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Stories with organization: Virginia State General Assembly
  • Anti-tax group praises Va. House speaker 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 2:22 pm
  • RICHMOND, Virginia - An anti-tax group Americans for Tax Reform is applauding House Speaker William J. Howell for his opposition to Medicaid expansion, praise that comes a year after the group advocated for new leadership in the House of Delegates.

  • Beyer endorsed by Richardson, Dean 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 12:14 pm
  • ALEXANDRIA, Virginia - Former Virginia lieutenant governor Don Beyer is picking up support from prominent national Democrats as he seeks a House seat in northern Virginia.

  • Gerrymandering distorts Virginia's House makeup 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 2:19 am
  • RICHMOND, Virginia - Take a look at Virginia's congressional delegation and you might think it's the same old reliably Republican state that backed 10 GOP presidential candidates in a row, starting with Richard Nixon in 1968.

  • Correction: Senator Assaulted story 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 11:08 am
  • CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia - In a story March 26 about a report on an attack on a Virginia state senator by his son, The Associated Press reported erroneously the surname of the executive director of the Virginia Coalition for Open Government. Her name is Megan Rhyne, not Rhyme.

  • Hearing reset in case of attack on lawmaker's wife 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 6:10 am
  • CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia - A hearing for a Charlottesville woman charged with assaulting the wife of Virginia House Minority Leader David J. Toscano has been rescheduled.

  • General Assembly returns for special session 
    Updated: Mar-23-14 10:52 am
  • RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia state lawmakers are set to return to Richmond on Monday for a special session in which they will try to pass a roughly $96 billion two-year budget.