The House approved a $1.9 trillion pandemic relief bill early Saturday that includes $1,400 direct payments to Americans and a minimum wage hike. It now moves to the Senate.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic-led House passed a bill Thursday that would enshrine LGBTQ protections in the nation's labor and civil rights laws, a top priority of President Joe Biden, though the legislation faces an uphill battle in the Senate.
Gov. Northam compliments the work of the Va. General Assembly
It’s fashionable — and correct — these days to point out how many Republicans have lost touch with their party’s heritage. Some on the right l…
Another Republican candidate will be entering the race, according to a statement.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic leaders have a potent dynamic on their side as Congress preps for its first votes on the party’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill: Would any Democrat dare cast the vote that scuttles new President Joe Biden’s leadoff initiative?
Your Thursday morning headlines: 8-year path to citizenship in Biden's immigration bill; NASA rover to reach Mars today; plus the weather forecast and latest from the storm.
Wren Williams, 32, suggests it is time for fresh representation for the 9th House District of Patrick County and parts of Franklin and Henry counties.
A bill to move all remaining May municipal elections to November now heads to the governor's desk.
I enjoyed your thoughtful editorial on Jan. 25 (“What will Democrats who oppose coal tax credits do for Southwest?”). The question is well tak…
In a whirlwind defense, Donald Trump's impeachment attorneys aired a litany of grievances Friday, arguing the former president bore no responsibility for the deadly attack on the U.S. Capitol while accusing Democrats of “hatred” and “hypocrisy.”
Your Friday morning headlines: After Dems' visceral presentation, Trump's team is up; study on police diversity; Britney Spears court drama. Plus, the weekend weather and more.
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.
Prosecutors unveiled chilling new security video in Donald Trump’s impeachment trial Wednesday, showing gripping scenes of how close the rioters were to the country’s leaders.
The norms have changed in Richmond when it comes to interviewing potential candidates for state judgeships.
Because of some unusual mechanics, 11 members of the General Assembly who are running for statewide offices can now raise campaign money while they legislate.
RICHMOND — The General Assembly is halfway through its work in passing new laws in areas including transportation, COVID-19 relief and parole …
Virginia lawmakers took key steps toward making Virginia the 16th state to legalize marijuana, as the House and Senate voted separately Friday to allow recreational use by adults, with retail sales by 2024.