Governor Ralph Northam

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Lawmakers are about to consider a proposal to expand the appeals court in Virginia.

Lawmakers at the General Assembly will take a look at the state’s budget next month -- and they got a proposed blueprint from the governor Wednesday.

Governor Ralph Northam is not announcing any new COVID-19 restrictions before the Thanksgiving holiday, despite the fact that the state is now reporting the highest number of daily new cases since the start of the pandemic.

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Virginia's statewide positivity rate currently sits around 5%. But, it's closer to 9% in certain areas of southwestern Virginia, especially those localities near the Tennessee border.

Governor Ralph Northam is now considering dozens of bills lawmakers sent him during a special session on coronavirus and criminal justice reform.