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Virginia Governor 2013

McAuliffe Goes For A Second Try

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 11.01.2013 | Politics

HARRISONBURG, Va. -- HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) — This time out, Democrat Terry McAuliffe's campaign strategy came down to three points: dramatically ou...

Jason Linkins

What Are Losing Candidates Doing With Their Last Few Days Of Campaigning In 2013?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 10.28.2013 | Politics

There aren't a whole lot of high-profile electoral races happening in the next few days, and the highest profile among them -- the New Jersey and Virg...

Gubernatorial Hopeful Shakes Up Key Race, From His Van

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

By Ian Simpson VIENNA, Va., Oct 22 (Reuters) - Crisscrossing Virginia in a black Dodge van, Robert Sarvis has brought his Libertarian ...

McAuliffe On Investors List For Group Embroiled In Fraud Case

AP | BOB LEWIS | Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. -- RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Documents in a federal fraud case list Virginia Democratic gubernatorial nominee Terry McAuliffe among scores ...

Luke Johnson

What Happens When A Government Shutdown Hits Your Campaign

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.07.2013 | Politics

ANNANDALE, Va. -- Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli took the stage Sunday afternoon at a candidates' forum in his home county to tell local business own...

Jason Linkins

Ken Cuccinelli Got A Sweet New RV

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics

What's going on these days in the Virginia Gubernatoriapocalypse that is Ken Cuccinelli versus Terry McAuliffe? Glad you asked! Cuccinelli, the curren...

Republican Once Compared Immigration Policy To Pest Control, Exterminating Rats

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 07.26.2013 | Politics

Virginia attorney general and GOP gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli told Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) in 2012 that he was a huge fan, and now it turn...

Jason Linkins

Ken Cuccinelli Warns Gay Marriage Will Lead To Polygamy Because This Is A Day That Ends With 'Y'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.25.2013 | Politics

Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, the Republican candidate for governor, co-authored an amicus brief with Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoelle...

Polls Show Just How Close Virginia Governor Race Is

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 05.16.2013 | Politics

Democrat Terry McAuliffe holds a 5-point lead over Republican Ken Cuccinelli in the Virginia gubernatorial race, according to a poll released Thursday...

Jason Linkins

Hot Presidential Speculation Involving Anti-Sodomy Virginia Official

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics

Interested in some hot 2016 or 2020 speculation? Over at The New Republic, there's a good read from Dave Catanese breaking down the possibilities for ...

Jason Linkins

Virginia Gubernatorial Race Already Awash In Fear, Loathing

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.11.2013 | Politics

This year's gubernatorial race in the Commonwealth of Virginia may offer a pitiable set of conditions for actual Virginia voters (of which I am one .....

Paul Blumenthal

Extra Freedom For Super PACs In Key Race This Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 02.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The general understanding of super PACs and other outside groups with political goals is that they must operate independently of candida...

This Man Could Cause A Huge Political Headache In Virginia

Richmond Times-Dispatch | Jim Nolan | Posted 03.12.2013 | DC

Results of a recent poll on the 2013 Virginia governor's race show Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling trailing well behind if he were to launch an independent cand...

Amanda Terkel

Progressive Favorite Makes Big Announcement

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Democratic congressman Tom Perriello has announced he will not be running for Virginia governor in 2013. "I have considered a ...

Amanda Terkel

Tom Perriello Reportedly Open To Running For Virginia Governor In 2013

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Tom Perriello is reportedly considering a bid for Virginia's governor's seat in 2013, according to sources close to the former Democrati...

'Virginia Curse' May Hurt Terry McAuliffe

Richmond Times-Dispatch | Jim Nolan | Posted 01.10.2013 | DC

RICHMOND, Va. -- Virginia Republicans did not have a lot to cheer about on Election Day when it came to the presidential election and the race for U.S...