07/16/14 04:30 PM
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The expansion of the Panama Canal to accommodate larger ships likely won't result in much cargo being diverted from West Coast ports to those on the East Coast, but it may result in stiffer competition among East Coast ports, Virginia's top port official said Wednesday. "I...
07/16/14 01:30 PM
CREWE, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture is guaranteeing a $40 million loan for Southside Electric Cooperative for system improvements. The loan will be used to build or improve more than 1,300 miles of line. The funding includes more than $8 million for smart grid projects....
By Becket Adams | 07/08/14 06:04 PM
John Foust, a Democratic House candidate in Virginia, has made it a point to attack his Republican opponent, Barbara Comstock, for opposing the Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act.
By David Freddoso | 06/30/14 02:01 PM
Last month, the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis released its newest annual data on each state's real gross domestic product, running through 2013. Among other things, the numbers reveal important insights into how each state fared in the period following the Great Recession — and possibly...
By Steve Doty | 06/26/14 11:31 AM
Dave Brat made national headlines earlier this month when he unseated incumbent House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.
By Betsy Woodruff | 06/19/14 02:25 PM
Dave Brat has a new campaign manager, and she's an Eric Cantor alum.
By Betsy Woodruff | 06/17/14 06:08 PM
If there's one lesson from the past week, it's that inside-baseball Virginia political fights can have mammoth national implications. Virginia Republicans disagree on the depth and breadth of their divisions. But there's one interesting point of consensus, and it's that Ed Gillespie is a...
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