virginia politics

McDonnell Lawyers Seek Evidence in Civil Case Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's lawyers are asking a judge to give them access to evidence in a civil case against dietary supplements maker Star Scientific Inc.
Ex-GOP Sen. John Warner Endorses Democrat in U.S. Senate Race in Va.Former Republican Sen. John W. Warner on Monday endorsed his Democratic successor over a past national GOP chairman in the race for the U.S. Senate seat he held for 30 years.
GOP's Black Won't Run for Wolf's Seat in Va.Republican state Sen. Richard Black says he has decided against making a run for Congress to fill the seat being vacated by Frank Wolf.
Northern Virginia Election to Determine State's Senate ControlAfter months of squeaker elections and recounts, the race for control of Virginia's state Senate is coming down to a three-way special election in a northern Virginia swing district.
Former Bush Aide Ed Gillespie Launches Va. Senate Run Former Republican National Committee chairman Ed Gillespie has formally launched his campaign for a U.S. Senate seat representing Virginia.
Va. Republicans Want to Reduce Standardized Testing House Republicans want to reduce how many standardized tests Virginia's public school students take.
Va. Democrats Pledge Push for Gay-Friendly Laws Democratic lawmakers have pledged to try and make gay marriage legal in Virginia.
Va. Gov.-Elect McAuliffe Makes 2 More Cabinet AppointmentsDemocratic Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe is filling out his Cabinet, announcing Thursday two more members.
Herring Win Gives Virginia Democrats Rare Sweep for Top JobsA statewide recount has finally ended the nail-biting race for Virginia attorney general, giving Democrats their first top-of-the-ticket sweep since 1989 in a state that once was reliably red.
Recount for Virginia AG's Race Set for Dec. 17-18The recount in Virginia's historically close race for attorney general has been scheduled for Dec. 17 and 18.
Northam Defeats Jackson in Race for Va. Lt. Gov.Democratic state Sen. Ralph Northam on Tuesday defeated Republican E.W. Jackson for Virginia's lieutenant governor, in a race sharply defined by social issues.
Can Hard-Right Ideology Win in Virginia?Virginia is conducting nothing short of a grand political experiment in 2013, testing whether a tea party favorite can carry a closely divided state with conservative roots.
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