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Report: Va. Dems to cave on Medicaid expansion

With Virginia Sen. Phil Puckett's resignation on Sunday tipping control of the chamber, state Republicans didn't waste any time.

Monday - 06/09/2014, 09:42pm EDT

Tags: Phil Puckett, Senate, Medicaid

No. Va. election to determine Senate control

Sunday - 01/19/2014, 02:10pm EST

Tags: Election, Senate

Spending stumbling block to budget deal

Senate Republicans and Democrats hit an impasse Sunday over spending in their last-ditch struggle to avoid an economy-jarring default in just four days and end a partial government shutdown that's entering its third week.

Sunday - 10/13/2013, 09:43pm EDT

Tags: government shutdown, President Barack Obama, Harry Reid, mitch mcconnell, Senate

Senate plan to end shutdown emerges

House Speaker John Boehner is telling fellow Republicans that talks with President Barack Obama over ending the partial government shutdown and preventing a federal default have stalled.

Saturday - 10/12/2013, 02:35pm EDT

Tags: government shutdown, President Obama, obama, John Boehner, House, house of representatives, Senate

Warner welcomes Kaine to Senate, vows compromise

He's been a mayor and a governor, and now Tim Kaine is Virginia's newest senator in Congress.

Saturday - 02/09/2013, 08:46am EST

Tags: Mark Warner, Tim Kaine, Senate, Congress, Kathy Stewart

Senate approves 2-term Va governor amendment

A proposed amendment that would end Virginia's unique constitutional prohibition on allowing governors to seek re-election to a second term has passed the state Senate.

Monday - 01/28/2013, 08:53pm EST

Tags: Virginia, Senate

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