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RICHMOND, Va. — More than a dozen Democrats were elected to Virginia's House last fall, riding a wave of resentment against President Donald Trump....
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RICHMOND, Va. — Democrats in the Virginia General Assembly have expressed frustration over Republicans' refusal to take up gun control legislation in the wake...
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ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A former superintendent of the state's transportation department has been sentenced to seven years in prison for his role in an...
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STUART, Va. — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has visited Patrick County to sign a piece of legislation aimed at paving the way for a...
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RICHMOND, Va. — College and graduate students have a little over a month to apply to the Governor's Fellows Program, an opportunity to learn...
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RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia legislators are seeking to mitigate the personal and economic consequences of their constituents' student loan debt by creating a state-level...
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RICHMOND, Va. — Minority and low-income advocacy groups are joining the Virginia branch of the American Civil Liberties Union in opposing the General Assembly's...
New Virginia lawmakers have little luck making laws

RICHMOND, Va. — Democrats from around the country cheered last year when a bumper crop of new candidates in Virginia surpassed all expectations, winning...
Key GOP lawmaker backs Medicaid expansion in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. — A powerful Republican lawmaker has publicly endorsed expanding Medicaid in Virginia after years of opposition, boosting the chances the Old Dominion...
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RICHMOND, Va. — Nine projects across Virginia intended to boost economic development will collectively receive just over $2.6 million in state grants. ...

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