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State Democratic leaders are touring Virginia, getting feedback from community members on addressing gun violence. It’s in preparation for the July 9th special session.


Virginians will elect members of the House of Delegates this year using a map seen as favorable to Democrats, according to a ruling Monday by the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Under normal circumstances, candidates would welcome money from the governor to help finance their campaigns. But this year, it’s a little different.



A lot is at stake for Virginia this November, when all 140 state lawmakers are up for election. Democrats are hoping they can take control of the state legislature for the first time in decades. But first, they have to choose the right candidates for the job.

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Lawmakers will be returning to Richmond for a special session on guns. But will anything happen?