| Oct 4, 2011
| 7:08 AM
Rep. Eric Cantor, R-Richmond, is not shy about criticizing President Barack Obama, especially on economic issues.
So it’s a little surprising the House Majority Leader is fairly reserved on changes to a visa program that Virginia’s seafood...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 2:04 PM
One industry wants to keep its foreign workers, the other wants to replace them.
That’s how it goes in Virginia, where imported labor does everything from shucking oysters to caring for the elderly.
U.S. Sens. Jim Webb and Mark Warner, both...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 9:39 AM
NASA opened the first of six new buildings planned at Langley Research Center on Friday, part of a $330 million effort to modernize the space agency's oldest campus.
"It is a like a new child," Langley Director Lesa Roe said during a ribbon-cutting...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 3:00 AM
Water has a tendency to flow downhill. This has been known for quite some time — to the point one might have assumed word had penetrated the hallowed halls of the U.S. House of Representatives by now.
Alas, it appears not. Last Wednesday, the House...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 3:12 PM
Rep. Rob Wittman has received guided tours of the Hampton VA Medical Center, and on Friday he decided to try something different.
The Westmoreland Republican dropped in for an unannounced, self-guided tour and said he was generally pleased after...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Here are local reactions to today's U.S. Supreme Court5-4 ruling upholding President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act.
Congressman Rob Wittman, R-Westmoreland, said he "will continue to support limiting the federal government's reach."
"As this law...