Republican State Senator Mark Obenshain announced late yesterday afternoon that he will ask for a state funded recount, after losing the race to his Democratic opponent, Senator Mark Herring by 165 votes. Craig Carper reports.
The State Board of Elections voted yesterday to certify the results of the Attorney Genera'ls race, making Democratic State Senator Mark Herring the victor by 165 votes, the closest statewide contest in Virginia history. Craig Carper reports.
The Richmond School Board will announce the next school superintendent by the end of December. So far, the search has focused largely on candidates from outside the Richmond region. Craig Carper reports.
On Friday, Governor Bob McDonnell, along with private sector partners and members of the Richmond Public School Board officially launched the Earning By Learning Campaign at Francis Elementary School. Craig Carper reports.