| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:36 PM
Even with nearly a year and a half to go before Virginia legislators go to the voters again, the money machine is cranking.
Despite the law's demand to cool it and take no donations during a legislative session that accounted for a third of the latest...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 5:08 PM
RICHMOND — Hundreds of new laws take effect Tuesday, and you probably won't notice most of them.
But one would have caught just about everyone's attention if it hadn't gone into effect: The new state budget.
It directs $96 billion in state and...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:52 AM
The Peninsula lost out in the state Senate committee reshuffle that followed state Sen. Thomas K. "Tommy" Norment Jr.'s re-ascension to the post of Majority Leader.
Norment released new committee assignments last night, and among other changes, state...
| May 30, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Whither now for Medicaid expansion and state Sen. Emmett Hanger's stab at compromise?
That is the question. For now, it seems, we marinate. We see if this is the potential breakthrough it sounded like for about 15 minutes there, before Senate Democratic...
| May 23, 2014
| 7:33 AM
Sen. Mark Warner (D)
Washington, D.C., office:
475 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
101 W. Main Street
Norfolk, Va. 23510
| Feb 6, 2014
| 10:28 AM
RICHMOND — Senate Democrats advanced a pair of bills Thursday meant to roll back state abortion regulations that Republicans adopted in recent years.
Bills covering many of the same issues proved to be non-starters in the House Wednesday evening,...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 4:49 PM
RICHMOND – Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Monday proposed a pilot program to expand Medicaid health coverage for the poor for at least two years.
The governor pushed his proposal as a potential break in a logjam on the divisive issue, but it didn't...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Sunday morning programs have revised their guest lineups in response to the Connecticut school shootings. Here's an update on those programs, where gun control will be a recurring topic: “Meet the Press” welcomes New York Mayor Michael...