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And now, Philadelphia: Northern Va. Democrats ready to nominate Clinton-Kaine ticket

With Donald Trump now the official presidential nominee of the Republican party, national politicos are shifting their attention to Philadelphia, where a mostly unified Democratic party is set to nominate Hillary Clinton for president this week.

Virginia court nixes order restoring felons’ voting rights

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe's sweeping executive order restoring the voting rights of more than 200,000 felons is unconstitutional, the state's highest court ruled Friday, siding with Republican lawmakers who said the governor overstepped his authority.

Virginia senator and former governor Tim Kaine to be Clinton’s running mate

As Clinton's vice presidential pick, Kaine will be expected to help the former secretary of state win Virginia, a key swing state in November's elections.

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Sen. Black says this may be last election in US, claims Clinton wants al-Qaida in control of Syria

A fervent social conservative and former Ted Cruz campaign co-chair, Black is now firmly behind nominee Donald Trump.

From Loudoun to The Land: A blog from the Republican National Convention

Donald Trump became the Republican Party's 2016 presidential nominee at 7:12 p.m. Tuesday, with Trump's home state of New York pushing him over the needed delegate threshold of 1,237.

At odds with earlier reports, Loudoun man not the first Indian-American Va. delegate to RNC

CLEVELAND – Loudoun County resident Subba Kolla, it turns out, is not the first Indian-America Republican National Convention delegate from Virginia.

Loudoun Commonwealth’s Attorney sues governor, seeking list of felon voters

The Loudoun County Commonwealth's Attorney has filed suit against Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe and the Secretary of the Commonwealth, Kelly Thomasson, seeking to get the names of some 200,000 convicted felons who had their voting rights restored in April.

A Delegate’s Diary: Republican Linda Kivi Porter

Linda Kivi Porter is a member of the Loudoun County Republican Party and an alternate delegate to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Her diary will run at LoudounTimes.com during the convention.

Fate of Virginia felon voting rights in hands of state Supreme Court

Gov. Terry McAuliffe's administration urged the Virginia Supreme Court Tuesday to throw out a challenge to his restoration of voting rights for about 206,000 felons, arguing that the governor acted within his power to enable them to vote in November, and that Republican leaders have failed to show harm.

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Loudoun RNC delegate leads historic night for Virginia’s Indian community

“I came from India 19 years ago. I never expected it would be like this,” an emotional Subba Kolla told the Times-Mirror Tuesday night.

POLL: Hillary Clinton’s lead dwindling in Loudoun County

Republican Donald Trump is closing ground on Hillary Clinton in Loudoun County, according to the most recent polling from Axiom Strategies and Remington Research Group.

Amid VP speculation, Kaine joins Clinton on campaign trail in Northern Va.

Hillary Clinton campaigned alongside Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine on Thursday afternoon, making a high-profile appearance with one of the leading contenders for a spot alongside her on the presidential ticket.

Supervisors delay ADAMS applications for further review

After a night of overwhelming community turnout from members of the All Dulles Area Muslim Society, heads of Jewish and Christian faith groups and business owners, supervisors agreed to take a closer look at three special exception land uses.

Loudoun County Republicans ready for a show in Cleveland

Virginia and its Loudoun County-centered 10th Congressional District have played an instrumental role in the presidential race thus far, something that's expected to continue through Election Day.

Comstock crushes Bennett in latest fundraising numbers

Incumbent Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-Va-10th) easily topped her Democratic challenger LuAnn Bennet in second-quarter fundraising, $737,000 to $507,000. Officials with both campaigns reported the latest fundraising numbers Wednesday.
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