Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has removed two members of the State Air Pollution Control Board after the citizen review board delayed a key vote on whether to allow a natural gas compressor station in a historic African-American community.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has signed an executive order aimed at boosting the state’s ability to deal with rising sea levels and natural disasters.
The State Corporation Commission issued a ruling Friday allowing Dominion Energy to proceed with building two wind turbines about 27 miles off the coast of Virginia Beach.
As sign-ups begin Thursday for Virginia’s Medicaid expansion, Gov. Ralph Northam explained in the WTOP studios how residents can find out whether they’re eligible, and how to enroll.
The region’s top three elected leaders and religious officials from many denominations gathered for an interfaith prayer service Monday night in Northwest D.C., following the deadly attack Saturday at a Pittsburgh synagogue. See photos.
They’re not on the ballot for the midterm election in about two weeks, but Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and Attorney General Mark Herring fielded questions from a multifaith, nonpartisan group at Fairfax High School Sunday.
Gov. Ralph Northam announced Thursday that the state would begin accepting applications for new coverage that will begin at the start of 2019.
Empire Bakery Commissary, which makes ready-made cakes, cookies and desserts, plans to create 75 new jobs at its site in Rocky Mount.
Gov. Ralph Northam’s office said in a news release Tuesday that international visitation reached 1.1 million people in 2017 and grew at a faster rate in Virginia than in the United States overall.
Some Virginia students taking a standardized college entrance exam later this month will get a free healthy breakfast before they pick up their pencils.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Thursday that the state will be awarding $6 million to public schools to pay for security upgrades.
Women in Virginia, particularly those in low-income families, will have more access to long-term reversible contraceptives (LARCs), such as IUDs and implants under a new initiative from the Virginia Department of Health and the Virginia League for Planned Parenthood.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, a Democrat, said Tuesday that he’ll veto any Republican-drawn maps that make it to his desk as part of a special session on racial gerrymandering.
Besides the different celebrations throughout October, the governor’s office also announced the start of the “harvest party,” hosted at various Virginia wineries and restaurants to revel in this season’s harvest.
Gov. Ralph Northam defended his precautionary measures ahead of Florence’s arrival last week during his monthly appearance on WTOP’s Ask the Governor program, saying that his job is to protect Virginians and that it was a success.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.