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President Obama celebrated this Labor Day with UAW workers in the battle-ground state of Ohio. And Virginia Senate candidates greeted voters in the same Blue Ridge parade.
It's a near even split on which candidate Northern Virginia voters would choose between President Barack Obama and former Governor Mitt Romney according to the WTOP Beltway Poll, conducted by Heart+Mind Strategies.
There will be three more debates between U.S. Senate candidates George Allen and Tim Kaine before the Nov. 6 election.
Republican former Sen. George Allen is airing a new ad that deftly fosters a false impression that his Democratic opponent, Tim Kaine, supports potential deep military spending cuts under a debt-reduction compromise.
Democrat Tim Kaine and Republican George Allen opened the fall debate season in Virginia's Senate race Saturday with a dispute over tax and spending policy that soon digressed into a partisan squabble over which candidate has been the most partisan.
The dominant figure in a Virginia Senate race that could determine the direction of Congress next year is President Barack Obama even though both candidates are former governors well-known to voters.
Republican George Allen and Democrat Tim Kaine, both former governors of the Old Dominion, told WTOP on Thursday that breaking partisan gridlock on Capitol Hill is among Virginia's top priorities, and each of their track records as the state's chief executive prove they are the best man for the job.
Former Sen. George Allen easily defeated three lesser-known conservative Republican challengers Tuesday in Virginia's primaries, earning a shot at regaining the seat he lost six years ago in a race both parties consider critical to controlling the U.S. Senate.
Northern Virginia voters will join the rest of the state in casting ballots for a series of primary elections.