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Opposition To Counties’ Interest In Equal Taxing Powers

A past leader of the local tea party hopes Albemarle won't pursue equal taxing powers for counties and cities.

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Week Three Of McDonnells’ Corruption Trial

The corruption trial of former governor Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, has featured over two dozen prosecution witnesses so far.

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Counties Want Taxing Power Equal To Cities’

County Supervisors voice interest in adding taxation-related requests to the next General Assembly.

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Virginia Lawmakers Split On Lawsuit Against President

Virginia's congressional delegation has a sharp partisan split over a resolution that supports suing the President.

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Petersburg’s Rosalyn Dance Wins Democrats’ Senate Primary

Delegate Rosalyn Dance (D- Petersburg) has won a Democratic primary for a vacant State Senate seat.

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Advisory Panel For 29 Corridor Meets With Former VDOT Commissioner

An advisory panel for the Route 29 corridor improvements met Thursday with a former VDOT commissioner.

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Democrats To Nominate Candidate For Vacant State Senate Seat

Richmond and Petersburg area Democrats will nominate a candidate for a State Senate seat on Saturday.

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McDonnell Trial Includes Testimony From Mansion Director

The onetime director of the Virginia Governor's Mansion testified Thursday at the McDonnell trial.

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Former Maureen McDonnell Chief Of Staff Calls Ex-Boss “Nutbag”

A onetime Chief of Staff for Maureen McDonnell has portrayed her ex-boss in less than flattering terms.

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Transportation Secretary: VDOT Will Be Flexible With 29 Projects

Virginia's Secretary of Transportation says VDOT will be flexible when it does major road improvements.

State Board Elections

Board Of Elections Has New Provision Regarding Photo ID’s And Voting

Virginia's Board of Elections has a new provision on photo ID's used by voters.

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McDonnell Trial Day 7

There were more witnesses for the prosecution in day seven of the McDonnell trial.

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Slow First Year For City’s Office Of Human Rights

One of the city's newest agencies has had a slow first year.

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Week Two Of McDonnells’ Trial In Richmond

The Richmond trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell resumes following a weekend break.

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Some Alumni Criticize UVA Draft Plan For Handling Dissent

The UVA Board of Visitors has been stung by alumni criticism of a draft plan on dealing with dissent.

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Cantor Will Resign From Congress August 18th

Congressman Eric Cantor (R- Henrico County) will resign from Congress August 18th.

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Williams Provides Extensive Testimony During McDonnells’ Trial

The star witness for the prosecution in the Bob and Maureen McDonnell trial provides hours of testimony.

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Some Virginians Try To Save Columbia From Disincorporation

There's a new effort to save the Town of Columbia from disincorporation.

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New Report Shows Virginia’s Kids Faring Better

The latest Kids Count report shows Virginia children are faring better than youngsters in other states.

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