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5 hours ago

Toscano Makes Plea To Lawmakers

Delegate David Toscano (D- Charlottesville) wants more socially conservative lawmakers to withdraw their proposals to limit gay and lesbian rights.

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5 hours ago

Bloomberg Ad Rips Into Governor

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, a former political ally of Terry McAuliffe, blasted the Governor in a Richmond Times-Dispatch ad.

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6 hours ago

Forbes Seeks New Term

Eight-term Congressman Randy Forbes is seeking another term this year, and his upcoming campaign will be in a different district.

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. listens to testimony. Over two hundred member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars attended a joint meeting of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs Committee on Tuesday, March 4, 2008 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Lauren Victoria Burke/WDCPIX.COM)

9 hours ago

Sanders Opens Local Campaign Office

Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will open a new Charlottesville area campaign office Wednesday evening.

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3 days ago

GOP Chooses Convention To Pick Nominee

5th District Republican leaders will hold a May 14th convention to select a nominee for Congress.

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3 days ago

Boards Take Heat For Recent Decision

Earlysville resident Gary Grant has scolded the Albemarle Supervisors for deciding their committee assignments in a January 6th closed session.

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4 days ago

New GOP Hopeful Enters Race

Andrew Griffin, who's from the Lynchburg area, has become the fifth Republican to voice interest in the House seat that Robert Hurt will vacate later this year.

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5 days ago

Late Start For City Schools March 1st

The Charlottesville schools will hold classes March 1st, but students will show up two hours late.

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5 days ago

Senate Approves Weapons-Related Bill

The State Senate voted 27-13 on Thursday for legislation that honors concealed weapons permits from 25 of Virginia's sister states.

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5 days ago

State Tosses Out GOP Pledge Form

The State Board of Elections has voted to scrap the statement of affiliation that Virginia Republicans once wanted for the March 1st presidential primary.

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6 days ago

Governor Predicts Clinton Win In VA

Governor McAuliffe has told a nationwide news program he expects Hillary Clinton will win Virginia's March 1st Democratic primary.

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1 week ago

Chief Justice Rejects Boundary Delay

The U.S. Supreme Court has shot down a request to delay new boundaries for some Virginia congressional districts.

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1 week ago

Dittmar Campaign Has New Totals

The congressional campaign of Albemarle Democrat Jane Dittmar has released new fundraising totals.

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1 week ago

GOP Primary Voters Won’t Face Oath

Republicans who vote in the March 1st GOP presidential primary won't have to sign a statement of affiliation.

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1 week ago

Bernie Backers Rally In Charlottesville

Local supporters of Bernie Sanders rallied Saturday in downtown Charlottesville.

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2 weeks ago

McAuliffe, Gun-Safety Advocates Sound Off

Governor McAuliffe and gun-safety advocates sound off on a proposed compromise.

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2 weeks ago

Albemarle Kids Get Day Off March 1st

Albemarle school students will have a holiday on March 1st, the day of the Virginia Primary.

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2 weeks ago

New Threshold Amount For Larcenies

The State Senate has approved legislation that raises the threshold amount for a felony larceny conviction from $200 to $500.

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2 weeks ago

Lawmakers Honor Ex-Speaker Tom Moss

State Senator Creigh Deeds and his colleagues paid tribute Thursday to the late Tom Moss, who was a past Speaker of the House.

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2 weeks ago

Nelson Prosecutor Will Step Down

Nelson County Commonwealth's Attorney Anthony Martin plas to resign from his office, and work in a private law firm.

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