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Analyst Larry Sabato dissects the political races ahead of the primary.
The attorney general's race in Virginia is not officially over and most likely it'll be headed for a recount. But regardless of the recount results, the race could end up being decided by the state's General Assembly.
Decades after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, a Virginia politics expert says he has uncovered new evidence that disproves the official number of shots fired that fateful day in Dallas.
With six weeks until the election, the candidates for governor of Virginia have raised almost $30 million.
There's just a few weeks to go in the campaign for governor in Virginia and every new poll and revelation could have a dramatic impact, including the conclusion of a criminal case involving the current governor's ex-chef.
With the Labor Day holiday behind them, expect the two candidates for Virginia governor and their supporters and opponents to unleash a tidal wave of advertising.
"You can scratch potential presidential candidate right off the list. Bob McDonnell is not going to be running for president, at least not seriously," Larry Sabato, director of, University of Virginia Center for Politics, told WTOP Tuesday.
Many who come to the nation's capital as a congressman or senator become so taken with their newfound status and occupation that they do everything they can just to stay in power.
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