The General Assembly has rejected Gov. McDonnell’s amendment that would quadruple the state's investment in a new statewide school division to govern failing schools.
In the closing hours of yesterday's lengthy reconvene session, Lieutenant Governor Bill Bolling was honored for his years of public service.
The General Assembly returns to Richmond today to consider Governor Bob McDonnell’s amendments and vetoes to legislation passed in this year's session.
U. S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-Va.) says he now is comfortable with allowing gay couples to marry.
U. S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-Va.) has announced that his first bill in the Senate will provide military veterans with easier access to civilian certification for skills learned while in service.
Howard Dean’s Political Action Committee -- Democracy for America -- is spending $750,000 to back Democratic candidates for five Virginia House of Delegates seats currently held by Republicans.
This spring you’re likely to see more people dining outside at Richmond restaurants after a new effort from the Jones Administration to cut red tape for restaurateurs.
Terry McAuliffe submitted 35,746 petitions yesterday to the State Board of Elections to be placed on the ballot as the Democratic candidate for Governor.
Governor McDonnell has signed into law a bill that will require Virginians to bring photo identification to the polls in order to vote.
Governor McDonnell has amended the bill that allows for the creation of federal health exchanges in Virginia to ban coverage of abortions.