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Legislators are arriving in Richmond for a legislative session that will feature debates on education, transportation, guns and uranium mining.
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A Fauquier County farmer's fight with the county has prompted a bill that could more clearly define the rights of farmers in Virginia.
A Virginia lawmaker is sponsoring legislation prompted by a Fauquier County farmer's property-rights skirmish with her local government over selling handmade items like goat milk soap and sheep yarn, as well as hosting a birthday party for her friend's daughter without obtaining proper permits.
Delegate Tim Hugo wades into the debate over how to pay for transportation maintenance and construction in Virginia as revenues dwindle.
Plans to further widen and add transit along the Fairfax Count Parkway could be stalled because of a lack of state transportation funds.
A fund intended to promote the establishment of new beehives in Virginia has been established.
It's one of the darkest chapters in American history: the forced sterilization of thousands of people throughout 50 years. Now, there's an effort to find those who survived.
Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell has added nearly $44 million in amendments to the state budget, including funding for economic development and education initiatives.