iOS app Android app

Virginia House of Delegates

Virginia GOP Official Questions The Contributions Of Muslim Americans

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | Posted 08.07.2014 | Politics

Bob FitzSimmonds, treasurer of the Virginia Republican Party, is coming under fire from local officials for some eyebrow-raising comments he made abou...

Jason Linkins

WaPo Editors Express Dismay With The Monster They Created

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 02.24.2014 | Politics

The editors of The Washington Post are shocked -- shocked! -- to find that deficit panic is happening in their backyard: Virginia Republicans, havi...

House Leaders Reach Ethics Deal Following Governor's Investigation

Richmond Times-Dispatch | Jim Nolan and Olympia Meola | Posted 03.08.2014 | Politics

Republican and Democratic leaders in the House of Delegates have reached a tentative agreement on a wide-ranging package of legislative reforms to the...

John Celock

Howard Dean Expands Push To Elect Democrats In Virginia

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 05.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The political action committee founded by former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean (D) is increasing its efforts to elect Democrats to the Virgin...

Jason Linkins

Virginia To Impose Annual Fees On Hybrid Car Owners, Fueling New Transportation Funding Protests

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 02.25.2013 | Politics

In the Comonwealth of Virginia, the issue of transportation funding has always been a very tough nut to crack. Traffic in the D.C.-Metropolitan area i...

Ian Gray

State Legislators Sent Back To School

HuffingtonPost.com | Ian Gray | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

State legislators from around the country are stopping into classrooms this year to meet with students as part of the "America's Legislators Back to S...

Gay Virginia Prosecutor Gets Appointment After Rejection

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 06.14.2012 | Politics

Tracy Thorne-Begland, an openly gay Richmond prosecutor rejected for a judgeship by the Virginia House of Delegates last month, received a temporary a...

Gay Prosecutor Rejected For Virginia Judgeship May Get Temporary Appointment

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.22.2012 | Politics

Although conservatives in the Virginia legislature rejected Tracy Thorne-Begland, a Richmond-based prosecutor who is openly gay, for a judgeship last ...

Virginia Lawmaker Responds To SNL Skit Mocking Anti-Abortion Bills

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 02.21.2012 | Politics

The sponsor of Virginia's "fetal personhood" bill and a supporter of controversial legislation that would force women to have a medically unnecessary ...

One Va. Senate Seat In Question With 20-20 Chamber Split Possible

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.09.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The balance of power in the Virginia legislature remained uncertain following Tuesday's general election with one too-close-to-call Sena...

2011 Virginia Elections: Live Updates

Virginia Public Access Project | Posted 01.08.2012 | DC

Complete election results from the Virginia Public Access Project. ...

Conservative 'Ex-Gay' Candidate Admits Lesbian Affair

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics

Linda Wall, a conservative independent Virginia candidate for the House of Delegates, admitted on Wednesday that she had an affair with a female stude...

Human Microchips Seen As Device Of Antichrist' By Some In Virginia House

washingtonpost.com | Fredrick Kunkle and Rosalind S. Helderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The House of Delegates is scheduled to vote Wednesday on a bill that would protect Virginians from attempts by employers or insurance companies to imp...