Virginia

How Trump’s Political Legacy Is on the Ballot in…

CHESAPEAKE, Va. — There is a far-reaching and oh-so-familiar shadow stretching across Virginia’s political landscape that could have profound implications for the election of...
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McAuliffe win sets up Virginia clash with outsider Youngkin

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Terry McAuliffe, a longtime fixture of Democratic politics, handily won his party’s nomination for Virginia governor in his quest for...
Ketelo Backar
2 min read

McAuliffe cruises to win in Virginia governor primary

McLEAN, Va. — Terry McAuliffe’s comeback bid aced its first test Tuesday, as the former Virginia governor cruised to victory in the state’s Democratic...
Ketelo Backar
2 min read

How Joe Manchin Survives as a Democrat in West…

A Cadillac with signs supporting Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.V.) leads the Labor Day parade in Marmet, W.V., Sept. 3, 2018. (Maddie McGarvey/The New York...
Ketelo Backar
3 min read

Virginia Democrats compete in primary for closely watched governor’s…

By Gabriella Borter (Reuters) – Former Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe leads a slate of Democratic candidates vying on Tuesday for the party’s gubernatorial nomination...
Ketelo Backar
2 min read

Anheuser-Busch offers to “buy American’s next round’; Shots for…

Brewing giant Anheuser-Busch will “buy America’s next round of beer” when the nation reaches President Joe Biden’s goal of 70% of adults at least...
Ketelo Backar
2 min read

Four killed, three injured in multivehicle crash in Virginia

The Conversation Can people vaccinated against COVID-19 still spread the coronavirus? Vaccinated people are well protected from getting sick, but could they inadvertently transmit...
Ketelo Backar
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West Virginia population drop is largest in US

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — After her company told employees in 2017 to start working remotely, customer service representative Haley Miller decided to break from...
Ketelo Backar
3 min read

In Virginia, Trump’s election lies look like a GOP…

LANEXA, Va. (AP) — Washington Republicans may be rushing to embrace former President Donald Trump’s falsehoods about fraud costing him a second term, but...
Ketelo Backar
4 min read