General Assembly 2019

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This spring, colleges in Virginia will be voting on whether to raise tuition for next school year. The latest state budget has a big incentive for them not to.

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For now, Virginia doctors will be writing prescriptions for Virginia patients. But, that could change next year.

Partisan gerrymandering in Virginia politics may soon be a thing of the past.

But the long fight to get there still has at least another year to go.

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Virginia lawmakers wrapped up this year's scandal-marked legislative session Sunday after passing a state budget that includes pay raises for teachers and state employees and significant new spending on public education.

Lawmakers in Richmond are putting the final touches on a budget deal as the General Assembly session comes to an end this weekend.