Columnist Jeff Schapiro analyzes what the Republican-controlled legislature may do on Democratic Gov. McAuliffe's actions on April 15, new poll showing Hillary Clinton still favored in the state over potential GOP rivals, and the opposition to Domnion's planned natural gas pipeline and high power line spanning the James.
Jeff E. Schapiro is a political reporter and columnist for The Richmond Times-Dispatch. He has covered Virginia's Capitol and campaigns for nearly three decades. Schapiro can heard Fridays at 8:45 a.m. during "Morning Edition."
Articles by Jeff Schapiro
Columnist Jeff Schapiro analyzes Gov. McAuliffe's pitch to Indiana business leaders concerned about the Hoosier state's new religious liberty law, the Supreme Court ruling on Virginia's congressional redistricting map, and Joe Morrissey's latest adventures.
Columnist Jeff Schapiro analyzes Gov. Terry McAuliffe's actions on legislation, ABC law enforcement, Morrisey's latest move, and Ted Cruz choosing Virginia for his announcement of candidacy.
RTD columnist Jeff Schapiro discusses latest ABC incident, presidential politics, and the return of a former Richmond mayor to politics.
RTD columnist Jeff Schapiro discusses the week's activities involving Tim Kaine, Terry McAuliffe, Bob McDonnell and Dominion Power.
RTD columnist Jeff Schapiro analyzes the final actions of the 2015 Virginia General Assembly and other political news.
Columnist Jeff Schapiro reviews the 2015 Virginia General Assembly's actions and inactions.
Columnist Jeff Schapiro reflects on the February 20 sentencing hearing for Maureen McDonnell and the remaining issues before the Virginia General Assembly.
WCVE analyst and RTD columnist Jeff Schapiro weighs in on General Assembly's ethics reform package, the relatively uncontentious budget process, and an unusal political fundraiser.
Columnist Jeff Schapiro of the Richmond Times-Dispatch analyzes “crossover day” at the General Assembly and the major issues yet to be resolved.