Drivers in Virginia are often not legally required to use their turn signals, and the House of Delegates voted down a bill Tuesday that would have expanded that requirement to cover situations where pedestrians are around.
Driving with a cellphone in your hand would be banned in Virginia under a bill approved this week by the state Senate. The bill now goes back to the House of Delegates.
Lawmakers are advancing legislation that would force Arlington County to lower the tax bills of Washington Golf and Country Club and Army Navy Country Club.
Also in Richmond: The House approved a bill allowing some recess to be counted as part of the minimum instructional time in elementary school and kindergarten.
Dominion faces unprecedented scrutiny of its political influence and hard questions about whether most Virginians’ monthly electric bills are higher than they need to be.
Advocates of redistricting reform in Virginia believe that November’s wave election offers hope that changes are coming soon to how the state draws legislative districts. “This is not a nerdy little issue anymore.”
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam struck an optimistic tone that he’ll be able to push through some key piece of his legislative agenda despite pushback from Republican lawmakers on some of his policies during his first week in office.
A Virginia Senate panel has rejected a bill that would allow state regulators to order refunds to customers of the state’s two largest electric utilities.
The White House says President Donald Trump called Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam on Sunday from his Florida estate and says the president and the governor agreed to work together closely on many issues, including support of the military.
Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam found images of Terry McAuliffe on his bed pillows at the Governor’s Mansion.
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.
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe gave his final annual address to state lawmakers Wednesday. On Saturday, the term-limited McAuliffe turns the office over to fellow Democrat Ralph Northam.
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 Fredericksburg Electoral Board was told of problems that could be leading hundreds of voters to cast ballots in the wrong race on Election Day in Virginia.
Rep. Bob Goodlatte, who leads the House Judiciary Committee, announced Thursday he will retire at the end of his 13th term, becoming the latest GOP chairman not to seek re-election even though Republicans control all levers of power in Washington.