The "castle doctrine" bill, which attempts to shield individuals who use deadly force against potentially violent intruders has passed the state Senate.
Articles by Craig Carper
The Republican controlled House of Delegates votes to repeal Virginia’s longstanding one-gun-a-month law.
A bill that would require a woman to receive an ultrasound image before getting an abortion has passed the Virginia Senate.
The House of Delegates has advanced a bill that would require Virginians to present photo identification at their polling places in order to vote. Craig Carper reports.
Mayor Dwight Jones discussed accomplishments from 2011 as well as goals for 2012 in his state of the city address last night at Thomas Jefferson High School. Craig Carper reports.
A bipartisan coalition of state officials is working together to toughen Virginia’s human trafficking laws.
Last week, a state Senate subcommittee killed a bill that would allow localities to start school before Labor Day without getting a state waiver, but a similar House bill remains alive.
One of the most conservative members in the House of Delegates is teaming up with one of the chamber’s most liberal members to simplify Virginia’s tax code. Craig Carper reports.
Virginia has reached a 10 year $2 billion settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice regarding the Commonwealth’s compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
The House of Delegates has advanced a bill that would repeal the law requiring HPV vaccinations except for those who opt out.