Frank Wolf, Dick Black among lawmakers calling for Ebola travel ban
Fri., Oct. 17 | 02:45 PM - Congressman Frank Wolf (R-Va.-10th) and several state lawmakers have joined in calling for a travel ban from West African nations crippled by the Ebola crisis.
A closer look at attack ads in Virginia’s 10th District
Thu., Oct. 16 | 09:27 AM - Here's a look at four of the most popular – two from the Foust camp and two from Comstock's team.
Governor brings renewed clean energy focus
Mon., Oct. 20 | 11:01 AM - Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) brought a new focus to renewable energy in Virginia Tuesday as he presented the state’s 2014 energy plan to a group of business leaders and conservation groups.
White House picks 3 interns from Northern Virginia
Wed., Oct. 15 | 08:58 PM - Three Northern Virginians are among more than 140 people selected from across the country to participate in the fall White House internship program.
Warner, Gillespie feisty in final debate
Wed., Oct. 15 | 10:07 AM - Democratic Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie hammered each other over ethics and taxes Monday in their third and final scheduled debate, an event that featured some of the candidates' feistiest exchanges so far
McAuliffe says married gay couples can adopt
Mon., Oct. 13 | 11:04 AM - Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is sending notice to local social services divisions that married gay couples can now adopt children.
Voter registration deadline for November Election is Oct. 14
Fri., Oct. 10 | 04:17 PM - Loudoun County election officials are reminding citizens that 5 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 14 is the deadline to register to vote or update a registered voter’s address for the upcoming Nov. 4 election. If you are registering to vote by mail, the application must be postmarked no later than Oct. 14.
Virginia state senators discussed corruption with FBI
Fri., Oct. 10 | 03:12 PM - Virginia state senators quietly met with FBI officials for a private briefing on how not to run afoul of federal corruption laws shortly after the McDonnell trial.
A weighty day in Virginia’s 10th District race
Fri., Oct. 10 | 12:48 PM - Democrat John Foust visited Leisure World in Loudoun before taking a major financial hit from the DCCC, while POLITICO reported another potential ethics lapse from Foust's challenger, Republican Barbara Comstock.
Mark Warner, Ed Gillespie square off in second debate
Thu., Oct. 9 | 09:18 AM - U.S. Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie sparred Tuesday over economic policies and who would be the more independent voice in the Senate.
Court rejects Virginia black-majority congressional district
Wed., Oct. 8 | 07:12 PM - The 2-1 ruling Tuesday by a panel of judges leaves the district intact for November's elections but orders the General Assembly to draw new boundaries by April 1, 2015.
Calling all conservatives: Comstock lines up support in Leesburg
Republican leaders, including Congressman Frank Wolf and several state and local elected officials, rallied support Oct. 8 for GOP congressional candidate Barbara Comstock, a state delegate. Times-Mirror Photo/Trevor Baratko
Wed., Oct. 8 | 03:10 PM - “Barbara will be an advocate,” said Frank Wolf. “If anybody has a problem, if any locality have a problem, if any neighborhood has a problem, Barbara understands the importance of good constituent services.”
A recap of Virginia’s gay marriage case
Wed., Oct. 8 | 01:00 PM - Same-sex marriages began in Virginia on Monday after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal of a lower court decision striking down the state's ban on such unions.
Tonight’s Warner-Gillespie debate will be televised, streamed
Tue., Oct. 7 | 02:08 PM - Sen. Mark Warner (D) and Republican Ed Gillespie will go head-to-head in a debate moderated by “Meet the Press” host Chuck Todd tonight at 7 p.m.
Rand Paul to stump for Gillespie, Brat
Tue., Oct. 7 | 12:27 PM - Potential Republican presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul is set to attend a rally for Virginia candidates Dave Brat and Ed Gillespie next week.