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Lawmakers in Richmond are trying to figure out a way to handle the sexual assault allegations against Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax, although at this point there are more questions than answers.

Some lawmakers are concerned that the student loan industry has spiraled out of control, and they’re hoping to make state regulators crack down.  Their effort was killed in a House of Delegates committee late Tuesday, though.

Gun violence is back in the news this week. It’s also a topic that lawmakers in Richmond are debating.

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Lawmakers in Richmond are exploring the limits of free speech. And, as Michael Pope reports, one member of the House of Delegates wants to put restrictions on the internet.

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It’s been several years since former Governor Bob McDonnell was accused of accepting gifts in exchange for official's acts. But, as Michael Pope reports, lawmakers are still trying to close loopholes in the law.