Virginia’s Senior Senator, Mark Warner, was in Charlottesville over the weekend, briefing reporters on several controversies including the possibility of war with Iran, intervention in Venezuela and the need to regulate social media companies.
With the government shutdown in its second month, the pain is starting to be felt more by federal workers and people who rely on government services. The Commonwealth’s lawmakers remain divided on how to get the government's lights back on.
Democrats and Republicans in Congress may be deadlocked over a potential government shutdown and funding a wall on the southern border. But, they’re also coming together to pass significant bipartisan legislation at the end of the year.