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9 hours ago

Law On Exhuming Bodies Under Review

State lawmakers are considering a bill that requires notification of the next-of-kin before a body is exhumed.

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1 day ago

Amended Threshold For Reckless Driving

The State Senate has approved a bill that prevents drivers from being charged with reckless driving if they're going only 11 miles above the speed limit.

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Boyd Shares Views On Albemarle $$$$

Former Albemarle Supervisor Ken Boyd shares his views on the county's revenue picture.

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2 days ago

Toscano Makes Plea To Lawmakers

Delegate David Toscano (D- Charlottesville) wants more socially conservative lawmakers to withdraw their proposals to limit gay and lesbian rights.

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2 days ago

State Senate Passes Marriage Bill

The State Senate approves legislation dealing with marriages when one partner is under 18.

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Senators Okay Bill On Sanctuary Cities

State Senators approve a bill that might punish sanctuary cities or counties.

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2 days ago

Bloomberg Ad Rips Into Governor

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, a former political ally of Terry McAuliffe, blasted the Governor in a Richmond Times-Dispatch ad.

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2 days ago

State Senator Changes Her Mind Twice

A state senator reversed course twice in the same day regarding a judgeship.

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2 days ago

Forbes Seeks New Term

Eight-term Congressman Randy Forbes is seeking another term this year, and his upcoming campaign will be in a different district.

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. listens to testimony. Over two hundred member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars attended a joint meeting of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs Committee on Tuesday, March 4, 2008 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Lauren Victoria Burke/WDCPIX.COM)

2 days ago

Sanders Opens Local Campaign Office

Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will open a new Charlottesville area campaign office Wednesday evening.

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5 days ago

GOP Chooses Convention To Pick Nominee

5th District Republican leaders will hold a May 14th convention to select a nominee for Congress.

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5 days ago

Boards Take Heat For Recent Decision

Earlysville resident Gary Grant has scolded the Albemarle Supervisors for deciding their committee assignments in a January 6th closed session.

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6 days ago

New GOP Hopeful Enters Race

Andrew Griffin, who's from the Lynchburg area, has become the fifth Republican to voice interest in the House seat that Robert Hurt will vacate later this year.

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7 days ago

Late Start For City Schools March 1st

The Charlottesville schools will hold classes March 1st, but students will show up two hours late.

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7 days ago

Senate Approves Weapons-Related Bill

The State Senate voted 27-13 on Thursday for legislation that honors concealed weapons permits from 25 of Virginia's sister states.

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7 days ago

State Tosses Out GOP Pledge Form

The State Board of Elections has voted to scrap the statement of affiliation that Virginia Republicans once wanted for the March 1st presidential primary.

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1 week ago

Governor Predicts Clinton Win In VA

Governor McAuliffe has told a nationwide news program he expects Hillary Clinton will win Virginia's March 1st Democratic primary.

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1 week ago

Chief Justice Rejects Boundary Delay

The U.S. Supreme Court has shot down a request to delay new boundaries for some Virginia congressional districts.

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1 week ago

Dittmar Campaign Has New Totals

The congressional campaign of Albemarle Democrat Jane Dittmar has released new fundraising totals.

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2 weeks ago

GOP Primary Voters Won’t Face Oath

Republicans who vote in the March 1st GOP presidential primary won't have to sign a statement of affiliation.

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