Jeff Schapiro of the Richmond Times-Dispatch joins 88.9 WCVE’s Saraya Wintersmith for this week’s political analysis. Topics include: Governor-Elect Ralph Northam beginning to piece together an administration; recounts that could rock the balance of power in the House of Delegates getting underway; and out-going Governor Terry McAuliffe's role in the company GreenTech Automotive now coming back to haunt him.
Local advocates are calling on members of the General Assembly to support the expansion of Medicaid to help pay for community-based mental health services.
Virginia Senator Mark Warner joined 15 moderate Senate Democrats today (11/28) in urging Republican Senators to abandon their tax legislation and work on a bi-partisan bill that doesn’t grow the deficit.
Virginia House Minority Leader David Toscano says he’ll likely file a bill next session to address localities authority over statues within their borders. The bill was not among the first to be filed Monday (11/27).