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Robert Sarvis, the Libertarian candidate for governor, has earned a 7 percent rating in the latest polls but he's hoping voters turned off by the negativity of the two major party candidates will flock to him.
With Gov. Bob McDonnell embroiled in an ethics scandal over gifts he and his family accepted, Virginia lawmakers are talking about how rules governing gifts to politicians should be strengthened.
It takes major events sometimes to change Virginia law. And, as serious as the scandals gripping Gov. Bob McDonnell are, they may be insufficient to radically alter Virginia public ethics laws rated among America's weakest.
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Attorneys are recommending sanctions against the District of Columbia government for its handling of evidence in a lawsuit arising from the mass arrests of demonstrators.
Anne Arundel County Police Chief Larry Tolliver is resigning from his post after complaints that he had retaliated against officers who testified against the previous county executive.
State Senate Majority Leader Rob Garagiola is being reprimanded for an ethics violation linked to his employment by a Washington lobbying firm from 2001-03.