Analyst Jeff Schapiro discusses the General Assembly's one-day special session, Brat's seating in Congress, Gillespie's concession and Warner's political strategy.
Governor Terry McAuliffe and his administration are working hard to encourage uninsured Virginians to sign up for health coverage during open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act. The McAuliffe Administration hopes to sign up at least 160,000 of the half million Virginians eligible for coverage through the federal marketplace by February 15th.
Dave Brat was sworn in last night (11/12) as Virginia’s newest congressman, replacing former 7th District Representative and U.S. House Majority Leader, Eric Cantor. Brat, a first time public office holder, defeated Cantor in the primary, attacking him for being out of touch with his district and soft on issues like immigration.
Jeff Schapiro analyzes Mark Warner's close re-election to the Senate, what to expect from new House members, and Virginia legislators' one-day session to deal with unfinished business. (Digital delay may result in a few seconds of surrounding program being heard.)
Jeff Schapiro has a special morning-after analysis of the Virginia election results.