| Nov 11, 2013
| 8:00 AM
We've just returned from vacation in Virginia and were struck by the number of campaign signs for the governor's race. As a former Republican (and a loyal one at that), I'm always saddened when I see a candidate commit "suicide by tea." The GOP must learn...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 5:55 PM
The U.S. Department of Justice and several states, including Virginia, announced a settlement agreement Tuesday allowing the merger of U.S. Airways and American Airlines, creating the largest commercial airline in the country.
As a result of the...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Former Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli's long running campaign against Obamacare won a second rebuff in federal court, when a Richmond judge dismissed a lawsuit challenging the penalty for not buying health insurance.
Cuccinelli had intervened in the...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 6:21 PM
Tom Steyer is standing upright near the corner of a small, beige meeting room at Georgetown University, arms at his sides, eyes shut intently. Half a dozen ministers and priests surround him, laying hands on his torso.
Together, the pastors begin to...
| Apr 3, 2013
Republican North Carolina state legislators have proposed allowing an official state religion in a measure that would declare the state exempt from the Constitution and court rulings.....Huffington Post Virginia Attorney General Kenneth Cuccinelli (R) has...
| Oct 19, 2012
Karen Remley announced her resignation as Virginia's Health Commissioner in an email to staff on Thursday. She cited the row over new abortion facility regulations as the reason for her decision.
"Today's message is very hard to write, as I am sharing...
| Apr 23, 2011
| 6:29 PM
One Hundred and fifty years after the first shots of the Civil War, there's a looming battle over race in Virginia with the potential to turn ugly.
The Republican-controlled House of Delegates and the Democrat-led Senate are already at odds over how to...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 12:06 PM
Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli joined a lawsuit in Texas that aims to stop the federal government from cutting greenhouse gas emissions from automobiles.
The lawsuit, filed last week by Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott, argues the U.S....
| Dec 12, 2011
| 3:01 PM
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:18 AM
On Thursday, Gov. Bob McDonnell signed his approval of the Board of Health's stricter "emergency" regulations for abortion clinics in Virginia. The new standards take effect Jan. 1, 2012, for one year or up to 18 months...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 3:36 PM
– Despite a pending U.S. Supreme Courtbattle over the federal health care law, Democrats in the House of Delegates want to create a health insurance benefits exchange as the law requires.
House Minority Leader David Toscano, D-Charlottesville, said...