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.
A new poll shows Democratic Senator Mark Warner's approval rating is high among Virginia voters...but less so, when asked if they would re-elect him. Charles Fishburne reports
State Senator Creigh Deeds’ multi-part mental health reform bill has advanced to the full Senate Education and Health committee, despite concerns that it puts a heavy burden on law enforcement agencies in rural localities. Craig Carper reports.
Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife have been indicted by a federal grand jury on corruption allegations.
Ex-governor Bob McDonnell’s indictment is putting greater pressure on lawmakers to pass a comprehensive ethics reform package, though many legislators have different ideas as to what that bill should look like. Craig Carper reports.