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State Agency Certifies Election Results

The State Board of Elections last week certified the results of the November 3rd general election.

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Retiring Elected Officials Honored

Departing city councilors and county supervisors have compared notes with fellow Democrats.

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Cruz Files Petitions For GOP Primary

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R- Texas) has become the fifth GOP presidential candidate to qualify for the March 1st Virginia Primary.

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Lawmakers Back Bill Restricting Refugees

Congressman Robert Hurt and eight other Virginians in the House of Representatives have voted for legislation creating new obstacles for Syrian refugees.

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Carson Joins Republicans Filing Petitions

Ben Carson has become the latest 2016 presidential hopeful who's filed enough petition signatures for the March 1st Republican primary.


Predictions More Hopefuls Will Bow Out

The field of Republican presidential hopefuls is shrinking, and UVA's Larry Sabato expects more dropouts as we get closer to Christmas.

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Bush Joins Trump, Kasich As Early Filers

Jeb Bush has joined Donald Trump and John Kasich on the list of GOP presidential hopefuls who have filed petition signatures for a March 1st primary.

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Northam Kicks Off ’17 Race For Governor

Ralph Northam has officially launched his 2017 bid for the Governor's Mansion.

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Kasich Submits Petitions For GOP Primary

Ohio Governor John Kasich submits petition signatures for Virginia's March 1st presidential primary.

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Councilors Okay 2016 Wish List

City councilors have signed off on a wish list for the 2016 General Assembly

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GOP Picks Leaders For 2016, 2017

GOP Delegates have chosen their leaders for 2016 and '17.

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Democrats Reelect Toscano As Leader

House of Delegates Democrats have chosen David Toscano for another two-year term as the Minority Leader.

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Supreme Court Will Review 2012 Map

The U.S. Supreme Court will review a 2012 congressional map that's been rejected by lower courts.

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Toscano Wants To Stay Minority Leader

David Toscano (D- Charlottesville) wants to stay on as House of Delegates Minority Leader.

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Tidewater Delegates Eye Statewide Post

Two members of the House of Delegates want the 2017 Republican nomination for Lieutenant Governor.

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County Boards Begin Budget Process

The Albemarle Supervisors and the County School Board expect their workforce will get modest pay increases in the next budget.…

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Trump Qualifies For Virginia Primary

Donald Trump's Virginia campaign has gathered enough petition signatures to get on the March 1st Virginia Primary ballot.

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Carson Speaks At Liberty University

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson appeared Wednesday at Liberty University in Lynchburg.

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Suit Against Lunsford Continues

A Richmond lawyer says a lawsuit against outgoing Albemarle Commonwealth's Attorney Denise Lunsford will continue.

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Tracci Denies Lunsford Third Term

Albemarle Republican Robert Tracci has defeated incumbent Democrat Denise Lunsford, and will be the county's next Commonwealth's Attorney.

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