The Democratic governor unveiled these and other proposed changes to the state’s biennial budget Wednesday.
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Tuesday took his most definitive step yet toward running for president, announcing plans to “actively explor…
The governor introduced a package of gun control measures in Arlington Monday that he said were necessary to keep Virginians safe.
McAuliffe is planning to include $28 million in his budget for new voting machines across Virginia that would create a paper trail for indiv…
Starting next year, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe will head a council responsible for Chesapeake Bay restoration efforts.
The Justice Department, which spent years looking into the matter, says it lacks sufficient evidence to convict anyone and found no new info…
Del. Joseph Dee Morrissey, D-Henrico, spoke after attending church services Sunday in Richmond.
Del. Joseph D. Morrissey entered an Alford plea Friday to a misdemeanor count of contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
The vote was 56-40 in favor of the measure, which funds nearly the entire government through the Sept. 30 end of the fiscal year.
U.S. probation office suggests at least 10 years and a month with 12 years and 7 months at most.
The House has passed a $1.1 trillion spending bill after President Obama phoned Democratic lawmakers, urging them to back it.
Congress has passed legislation requiring states to report yearly the number of deaths in police custody to the U.S. Dept. of Justice.
McDonnell’s ties to his trial judge date back to 1997 when he voted against the judge’s wife’s nomination to the Va. Supreme Court.
Republican Todd Pillion has won a special election to fill a southwest Virginia seat in theHouse of Delegates.
With time running short, Republicans and Democrats agreed Tuesday on a $1.1 trillion spending bill to avoid a government shutdown.
The latest count gives the GOP a 246-188 majority. One race, in Arizona, is still outstanding.
The memorial site at Capitol Square, just in front of the Patrick Henry Building, remembers 32 national guard soldiers and 870 public safety…
Obama is to announce Friday that he will nominate Carter as Hagel’s successor.
The State Board of Health voted Thursday to begin revising Virginia’s hotly debated abortion clinic regulations.
Christmas is always an over-the-top event at the White House. This month 65,000 guests are expected, 26 trees are decorated and 106 voluntee…
President Barack Obama plans to announce his pick to lead the Pentagon on Friday.