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Democratic leaders and gay advocates are slamming the Virginia Republican Party's ticket — Ken Cuccinelli for governor and E.W. Jackson for lieutenant governor. Do you agree with them?
Government, Going Green
The Virginia lawmaker introduced the measure on Earth Day, saying the fee would reduce littering and encourage use of reusable bags.
Sen. Dick Saslaw says it's tough to get a bill offering more controls on guns through the Virginia General Assembly. Sen. Adam Ebbin agrees.
Lawmakers ask GSA to consider the area, noting that many FBI employees already live in Northern Virginia.
Purchase new or used qualifying products in stores or online between Oct. 5 and Oct. 8.
North Carolina has agreed to expand its flood mapping database to include data from Virginia.
Expected icy conditions prompt delay.
Second place winner Krupicka conceded to Ebbin at around 9:15 p.m.
Most school supplies, including some footwear and clothes, will be tax-exempt Aug. 5-7.
Government, Volunteers in the News, The Neighborhood Files
A demonstration car showed the temperature had reached 140 degrees inside a car by noon on Thursday
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