Columnist Jeff Schapiro reviews the 2015 Virginia General Assembly's actions and inactions.
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 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.
Columnist Jeff Schapiro analyzes legislation that would allow Dominion Power to avoid SCC rate reviews, proposed raises for state workers and Bob McDonnell's stay-out-of jail card.
Richmond Times-Dispatch columnist and WCVE analyst Jeff Schapiro discusses the latest charges against Del. Joe Morrissey, the Governor's injuries, the legislative attack on the McDonnell administration's transportation policies, and the General Assembly's narrow refusal to ban in-state tuition for certain undocumented immigrants.
Analyst Jeff Schapiro discusses Joe Morrissey, re-elected to his House of Delegates seat from jail, the opening of the General Assembly, Gov. McAuliffe's State of the Commonwealth address and the retirement of several moderate senators.
Columnist Jeff Schapiro weighs in on the sentence of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and its implications, the return of the General Assembly to the capital and three special legislative elections.
TD columnist and WCVE analyst Jeff Schapiro discusses McAuliffe's first year, McDonnells' convictions, Cantor's defeat, the GOP takeover of the state Senate, Warner's squeaker, and other 2014 highlights and lowlights.