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Audio: Asked About Justin Fairfax Allegations, Sen. Chap Petersen Says “General Assembly…need[s] to be...

Let me just start by saying that I really used to like Virginia State Senator Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax). But after years of his bizarre...

AG Mark Herring Files Suit Against Roanoke Robocallers

From AG Mark Herring's office: ATTORNEY GENERAL HERRING FILES SUIT AGAINST ROANOKE ROBOCALLERS ~ Adventis Inc. and Skyline Metrics, LLC made hundreds of thousands of robocalls...

Fairfax County Board to Decide TODAY on New Bond Referendum; Urge Them to Spare...

From Erika Yalowitz: Urgent action needed: Before the Primary Election every candidate, with no exception, pledged to save Blake Lane Park and find a different site...

Tuesday News: “Iran calls new U.S. sanctions ‘outrageous,’ warns path to diplomacy is closed”;...

by Lowell Here are a few national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Tuesday, June 25.  Boris Johnson says he is serious about...

Virginia Delegates Turpin and Fowler Call on Virginia Beach City Council to Open An...

From Delegates Cheryl Turpin and Kelly Fowler: Delegates Turpin and Fowler Call on Virginia Beach City Council to Open An Independent Investigation Into VB Shooting Virginia...

Immigrants Strengthen Virginia’s Economy and Communities, New Report Shows

From the Commonwealth Institute: Immigrants Strengthen Virginia's Economy and Communities, New Report Shows RICHMOND, VA --  Immigrants play an important role in Virginia's economy. Yet these contributions...

RTD Publishes Utterly Dishonest Screed by Former VA Speaker Bill “ALEC” Howell on “Green...

This Saturday, the Richmond Times-Dispatch published an utterly dishonest op-ed by former Virginia Speaker Bill "ALEC" Howell on the "Green New Deal." Sad to...

Virginia Special Session on Gun Violence Hinges on Whether Speaker Cox Will Allow Floor...

From the VA House Democratic Caucus: Special Session on Gun Violence Hinges on Whether Speaker Cox Will Allow Floor Votes As vulnerable Republicans attempt to build...

Parisa Tafti: We Have a Chance to Build a Just, Transparent Criminal Justice System...

by Parisa Tafti Moments after 8 pm on Tuesday, June 11, while standing on a sidewalk on Clarendon Boulevard near Courthouse, I received a phone...

Neo-Confederate Corey Stewart Says Trump Backing Down on ICE Raids “Very Disappointing”; His Followers...

Is this revealing about the hard-core Trump Republican mindset or what? First off, neo-Confederate, Trump-worshipping Corey Stewart (R), who was crushed by Sen. Tim...

Video, Photos from “Women for Buta” Biberaj for Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney Event

See below for video and photos from this weekend's "Women for Buta" event, in support of Buta Biberaj for Loudoun County Commonwealth's Attorney. I...

Video: Former Rep. Jim Moran Speaks in Sudan; Alexandria City Council Member Mo Seifeldein,...

I'm not sure what to make of this exactly (other than it's super weird), but check it out for yourself. Alexandria City Council member...

Monday News: “Trump warns Iran of ’obliteration like you’ve never seen before’”; “Meet the...

by Lowell Here are a few national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Monday, June 24. Trump's whims and last-minute reversals on Iran...

Take…Er, Don’t Take Your Guns to Town, Son

Cross posted from Vox Fairfax Johnny Cash’s soulful ballad Don’t Take Your Guns to Town is not about gun violence but is a metaphor of innocents who...

Virginia State Senate Partisan Voting Index Show Opportunities and Challenges for November Elections

The following is a very helpful table from political researcher/map-maker Emil Shabanov. The big question in my mind is whether this November's turnout "universe"...

Arlington Community Energy Plan Draft’s Goals “Stunningly Lack Ambition Given the Existential Urgency of...

The following is by Jonathan Morgenstein, Senior Advisor for Renewable & Resilient Energy at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. My main question is what...

Sunday News: Trump Now Wants to “Make Iran Great Again?”; “Trump delays mass ICE...

by Lowell Here are a few national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Sunday, June 23. Also, check out the video of Rep....

Criminal Justice Reform in Colorado Gets Bipartisan Support

SPONSORED CONTENT There have been a lot of bills on the table this legislative session in Colorado. Those to get the most attention so far...

Citizens File Formal Complaint with FERC; Call on State Water Control Board to Intervene...

From Wild Virginia: Citizens File Formal Complaint with FERC Call on State Water Control Board to Intervene and Insist that MVP License Be Revoked or Suspended On...

Video: Ceremony in Richmond Formally Names Arthur Ashe Boulevard; Civil Rights Legend, Rep. John...

I'm very glad to see this (see video, below): "The city of Richmond will honor the tennis Legend with the re-naming of the Boulevard to...

VA GOP State Central Committee Votes 56-17 to Declare Scott Wyatt the HD97 Nominee...

This vicious fight between Del. Chris Peace (R-HD97) and Republican challenger Scott Wyatt has gone on for months now, so it's hard to believe...

A Hate Group Held an Anti-Muslim Event in Warrenton, Virginia: Hate Lost, Love Won

From Qasim Rashid, Democratic nominee for Virginia State Senate in SD28: Sharing screen grabs of my viral twitter thread about the other night  in Warrenton, VA,...

NY State Legislative Session Shows What Virginia Can Accomplish If Democrats Win Back the...

Remember the last time Virginia Democrats controlled both the General Assembly AND the Governor's Mansion? Yeah, you probably don't, because it's been a loooong...

Saturday News: Trump’s “Incoherent,” “Erratic” Iran Policy Is a “Dangerous” “Disgrace”; “Donald Trump assaulted...

by Lowell Here are a few national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Saturday, June 22.  Boris Johnson's Brush With Police Puts Leadership...

“Plans To Prosper You”: AU Museum a Template for Virginia Universities to Emulate?

by Adam Siegel Part of the challenge of fostering better paths forward, across myriad issues but certainly in terms of improved race relations, is open...

GOP’s Prince William County Board Chair Nominee Campaigns with “Pizzagate”/”Alt-Right” Conspiracy Theorist

Back in early May, long-time Prince William County Supervisor Martin Nohe (R) was upset in a Republican "firehouse primary" by outsider/gadfly Independent-turned-Republican John Gray....

Which June 11 Virginia Primary Results, If Any, Might Have Changed with Instant Runoff/Ranked...

I've written previously about my strong support for Instant Runoff Voting (IRV)/Ranked Choice Voting (RCV). I quoted DPVA Vice Chair Dave Leichtman on why...

Alicia Plerhoples: The Washington Post Editorial Board’s Claims of “Identity Politics” Are Used to...

by Alicia Plerhoples Three days after the Democratic primary for Chairman of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, the Washington Post Editorial Board accused me...

Friday News: “Trump Approves Strikes on Iran, but Then Abruptly Pulls Back”; “Trump and...

by Lowell Here are a few national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Friday, June 21.  Trump Approves Strikes on Iran, but Then...

Going for a Scooter Ride? Know the Rules Before Heading Out

SPONSORED CONTENT Electric scooters, such as those offered by the rental company Lime, are taking the country by storm. Not only are they convenient, but...
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