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Hundreds of anti-abortion activists gathered on Capitol Square in Richmond Wednesday to celebrate last year's legislative successes. Meanwhile dozens of abortion-rights supporters staged their own demonstration a few yards away.
Gov. Bob McDonnell is using his annual address to the state to make one big, last push for a lasting legislative legacy, urging lawmakers to embrace his education and transportation reforms.
Legislators are arriving in Richmond for a legislative session that will feature debates on education, transportation, guns and uranium mining.
A Fauquier County farmer's fight with the county has prompted a bill that could more clearly define the rights of farmers in Virginia.
A Virginia lawmaker is sponsoring legislation prompted by a Fauquier County farmer's property-rights skirmish with her local government over selling handmade items like goat milk soap and sheep yarn, as well as hosting a birthday party for her friend's daughter without obtaining proper permits.
Delegate Tim Hugo wades into the debate over how to pay for transportation maintenance and construction in Virginia as revenues dwindle.
Plans to further widen and add transit along the Fairfax Count Parkway could be stalled because of a lack of state transportation funds.
A fund intended to promote the establishment of new beehives in Virginia has been established.