I could never afford to attend college without tuition assistance, and I know I’m not the only one. Families, like mine, all across Virginia f…
Well over $500,000 dollars has been raised by the candidates who are in the running for the House of Delegate seats that represent much of the New River Valley, according to the most recent campaign finance data.
The governor made the announcement on the Virginia Tech campus.
Liam Watson, 21, is a challenger to a seat Sara Bohn, 54, initially won in 2017 after she defeated long-time incumbent Annette Perkins in that year’s primary.
Law enforcement leaders said the state is tying up their officers and failing to deliver needed mental health care.
Gov. Ralph Northam has suggested some changes to the marijuana legalization bill ahead of next week's reconvened session of the Virginia General Assembly.
Pearisburg attorney Jason Ballard was officially named the Republican nominee for the 12th District seat in the House of Delegates. He will challenge Del. Chris Hurst, D-Blacksburg.
Republican Jason Ballard says he is ready to debate issues and discuss what's best for Southwest Virginia.
Virginia lawmakers passed more than 500 bills in the 2021 session, and more than two dozen of them directly addressed the problems brought on by the pandemic.
Law enforcement and prosecutors fought against the proposal, saying they were worried that people may not talk to police if they know information can be made public.
There are three measures the General Assembly is considering, and the biggest issue lawmakers are in dispute over is when the compensation pay should apply.
Another Republican candidate will be entering the race, according to a statement.
The General Assembly gave final passage to one of Stanley’s bills that would provide more opportunities for dogs and cats that have been tested on the chance to be adopted.
RICHMOND — Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, children did their schoolwork at McDonald’s and workers sat outside of libraries to check thei…
The bill would require drivers to fully change lanes to pass bicyclists and allow cyclists to ride two abreast in a lane.
Sen. Jeremy McPike of Northern Virginia and Del. Will Morefield of Tazewell are working on finalizing legislation to attract data centers to Southwest Virginia.
Larry Linkous, a well-known NRV businessman and former chairman of the Montgomery County GOP, has stepped forward to challenge Democrat Chris Hurst for the 12th District House of Delegates seat. Linkous said he will run as a centrist willing to work across the aisle on Southwest Virginia‘s infrastructure, technology and education needs.
RICHMOND — The General Assembly is halfway through its work in passing new laws in areas including transportation, COVID-19 relief and parole …
The Virginia House of Delegates now will consider the bill to limit the amount of time police can keep data that can be used to track drivers' movements. In other action, Sen. Bill Stanley's education equity amendment proposal advances, as does Sen. David Suetterlein's call for a statue of Booker T. Washington inside the Capitol.
The bills to help bring passenger rail back to the New River Valley still must pass another threshold of approval before going to Gov. Ralph Northam.