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Toscano Believes His Party Benefits From Shutdown Furor

Local Delegate David Toscano believes the furor over the D.C. shutdown will help Democrats.

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Judge Says Voter Purging Is Allowed

A federal judge has ruled that the recent purging of voter rolls in Virginia is allowed.

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U.S. Senators And Many Workers React To End Of Shutdown

Virginia’s two U.S. Senators and many federal employees are reacting to the end of a shutdown.

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McAuliffe Continues Fundraising Edge

Democrat Terry McAuliffe continues to have a fundraising edge over Republican Ken Cuccinelli.

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Cuccinelli And S.C. Governor Stump In Albemarle

GOP nominee for Governor Ken Cuccinelli and the S.C. Governor have campaigned in Albemarle.

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Board Hopefuls Focus On Growth And Development Issues

Leaders of a pro-business organization heard Wednesday from Board of Supervisors’ candidates.

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Battle Brewing Over Voter Rolls Purging

There is a battle brewing over an order by the State Board of Elections to purge 57-thousand registered voters from the state rolls.

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Kilgore Urges Republicans To Work For Ticket

A onetime Attorney General wants local Republicans to work for this year’s GOP ticket. Jerry Kilgore (pictured) is helping the…

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Washington Post Endorses McAuliffe

The Washington Post has endorsed Terry McAuliffe in the contest for Governor.

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Wilder Endorses McAuliffe For Governor

Former Governor Doug Wilder wants to see fellow Democrat Terry McAuliffe get his old job.

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