State Government

Meet the Candidates Part 2
10:53 am
Thu May 9, 2013

The Run for Lieutenant Governor: E.W. Jackson and Pete Snyder

E.W. Jackson and Pete Snyder seeking the Republican nomination for Virginia's Lieutenant Governor.

Among the seven candidates seeking to become the Republicans’ nominee for Lieutenant Governor two have no public office experience. But, from their point-of-view, that’s a good thing. 

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Meet the Candidates Part 1
10:38 am
Wed May 8, 2013

The Run for Lieutenant Governor: Davis & Lingamfelter

Jeannemarie Davis & Scott Lingamfelter

Nine candidates are seeking their party’s nominations for Lieutenant Governor this year.  The first in our profile formerly served as state Delegate and state Senator and is one of only two women to run for statewide office during this nominating season, Jeannemarie Davis.

The second in this first part of our series is former Army Colonel and long-time Delegate, Scott Lingamfelter. 

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Star Scientific Controversy
10:34 am
Tue May 7, 2013

Political Fallout

Regardless of the legal outcome, the issues surrounding a former chef from the governor’s mansion and gifts from the CEO of a company called Star Scientific may take a political toll on the state’s top Republicans. 

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Law & Crime
11:09 am
Fri May 3, 2013

Former Chef Fights Back

Norfolk Commonwealth's Attorney Gregory Underwood will now handle the state embezzlement case of a former Executive Mansion chef. 

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Government & Politics
5:21 pm
Wed May 1, 2013

Cooking Up Trouble

A hearing in Richmond Circuit Court Thursday could mean more trouble for Virginia’s Governor, whose relationship with a Richmond-area businessman is the subject of an FBI investigation. 

It could also have implications for his fellow Republican,  attorney general Ken Cuccinelli, who will ask to be excused from the case.

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