Why raising the felony larceny threshold to $500 is an important step in Virginia?
New state license plate bill calls motorists to action and “Stop Gun Violence.”
After years of hoping, it’s possible Medicaid expansion will come on April 11; say a prayer.
Public safety committee meeting focuses on ICE, without ICE at the table.
Board prioritizes compensation for teachers and county employees.
Lawmakers poised to leave town without passing budget.
Budget showdowns are rare in Virginia, but not unprecedented. Back in 2004, Gov. Mark Warner clashed with Republicans over a sales tax increase. Then in 2014, Gov. Terry McAuliffe engaged in brinkmanship over expanding Medicaid. Now lawmakers are poised to end the session once again without passing a budget.
Just say yes to $400 million, thousands of jobs and health care for 300,000.
Increased availability behind bars, but no tax breaks during back-to-school week.
Several lawmakers from Northern Virginia arrived in Richmond this year hoping to push a cause known as menstrual equity — making sure that feminine hygiene products are affordable, safe and available. But success has been mixed.