State Board of Elections

Republicans in Richmond are hoping to make Virginia’s Electoral Board less partisan. A suite of proposed changes comes after a recent legislative report highlighted past complaints about political bias in the Department of Elections.

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The Democrat in a tied race for a Virginia House seat that could affect which party controls the chamber said Tuesday that she'll ask a court to declare the tie invalid and her the winner.  In the meantime, state election officials postponed their plan to break the tie Wednesday in Richmond by drawing names from a bowl.

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  Election officials in Virginia have finalized election results in a race where voters were given the wrong ballots.