Election

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Governor Speaks To New Americans

Governor McAuliffe helps Monticello welcome 78 new Americans.

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Webb Announces He’s Running For President

Former Virginia Senator Jim Webb has officially announced he's seeking the Democratic nomination for President.

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Libertarian Challenges GOP Incumbent

A Libertarian is challenging an incumbent Republican in a House of Delegates district that includes parts of Nelson County.

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Recent House Hopeful Seeks Local Office

A 2014 congressional candidate wants to be Fluvanna County's next Treasurer.

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Voter Registration On July 4th

You can sign up from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Monticello.

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Democrats, GOP Spar Over Fundraising Event

Democrats and Republicans don't see eye-to-eye on the importance of numbers from the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner in Fairfax.

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Virginians React To Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Virginians are reacting to the latest U.S. Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriages.

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Matthew Trial Date: July 5, 2016

A trial date for Jesse Matthew has been set following a hearing that involved Albemarle's top prosecutors and Matthew's lawyers.

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Onetime House Candidate Defends Flag

A onetime candidate for a Virginia congressional seat defends the Confederate flag.

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Smith Kicks Off Scottsville Campaign

Republican Earl Smith has officially kicked off his run for Scottsville District supervisor.

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Smith Analyzes Primary Loss

Dede Smith analyzes her fourth-place finish in Charlottesville's Democratic primary.

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Stokes To Rejoin County School Board

Jon Stokes has been selected as the interim replacement for Eric Strucko on the Albemarle School Board.

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Democrats Want Voter Photo ID Overturned

Democrats want a judge to strike down Virginia's photo ID law,

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Pay Raise For Albemarle School Board

The Albemarle School Board members will get higher pay effective July 1st.

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Maureen McDonnell Lawyers File Appeal

The lawyers who represent former First Lady Maureen McDonnell have filed a new appeal.

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Many New School Board Hopefuls

The list of school board candidates has grown dramatically in Charlottesville and Albemarle.

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Supervisors Approve Comprehensive Plan

Albemarle Supervisors approve an updated comprehensive plan.

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Independent Files As Council Candidate

There will be an Independent candidate in this year's City Council election.

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Another Candidate For Albemarle Court Clerk

There's another hat in the ring in the race for Albemarle Circuit Court Clerk.

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Prosecutor Hopeful Outlines Goals

The GOP nominee in the Albemarle Commonwealth's Attorney's race has outlined his goals for that office.

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