The board overseeing a group tasked with spurring economic development in Virginia has new leadership.
The Virginia Department of Forestry says a statewide outdoor burning ban is in effect starting Saturday until the end of April.
The two couples at the center of a fight over the legality of gay marriage in Virginia are celebrating a federal judge’s ruling overturning the state’s ban.
A federal judge ruled Thursday that Virginia’s ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional, making it the first state in the South to have its voter-approved prohibition overturned.
Democrats in the Virginia Senate want to increase the minimum wage by 2 dollars an hour.
Virginia Senate Democrats, enjoying a new majority in the upper chamber, are trying to repeal a law mandating that women seeking abortions undergo ultrasounds.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe has plenty of allies in his efforts to expand Medicaid eligibility in Virginia, including the state’s hospitals, insurance companies, several business organizations, liberal advocacy groups, and even some Republican state senators.
Police seeking a reserve Virginia police officer reported missing Saturday say they have arrested three siblings in connection with their continuing search.
A federal judge was set to hear arguments Tuesday on whether Virginia’s ban on gay marriage should be struck down, which is the position the state’s newly elected Democratic attorney general has endorsed in a move that angered many Republican lawmakers.
The case is the first one in the South to reach oral arguments before a federal judge.