More Headlines

Sen. Kaine 'Depressed' upon Learning of McDonnell's Indictments

Updated: 01/22/2014 - Sen. Tim Kaine talked to students at the University of Virginia Wednesday about a bipartisan bill he's introduced in Congress, but he also gave reaction to the federal charges that former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife are facing.

Read More

Rally in Richmond to Legalize Marijuana

Updated: 01/21/2014 - About a hundred people rallied in Richmond on Monday, calling for the decriminalization of marijuana for medicinal and recreational use. There are no bills proposed in the General Assembly to change current law.

Read More

Gov. McAuliffe Announces Proposed Budget Amendments

Updated: 01/20/2014 - Governor Terry McAuliffe is announcing several proposed amendments to the state budget. The amendments are aimed at enhancing education, public safety and encouraging action on health care.

Read More

Sen. Deeds Proposes Changes to Va. Mental Health Law

Updated: 01/17/2014 - Senator Deeds is sponsoring a bill to create an online, real-time bed registry and one that would increase the amount of time the state can take emergency custody of mental health patients.

Read More

Former RNC Chief Launches Va. Senate Run

Posted: 01/16/2014 - Former Republican National Committee chairman Ed Gillespie has formally launched his campaign for a U.S. Senate seat representing Virginia.

Read More

Va. Senate Committee Repeals Tax on Hybrid Vehicles

Updated: 01/15/2014 - The Senate Committee on Finance passed a bill that would get rid of the $64 annual tax on hybrid vehicles in Virginia. The bill now goes to the full Senate for consideration.

Read More

Va. Congressman Moran Retiring

Updated: 01/15/2014 - Veteran Democratic Representative Jim Moran is retiring from Congress. He was first elected in 1990, and has been a strong supporter of federal civilian employees.

Read More

Democratic Lawmakers Push for Gun Control in Va.

Updated: 01/15/2014 - Some Virginia lawmakers propose requiring background checks for all commercial gun purchases and a ban on gun ownership for 5 years for individuals convicted of stalking or violent sex crimes.

Read More

Del. Toscano Introduces Two Pieces of Legislation on ABC

Updated: 01/15/2014 - Delegate David Toscano introduced two pieces of legislation today, related to the Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control and their agent's actions during a sting operation in Charlottesville.

Read More

GOP Wants to Reduce Standardized Testing in Va.

Updated: 01/14/2014 - Virginia Republicans said reducing the number of state Standards of Learning (SOL) exams given to students from 34 to 26 is a key part of their education agenda this legislative session.

Read More

New Va. Gov. McAuliffe Addresses Lawmakers

Posted: 01/13/2014 - Two days after taking the oath of office, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has emphasized the need to expand Medicaid eligibility in a speech to the state's General Assembly.

Read More

Stuffed Bear Surprises New Governor's Staff

Updated: 01/13/2014 - Bob McDonnell apparently continued the practice of pulling a prank on the incoming governor, placing a stuffed black bear in the governor’s private bathroom.

Read More

McAuliffe's 92-year-old Mother Watches Inauguration in NY

Updated: 01/11/2014 - Not everyone could make it to Gov. Terry McAuliffe's inauguration on Saturday morning. McAuliffe's 92-year-old mother, Millie, was in the governor's hometown of Syracuse but caught the entire inauguration with some family and friends by streaming it online.

Read More

Terry McAuliffe Takes Oath as Va.'s 72nd Governor

Updated: 01/11/2014 - Terry McAuliffe has been sworn in as Virginia's 72nd governor. The former Democratic National Committee chairman and fundraiser for Bill and Hillary Clinton was inaugurated on a mild and rainy Saturday

Read More

Governor McDonnell Prepares To Step Down

Posted: 01/10/2014 - As the Governor prepares to step down tomorrow, it is difficult to know how he will be remembered. The next few weeks will tell us a lot, as we find out whether or not federal prosecutors will ask a grand jury to indict him on corruption charges.

Read More
The Charlottesville Newsplex 999 2nd Street S.E. Charlottesville, VA 22902 434.242.1919 – Main 434.220.7522 - Newsroom
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability