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Crystal Ball Updates Rating For November Contests

The University of Virginia’s Center for Politics has updated its rating on the fall races.

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There’s One More Saturday For Absentee Balloting

Every Virginia registrar will open his or her office on Saturday.

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Democrats Stump In City; Cuccinelli Goes To Loudoun

Democrats have promoted their ticket in the city while GOP nominee Ken Cuccinelli campaigned in Loudoun.


GOP Lawmakers Outline Education Goals For 2014

Republican leaders of the General Assembly unveil their plans for K-12 education.

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Area Electoral Board Member Says Purges Are Proper

A local member of an electoral board says systematic purges of voter rolls are necessary.

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Virginia Gets $37 Million Settlement From McKesson

Virginia is getting $37 million from a settlement with McKesson Pharmaceuticals.

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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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Governor Tallies Number Of People With Restored Rights

Governor McDonnell and his staff have tallied the numbers of nonviolent felons with restored rights.


AMC To Tell Story Of Washington Spy Ring

AMC plans to air a series about George Washington’s spy ring in 2014.

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Board Hopeful Expects Budget Crunch

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A candidate in a school board special election expects tough choices in the next budget cycle.