House of Delegates Republicans have introduced a bill to create a dedicated funding stream for sexual and domestic violence agencies. Craig Carper reports.
A bill that would give judges the option of requiring motor vehicle crash prevention courses for older drivers was killed on a 19 to 19 vote in the Senate yesterday, with Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam breaking the tie to defeat it. Craig Carper reports.
Following the swearing in of new Sen. Lynwood Lewis yesterday, Democrats seized control of the evenly divided state Senate with the tie-breaking vote of new Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam. Craig Carper reports.
The House of Delegates Republican leadership has called for a comprehensive operational and financial audit of the state’s Medicaid system. Craig Carper reports.
A group of lawmakers and parents of child victims of violent crime are presenting several bills this session to protect children and provide faster response times to reported cases of abuse, kidnapping or assault. Craig Carper reports.
Republicans are angry with Attorney General Mark Herring’s decision not to defend challenges to Virginia ‘s ban on gay marriage. Craig Carper reports.
WCVE News analyst Jeff Schapiro reviews an historic week in Virginia politics.
Two bills creating protections for pets and their owners passed the General Assembly on Thursday with some fanfare. Craig Carper reports.
Virginia's Attorney General has officially joined a lawsuit challenging the state's 2006 ban on gay marriage. Charles Fishburne reports.
A newly-released Wasson Poll shows McDonnell's approval rating drops after his corruption indictment, and gives a snapshot of the 2014 race for the US Senate. Charles Fishburne reports.