Virginia House of Delegates
The Virginia House of Delegates has given preliminary approval to a bill that would cap student athletic fees at the state’s public universities.
A bill requiring textbooks used by Virginia students to note that the Sea of Japan is also known as the East Sea is headed to Gov. Terry McAuliffe.
At least two Republican incumbents lost, but the GOP turned back most challenges by Democrats to retain a solid majority in the Virginia House of Delegates.
House Speaker Bill Howell has derailed a surprise power play by Senate Republicans to redraw Virginia’s 40 Senate districts to their advantage.
The House of Delegates has passed legislation that would assign letter grades to public schools in Virginia just as teachers grade students from A to F.
The House of Delegates has passed legislation Thursday to allow home-schooled students to play public school sports, but the measure faces an uncertain fate in the Senate.
The Virginia House of Delegates has voted overwhelmingly to confirm Tracy Thorne-Begland of Richmond as the state’s first openly gay judge.