By Rebecca Berg | 12/09/13 03:41 PM
Former lobbyist and Republican National Committee Chairman Ed Gillespie is weighing whether to mount a challenge to Democratic Sen. Mark Warner, of Virginia, who is highly popular heading into his re-election campaign next year. Warner, with approval ratings around 60 percent and nearly $6...
By Paul Bedard | 12/09/13 05:52 AM
Ed Gillespie, a former top aide to President George W. Bush who chaired both the Republican National Committee and Virginia GOP, said he is considering a bid against Democratic Sen. Mark Warner, automatically putting Virginia in play and giving the Republicans their best chance to take back...
12/03/13 10:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says an agreement between two companies over where lawsuits against each other can be filed should be honored. The high court ruled unanimously Tuesday for Atlantic Marine Construction Co., which had hired J-Crew Management, Inc. to provide construction...
By Eric Turner | 11/29/13 08:13 AM
McDonnell, 59, leaves office in January under the cloud of a federal investigation that has overshadowed his accomplishments, risks tarnishing his legacy and perhaps has crippled beyond repair a once-promising political future.
By Steve Doty | 11/27/13 11:58 AM
A recount in the race for Virginia attorney general will take place within the next three weeks, attorneys for state Sen. Mark Obenshain said Wednesday. On a conference call with reporters, Obenshain's legal team of Ashley L. Taylor Jr. and Stephen C. Piepgrass said the recount is expected to...
By Steve Doty | 11/26/13 05:03 PM
Republican candidate for Virginia attorney general Mark Obenshain announced Tuesday afternoon his campaign will officially file for a recount in the contest on Wednesday. Obenshain's announcement comes just one day after the Virginia Board of Elections certified the Nov. 5 election results for...
By Steve Doty | 11/25/13 02:32 PM
Republican candidate for Virginia Attorney General Mark Obenshain announced Monday his campaign will wait to make a decision on whether to request a recount in an election the Republican lost by 165 votes out of 2.2 million cast. "Over the next few days, we will continue to review these...
By Sean Higgins | 11/21/13 11:43 AM
A group of about 60 pro-immigration reform activists late Wednesday evening stormed an Arlington, Va., condominium complex where House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., maintains a home.
By Charles Hoskinson | 11/20/13 02:04 PM
Memo to GOP leaders: Virginia's over you and it's time to find a new relationship with Pennsylvania. That's what The Federalist blog is saying in an analysis calling for a complete overhaul of the party's electoral strategy.
By Timothy P. Carney | 11/20/13 12:39 PM
As a quick way to demonstrate the jaw-dropping growth of the federal government, conservatives and libertarians like me often point to the growing wealth in the D.C. area. Like a vortex, the federal government sucks in wealth from the rest of the country.
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