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Henrico County Commonwealth’s Attorney Shannon Taylor Launches Campaign for the Democratic Nomination for Attorney...

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Henrico Commonwealth's Attorney Shannon Taylor announces her candidacy for Attorney General, joining former Del. Jay Jones in the race. With 28 Years Prosecuting Cases, Standing...

Video: Kaine For Virginia Campaign Launches New Digital Ad, “Not Podunk”

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From Sen. Tim Kaine's reelection campaign:  Kaine For Virginia Campaign Launches New Digital Ad, “Not Podunk” Tim Kaine: “Elitists who refuse to show up for you...

DCCC: The Case Against “far-right extremist,” “anti-abortion and anti-democracy” Derrick Anderson in VA07

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From the DCCC: “Eugene Vindman’s bravery and unapologetic dedication to protecting our democracy and freedoms is exactly the type of leadership Virginians are looking for....

DCCC: The Case Against Jen Kiggans, Including Her “dangerous devotion to Donald Trump and her party’s...

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From the DCCC: “Jen Kiggans has failed to fight for Coastal Virginians. From voting to cut veterans' benefits, to pushing an aggressive anti-abortion agenda, Kiggans...

Wednesday (Juneteeth) News: “Something’s Rotten About the Justices Taking So Long on Trump’s Immunity...

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by Lowell Here are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Wednesday, June 19 (happy Juneteenth!). With Heat Waves, an...

Virginia Primary Night June 2024 Results: Live Blog

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UPDATE 9:37 pm - With 22/24 localities reporting in the VA05 GOP primary, it's now John McGuire 50.92%-Bob Good 49.08%.  Still too close to...

Rep. Jen Kiggans Facing Ethics Complaint After Allegedly Spending Taxpayer Funds on Reelection Campaign

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From Affordable Virginia: Rep. Jen Kiggans Facing Ethics Complaint After Allegedly Spending Taxpayer Funds on Re-Election Campaign “Likely violation of federal law,” the complaint says. Virginia Beach,...

FACT SHEET: Biden-Harris Administration Announces Historic Rules to Create Good-Paying, High-Quality Clean Energy Jobs

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From the White House: FACT SHEET: Biden-Harris Administration Announces Historic Rules to Create Good-Paying, High-Quality Clean Energy Jobs Inflation Reduction Act final rules build on Administration...

Virginia Primary Day (June 18, 2024): Open Thread

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Today is primary election day in Virginia; polls are open from 6 am to 7 pm, and you can vote at your regular polling location....

Tuesday News: “A heat wave not seen in decades”; “Biden to Give Legal Protections...

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by Lowell Here are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Tuesday, June 18 - primary day in Virginia (polls...

Chairs of Virginia Courts of Justice Committees: Attorney General Miyares’s Opposition to ABA’s Diversity,...

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From VA Senate Majority Leader Scott Surovell: Chairs of Virginia Courts of Justice Committees: Attorney General Miyares’s Opposition to ABA’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Standards...

Video: Team Biden-Harris Takes Aim at Convicted Felon Donald Trump as Part of $50M...

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Great stuff from the Biden-Harris reelection campaign:  Team Biden-Harris Takes Aim at Convicted Felon Donald Trump as Part of $50M June Ad Campaign Ahead of June...

Republican-Friendly Politico Article Asks, “What Happened to Glenn Youngkin?” The Answer: Relentless Failure,...

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What happened to Glenn Youngkin? That's the question Politico asked Sunday morning, with the answers being overwhelmingly NOT flattering to Youngkin. Of course, if...

Chesterfield County Officials and Dominion Move to Deny Public Engagement in Gas Plant Review

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From Friends of Chesterfield:  Chesterfield County officials and Dominion move to Deny Public Engagement in gas plant review FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:   Glen Besa, Board Chair, Friends of...

Monday News: “Epic heat wave” Another Clear Sign of the Climate Crisis; “Unhinged Psychopath”...

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by Lowell Here are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Monday, June 17. Under 24 hours until polls open...

Video: Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-VA11) Argues Dems “have to be…as tough as Republicans,” Use...

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On MSNBC this morning, Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-VA11) argued something that SHOULD be obvious to all Democrats, but for some absurd reason isn't. “I...

Sam Shirazi: Virginia Congressional Primary Preview

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by Sam Shirazi This November, Virginia will be getting at least two new members of Congress, with Democratic retirements in VA-7 (Abigail Spanberger, who’s running...

Sunday News: “Extreme heat scorches US before summer’s official start”; “Biden knows ‘exactly what...

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by Lowell Here are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Sunday, June 16. Major summit set to back Ukraine's...

Trump’s 78 Radical Right-Wing Wishes for His 78th Birthday

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From the DNC War Room: Trump’s 78 Radical Right-Wing Wishes for His 78th Birthday DNC National Press Secretary Emilia Rowland released the following statement:  “On Donald Trump’s...

Saturday News: “It’s Not Just Russia: China Joins the G7’s List of Adversaries”; “The...

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by Lowell Here are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Saturday, June 15. Solar Power’s Giants Are Providing More...

Sen. Tim Kaine, Reps. Abigail Spanberger, Don Beyer, Gerry Connolly, etc. React to “Dangerous,”...

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Just a horrendous, indefensible ruling by the far-right-extremist Supreme Court majority, totally contemptuous of precedent, the constitution and the rule of law.  Also dangerous....

Rep. Jen Kiggans (R-VA02)’s March Toward a Nationwide Abortion Ban: Attacking Service Members’ Access...

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From the DCCC: Jen Kiggans’ March Toward a Nationwide Abortion Ban: Attacking Service Members’ Access to Reproductive Care Yesterday, Jen Kiggans voted for new, extreme restrictions on...

Friday News: Higher Interest Rates “Boosting Spending and the Economy”; “[C]omplete capitulation by the...

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by Lowell Here are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Friday, June 14. Major shift in global climate patterns...

House, Senate Democratic Leadership Release Statements on Legislation for Special Session on the Virginia...

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From the Virginia House and Senate Democratic Caucuses: House Leadership Release Statement on Legislation for Special Session on the Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education...

Virginia Legislative Black Caucus Condemns Attorney General Miyares’ Attack on American Bar Association Standards...

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From the Virginia Legislative Black Caucus (VLBC): Virginia Legislative Black Caucus Condemns Attorney General Miyares’ Attack on American Bar Association Standards for Diversity and Inclusion The...

REMINDER: GOP Senate Candidates Oppose IVF Protections For Virginians 

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From DPVA: REMINDER: GOP Senate Candidates Oppose IVF Protections For Virginians  Richmond, VA – As the U.S. Senate votes today on the Right to IVF Act, which includes a Kaine-led provision that expands in vitro fertilization (IVF) protections for military...

Youngkin’s Latest Dishonest Attack on Clean Energy

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By Kindler The man just can’t stop.  Governor Glenn Youngkin is an Energizer Bunny powered by fossil fuels (or at least by their fatcat donors),...

Video: Biden-Harris 2024 Launches New Ad As Trump Heads To Capitol for First Time...

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From the Biden for President campaign:  Biden-Harris 2024 Launches New Ad As Trump Heads To Capitol for First Time Since January 6 “Donald Trump is ready...

Thursday News: “As the G7 summit began, the U.S. said it would sign a...

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by Lowell Here are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Thursday, June 13. Swiss parliament snubs European court climate...

Five Questions for MAGA Republicans As They Continue Undermining Access to IVF

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From the DNC's "War Room": Five Questions for MAGA Republicans As They Continue Undermining Access to IVF Tomorrow, in an effort to protect access to in...