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New Rasmussen Survey Shows Voter Support For Major Figures

A new statewide survey from Rasmussen Reports shows Governor McDonnell and President Obama get the backing of most Virginia voters.

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Joe Biden Will Help Democrats Raise Money For Fall Campaigns

The man who’s a heartbeat away from the Presidency will return to Virginia on Saturday.

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Virginia Voters Get Three Choices In Governor’s Race

Libertarian candidate for Governor Robert Sardis has qualified for Virginia’s November 5th ballot.

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Supreme Court Ruling Won’t Affect Virginia Ban On Gay Marriages

Virginia’s 2006 constitutional amendment than bans same-sex marriages is unaffected by a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling.

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Virginians Speak Out On Supreme Court’s Voting Rights Ruling

Virginians are speaking out about the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling that voids a part of the 1965 Voting Rights Act.

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Former Supervisor Tony Iachetta Has Died

Former Albemarle Supervisor Tony Iachetta has passed away.

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Advocates Of Restoring Voting Rights Face New Challenge

Virginia organizations that are eager to get non-violent offenders registered to vote still face challenges.

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Scottsville Residents Have Options For Giving Supervisors Input

Scottsville District residents have options for letting the Albemarle Supervisors know how they feel about candidates for a vacant seat.

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Snyder Will Help Cuccinelli With Fundraising

Pete Snyder’s campaign for Lieutenant Governor is over, but he’s now helping GOP nominee for Governor Ken Cuccinelli with fundraising.

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Eleven People Want Dumler’s Vacant Seat

Eleven people have applied for the Scottsville District supervisor’s seat that Chris Dumler vacated on June 5th.

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Iachetta, Commander Plead Guilty To Misdemeanors

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Former Charlottlesville Registrar Sheri Iachetta and former electoral board member Stephanie Commander have pleaded guilty to misdemeanors related to the use of city-owned cell phones.

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More clues point to an all-girl ‘Ghostbusters’

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Director Paul Feig has teased fans with his latest "Ghostbusters" casting coup.

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Star-studded cast bringing back ‘Wet Hot American Summer’

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Bradley Cooper, Elizabeth Banks, and Paul Rudd will officially reprise their roles from the 2001 cult comedy.

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Chocolate maker trolls Patriots with ‘deflated football’ candy

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The chocolate football with a big dent in its side is good enough to (ch)eat!

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Bill would grant war powers to fight Islamic State militants

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The top Democrat on the House intelligence panel is introducing a bill to authorize war against ISIS.