Jeff Schapiro joins WCVE's Craig Carper for this week's political analysis. Topics include the tiebreaker in the 94th district, potential committee assignments for freshman delegates, and Northam's picks for cabinet positions.
Dozens packed into the historic Patrick Henry Building Thursday (1/4) to witness the tie-breaking lot-draw for the 94th District House of Delegates seat. Republican Delegate David Yancey’s win means the GOP will retain a slight majority barring any changes.
Charlottesville City Councilors chose a new mayor Wednesday night (1/2/18): Nikuyah Walker, an African American woman who launched her independent campaign before the summer’s deadly racial violence.
Two members of Virginia’s General Assembly have already agreed to co-sponsor a school modernization bill this upcoming session. That bill hasn’t been introduced yet, but a draft of the bill has changed the original ballot measure’s language slightly.