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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.

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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.

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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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