Virginia students and teachers could go back to school well before Labor Day every year under a pair of proposals due for a vote Tuesday in the House of Delegates.
While Democrats have pushed to raise the threshold in recent years, Suetterlein’s fellow Republicans in the House of Delegates have blocked similar measures.
As the new delegate for Virginia’s 13th District, Danica Roem has already submitted eight bills and two resolutions — and there’s much more to get done, she said.
Republican David Yancey won a drawing to break a tie in the disputed 94th District race in Newport News Thursday however his opponent is expected to challenge the decision, possibly seeking yet another recount.
Control of Virginia’s House of Delegates hinges on a random drawing of names from a bowl Thursday in a state office building in Richmond.
The race between Democrat Shelly Simonds and Republican Del. David Yancey has seesawed since the Nov. 7.
If Democrat Joshua Cole asks the Virginia House of Delegates to order a redo of the 28th District race that Republican Bob Thomas won by 73 votes, the full House would have to vote to confirm Thomas as the winner, to seat Cole, or to order a new election.
If you want to know in real time whether Republicans will control Virginia’s House of Delegates in 2018, you’re in luck.
A recount in a disputed Stafford County House district confirmed the election of Republican Bob Thomas Thursday, maintaining Republicans’ slim 51-49 majority in the Virginia House of Delegates.
Virginia’s State Board of Elections will draw film canisters next week to decide the winner in the 94th District House race in Newport News, the board chair said Thursday.
A Republican recount official involved in the Newport News race that was decided by one vote had second thoughts about a ballot that wasn’t counted. Republicans hope to force a tie in the race in a bid to maintain their majority in the House of Delegates.
A recount in Newport News results in a 50-50 tie in the Virginia House of Delegates. Democrats picked up another seat by a single vote after a recount.
A recount began Wednesday morning in Virginia’s 40th District House of Delegates race to represent parts of Fairfax and Prince William counties. It’s the first of four recounts in Virginia House races that could determine which party will control the chamber.
Two recounts are now scheduled for races in Stafford County delaying the swearing-in for one candidate for county supervisor. Meanwhile, voters have filed an amended lawsuit in federal court seeking a new election in the 28th House District.
Preliminary hearings are scheduled this week in three Virginia House of Delegates recount petitions. Here’s a look at what’s ahead in the recount process, plus what it will accomplish and what it won’t address.
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