Government & Politics http://wvtf.org en VA Lawmakers Weigh In on the GOP's ACA Lawsuit http://wvtf.org/post/va-lawmakers-weigh-gops-aca-lawsuit <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15.555556297302246px; line-height: 18.399999618530273px;">The U.S. House is preparing for a big debate this week over whether President Obama overstepped his power by delaying the health care mandate for businesses. Virginia lawmakers have much to say about the challenge.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:30:54 +0000 Matt Laslo 24949 at http://wvtf.org VA Lawmakers Weigh In on the GOP's ACA Lawsuit VaNews for 7.28.14 http://wvtf.org/post/vanews-72814 <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 18.88888931274414px; line-height: 28.000001907348633px;">A Virginia town is exploring its options for regulating fortune telling... and the state has come up with a new idea for moving more people into farming.&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:14:38 +0000 Fred Echols 24948 at http://wvtf.org VaNews for 7.28.14 Candidates Face Off http://wvtf.org/post/candidates-face <p></p><p>Democratic Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie traveled to The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, over the weekend to participate in a debate hosted by the Virginia Bar Association.</p><p></p> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:30:08 +0000 Tim Thornton 24928 at http://wvtf.org Candidates Face Off Libertarian Senate Candidate Speaks Out http://wvtf.org/post/libertarian-senate-candidate-speaks-out <p></p><p>One man seeking Mark Warner’s U.S. Senate seat was missing from the debate over the weekend, hosted by the Virginia Bar Association: Robert Sarvis, the Libertarian Party’s candidate.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:18:09 +0000 Tim Thornton 24927 at http://wvtf.org Libertarian Senate Candidate Speaks Out Sarvis Not Invited to Debate http://wvtf.org/post/sarvis-not-invited-debate <p></p><p>The political pundits will be keeping a watchful eye over this weekend's events at the Greenbrier Resort in West Virginia, where Democratic U.S. Senator Mark Warner and his GOP rival, Ed Gillespie, square off in a Virginia Bar Association-sponsored debate.</p><p>But also watching from the outside is their Libertarian opponent, Robert Sarvis, who once again, was not invited to the dance.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:36:27 +0000 Tommie McNeil 24876 at http://wvtf.org Sarvis Not Invited to Debate