Government & Politics

An in-depth look at the issues and policies of our government from the local, state and national levels.

Associated Press

Now that embattled former Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife are out of legal jeopardy, what’s next for the man who was once a rising star in Republican politics? 

Associated Press

One Virginia congressman is hoping to throw the entire U.S. tax code in the trash can and start over. 

Associated Press

Do federal prosecutors have a slush fund? One Virginia congressman says they do, and he wants to bring an end to it. 

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Election officials in Virginia have put the finishing touches on the presidential ballot this year, which will have five choices for voters. 

Associated Press

Do federal prosecutors have a slush fund? That question is behind a bill currently under consideration by Congress, one that is about to get a vote next week. 

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