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Howell: Too Soon For Extra Session

House Speaker Bill Howell sees no reason to hold a mid-August redistricting session.

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Virginians Split On Confederate Flag

A Quinnipiac University poll shows 46% in favor of getting rid of the Confederate flag on Virginia license plates, with 45% who want to keep it.

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Clinton Trails 3 GOP Hopefuls In Virginia

A new survey shows Democrat Hillary Clinton trails Republicans Jeb Bush, Scott Walker, and Marco Rubio in Virginia.

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McAuliffe Has Fresh Fight With GOP

Governor McAuliffe and the Republicans in the House of Delegates don't see eye-to-eye when it comes to Planned Parenthood.

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Kaine Helps Senate Pass New Education Bill

Virginia's Tim Kaine helps the U.S. Senate to pass a new version of No Child Left Behind.

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New Advisory Panel Begins Its Work

A new citizen advisory panel gets down to work.

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Onetime Candidate Denounces LGBT Policy

A past candidate for Lieutenant Governor is upset about a new Pentagon policy on transgender people.

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Northam Has New Fundraising Totals

Lieutenant Goverrnor Ralph Northam has new fundraising totals for his possible bid for the Governor's Mansion.

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Candidate Reacts To Weiner Case

The challenger in the Albemarle prosecutor's race responds to what happened in the Mark Weiner case.

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Governor Wants Special Session In August

Governor McAuliffe wants Virginia's delegates and state senators to come back next month for a special session.

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Area Republicans Prepare For Fall Campaign

Republican activists had two weekend events that are warmups for the general election campaign.

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Webb Says Both Parties Ignore Some Voters

Former U.S. Senator Jim Webb (D- Falls Church) brought his presidential campaign to Fox News Sunday.

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Mark Warner Wants Agency Chief Out

U.S. Senator Mark Warner (D-Alexandria) wants the director of the Office Of Personnel Management to resign now.

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Webb Shares Views On Campaign Finance

Former U.S. Senator Jim Webb (D-Falls Church) brought his campaign for President to the CBS This Morning program.

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Split Vote On Virginia Organizing Resolution

Albemarle Supervisors vote 5-1 for a resolution praising Virginia Organizing.

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Gilmore To Launch White House Bid Soon

Former Virginia Governor Jim Gilmore plans to launch a presidential bid in early August.

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McAuliffe Money Total Trails Predecessor

Governor McAuliffe's big-dollar fundraising efforts for political allies lags behind that of his predecessor.

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Groups Want Answers About Juvenile Arrests

Advocates for juvenile justice reforms demand answers from City Hall.

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Councilors Delay Action On Taylor Plaza

City Councilors delay vote on proposed hotel at William Taylor Plaza.

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Hurt Forecasts Spikes In Health Insurance

Hurt forecasts future increases in health insurance premiums.

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