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McAuliffe Holds Cash Advantage Over Cuccinelli

New campaign finance reports show Democrat Terry McAuliffe has roughly rwice the cash-on-hand of Republican Ken Cuccinelli.

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Democrats Add More Local Stops As Primary Gets Closer

More of the Democrats who are running for statewide offices have included events in our area.

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Council Hopefuls Share Their Views On Environment And Transportation

Seven candidates for City Council seats are highlighting their views on environmental issues and transportation.

Sabato Reacts To Bachmann’s Planned Retirement In 2014

A University of Virginia political expert is reacting to a controversial Minnesota lawmaker’s decision to retire.

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First Debate Set For Cuccinelli And McAuliffe

We now know when the two major party candidates for Governor will have their first debate. The Virginia Bar Association…

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New GOP Ticket Rallies Voters

The new Republican ticket made a stop to rally voters at the Albemarle GOP headquarters.

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Hurt endorses Bell in Attorney General race

A member of Congress is supporting Rob Bell’s campaign for Attorney General.

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GOP activits hear from Lt. Governor candidates

Seven Republicans who want to be the next Lieutenant Governor are aggressively pursuing delegates to this week’s State GOP convention.

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Republicans choose nominee for special election

A 12-year veteran of the House of Delegates is the Republicans’ choice for a special election.

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County Democrats elect new chair

The Albemarle Democrats have a new leader.

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Minnesota says the star running back will play on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints.

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Missing Person Case Involving UVA Student

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Authorities say a UVA student, 18-year-old Hannah Elizabeth Graham, is missing.

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Fenwick Favors Having Special Prosecutor Investigate Registrar’s Office

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City Councilman Bob Fenwick welcomes having a special prosecutor investigate the Registrar's Office.

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GM offers compensation for 19 deaths related to ignition switch

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General Motors will pay compensation for 19 deaths, more than the 13 the automaker previously admitted were caused by the recalled part.