A bill that would weaken state oversight of Dominion Virginia Power’s rates has won approval from a Senate panel.
The Republican-controlled Senate on Thursday approved a bipartisan bill to construct the Keystone XL oil pipeline, defying a presidential ve…
Supporters of a Norfolk man serving more than 6 life sentences made a trip to Richmond and delivered 14,000 signatures.
A Virginia Senate committee is proposing to exempt gold, silver and platinum bullion from the state sales tax.
The Obama administration floated a plan Tuesday that for the first time would open up a broad swath of the Atlantic Coast to drilling.
A new poll from CNU shows — among other things — Virginians think former Gov. Bob McDonnell’s prison sentence was fair.
A Virginia Senate committee voted Monday to prohibit discrimination in public employment on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identi…
A federal appeals court has approved former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s request to remain free while he appeals his corruption convictions
McDonnell is ordered to appear before the discplinary board on Feb. 20 to say why his license should not be further suspended or revoked.
A Virginia Senate committee has rejected a proposal to provide adoption rights to unmarried gay couples.
A Virginia Republican lawmaker is advocating for a bill that would make it illegal to perform an abortion on a woman who has been pregnant f…
Virginia delegation from both sides of the aisle are working together to stop another round of sequestration.
Federal prosecutors say former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s appeal of his corruption convictions doesn’t present any arguments strong enoug…
A Virginia state senator says it’s time to decriminalize marijuana.
A state Senate committee has endorsed a proposal to require 20 minutes a day of physical activity for public school students.