09/15/14 04:00 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — University of Virginia President Teresa A. Sullivan says the university community is deeply concerned about a student who has been missing since early Saturday. Sullivan issued the statement Monday as police continued to search for Hannah Elizabeth Graham. Police say...
09/15/14 03:00 PM
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia attorney general's office is creating the position of a statewide coordinator to prepare local inmates for their return to society. Attorney General Mark R. Herring also announced Monday the creation of a re-entry portal to assist in that effort. While the...
09/15/14 01:15 PM
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia is among the states whose coffers depend most on a state income tax, and a recent report links a decline in the growth rate of state income tax revenues to the rising concentration of income for the richest households. A report by the credit ratings agency Standard...
By Paul Bedard | 09/10/14 09:45 AM
Virginia Senate poll has incumbent Mark Warner beating Republican challenger Ed Gillespie 53 percent to 31 percent.
By Thomas Sowell | 09/10/14 07:46 AM
The damage done by government officials who betray the public's trust goes far beyond the money stolen or misused, or whatever particular abuse of power landed them behind bars.
By Lisa Ruhl | 09/05/14 03:21 PM
President Obama this week is overseas for the NATO summit in Wales. He first stopped in Estonia to ease concerns over Russian forces moving in on Ukraine.
By Betsy Woodruff | 09/04/14 05:49 PM
Virginia state Sen. Dick Black, former chief of the Army's Criminal Law Division at the Pentagon, said he suspects the bad news won't last.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/04/14 04:31 PM
The soap-opera-like trial of the former governor and his wife, Maureen, came to an end Thursday, with both McDonnells being found guilty of corruption charges.
By Paul Bedard | 09/02/14 05:32 PM
Virginia Del. Barbara Comstock is winning the backing of the GOP's big hitters -- Mitt Romney, Sen. Marco Rubio, Rep. Paul Ryan -- in her bid to win the House seat of her former boss, retiring Rep. Frank Wolf.
By Rebecca Berg | 08/31/14 05:05 PM
Some vulnerable Democrats running for re-election have calculated that, in this election cycle, the risks of the unscripted format outweigh the benefits.Â
By Steve Doty | 08/25/14 03:55 PM
Virginia Republican candidate for Senate Ed Gillespie pushed the need to lower the corporate tax rate to 25 percent Monday.
By Steve Doty | 08/22/14 07:44 AM
Virginia Republican candidate for Senate Ed Gillespie will embark on a statewide bus tour that'll run through all of next week.
By Steve Doty | 08/21/14 09:04 AM
The Virginia Republican candidate for Senate hits on all the major GOP talking points, like growing the middle class and hammering Washington policies that he believes are stunting economic growth.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/20/14 05:29 PM
Some wonder whether the Northern Virginia Republican's absence from the trail in the weeks before the general election could be a downside for her campaign.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/20/14 06:04 PM
He's black. He's Jewish. He's a veteran. He's a Republican. And he's running for Jim Moran's House seat. "Anything can happen," Micah Edmond says.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/29/14
By Byron York | 09/29/14
By Paul Bedard | 09/29/14
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By David M. Drucker | 09/29/14