Taxes and spending, gambling and the environment are among some of the issues expected to dominate Virginia’s General Assembly session that begins Wednesday afternoon.
The percentage of bills in Virginia killed without a recorded vote dropped from about 55 percent in 2017 to less than 30 percent in 2018.
People who take out a protective order in Virginia would automatically get the right to carry a concealed weapon under bills set for final approval in the Virginia General Assembly.
Coming up on a driver going slowly in the left lane can be infuriating and the surprise can lead to safety issues if faster-moving drivers swerve around or act on their road rage, so a Virginia bill would add a fine for drivers who block the “fast lane. ”
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.