Republican Party (GOP)

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Voters are only a few months away from primary elections that will shape the 2018 race. But, Republicans are having a hard time attracting candidates who can raise enough money to take on Senator Tim Kaine.

Associated Press

Representative Bob Goodlatte will not run for reelection and will retire from Congress. 

Michael Pope

Republican members of the General Assembly have stopped efforts to close the gun show loophole for years. But now a new generation of Republican candidates may indicate a shift in the momentum.

Will Republicans Unite Behind Ed Gillespie?

Jun 23, 2017
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The Republican primary for governor revealed deep divisions inside the Virginia GOP. Will those divisions become a liability this fall? Or will Republicans unite behind their ticket? 

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Some Virginia Republicans are calling attention to sea level rise because it's impacting their coastal districts. Matt Laslo reports they're in the minority in their party.