Rappahannock Co. Republican Party Censures Riggleman
Rappahannock Co. Republican Party Censures Riggleman

Virginia's 5th District congressman is under fire from a Republican group accusing him of abandoning party principles.

19 hrs 21 mins ago
Lt. Gov. Fairfax Files $400M Lawsuit Against CBS News
Lt. Gov. Fairfax Files $400M Lawsuit Against CBS News

Virginia Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax is suing CBS News for $400 million over interviews the network aired with two women who accuse him of sexual assault.

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 10:59 AM EDT
Gov. Northam: August 2019 General Fund Revenue Collections Up 0.3% From Previous Year
Gov. Northam: August 2019 General Fund Revenue Collections Up 0.3% From Previous Year

Governor Ralph Northam announced today that August General Fund revenue increased 0.3% from the previous year.

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 1:22 PM EDT by John Early
Sen. Warner Secures $15M Research at Virginia Tech Transportation Institute
Sen. Warner Secures $15M Research at Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) announced that the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute will receive $15 million in federal funding to support research on safe automated driving integration.

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 10:07 AM EDT by John Early
Northam Announces Dr. Underwood as Virginia’s 1st-Ever Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Northam Announces Dr. Underwood as Virginia’s 1st-Ever Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Gov. Northam announced that Dr. Janice Underwood, former Director of Diversity Initiatives at ODU, will serve as Virginia’s first-ever Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

Monday, September 9th 2019, 10:41 AM EDT by John Early
Dr. Alcorn Challenges Delegate Bell to Attend All Debates
Dr. Alcorn Challenges Delegate Bell to Attend All Debates

Democratic challenger, Dr. Elizabeth Alcorn, is calling on incumbent Delegate Rob Bell to participate in multiple debates.

Monday, September 9th 2019, 10:13 AM EDT by John Early
Dominion Energy Crews Moving Swiftly to Restore Power After Hurricane Dorian
Dominion Energy Crews Moving Swiftly to Restore Power After Hurricane Dorian

Dominion Energy crews have restored power to 92% of the customers in South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia impacted by Hurricane Dorian, as of mid-afternoon Saturday.

Saturday, September 7th 2019, 4:49 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Virginia Public School System Lifts Teacher Drug Tests
Virginia Public School System Lifts Teacher Drug Tests

A public school system in Richmond, Virginia, says starting next school year, they'll no longer require educators to take a drug test before being allowed to teach.

Tuesday, July 16th 2019, 11:09 AM EDT
Senators Warner, Kaine Introduce Bill to Halt 'Cruel Treatment' of Children at the Border
Senators Warner, Kaine Introduce Bill to Halt 'Cruel Treatment' of Children at the Border

U.S. Sens. Warner and Kaine joined Sens. Merkley and Schumer in introducing legislation to put an end to the Trump Administration’s treatment of children at the U.S.-Mexico border.

Friday, July 12th 2019, 10:52 AM EDT by John Early
General Assembly's Gun Control Session Ends Without Decision, Sen. Kaine Weighs-In
General Assembly's Gun Control Session Ends Without Decision, Sen. Kaine Weighs-In

Senator Tim Kaine is frustrated by the inaction from the General Assembly on gun control measures.

Thursday, July 11th 2019, 5:01 PM EDT by Moriah Davis
Special Session to Debate Gun Laws Adjourned, Pushed to November
Special Session to Debate Gun Laws Adjourned, Pushed to November

Virginia lawmakers held a special session in Richmond Tuesday to debate and vote on new gun laws, but within two hours Republicans moved to adjourn, pushing things off until November.

Tuesday, July 9th 2019, 11:16 AM EDT by Henry Graff