Federal Government

Government & Politics
2:51 pm
Fri July 4, 2014

Accusing the DOJ of Partisan Politics

Credit Morgan Griffith's website

Virginia Republican Congressman Morgan Griffith is accusing the Justice Department of playing partisan politics by investigating a resignation that tilted power in the Virginia Senate. 

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Government & Politics
9:04 am
Fri June 20, 2014

Virginia Lawmakers Hoping to Regain Their Balance Following Cantor Loss

Now that Kevin McCarthy has been picked to replace Eric Cantor as House Majority Leader, Virginia lawmakers are strategizing on how to regain lost power for the commonwealth. 

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Is Immigration Reform Dead?
7:52 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Senator Tim Kaine on the Immigration Issue Following Cantor Ousting

Credit watchdog.org

When Congressman Eric Cantor lost his primary fight against a candidate who opposes  immigration reform, many pundits pronounced the issue dead, but one Virginia politician strongly disagrees.   

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Iraq in Turmoil
7:45 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Kaine Shares His Thoughts on Iraq Situation

As the civil war widens in Iraq, there’s growing debate about what the United States should do.  A strong ally of the president, Virginia Senator Tim Kaine says military action is unlikely.  

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All About Timing
4:25 pm
Thu June 12, 2014

Replacing the House Majority Leader

Some conservatives are asking for a delay in the race to replace Eric Cantor as House majority leader over disagreements on immigration reform.

While Cantor was attacked for supporting "amnesty" in the final weeks of the campaign, Virginia Democratic Senator Tim Kaine says it wasn't a deciding factor in his primary loss.

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