Tim Kaine

Michael Pope

Voters are about to choose a candidate for United States Senate. But the ballot has a name that you might not have heard before.

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If you watch television or listen to talk radio, you know it’s election time. But just how effective are all those ads?

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Candidates for Virginia’s Senate seat tackled the controversial Supreme Court nomination during their final debate Tuesday night.

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On Capitol Hill, senators are grappling with how to handle allegations of sexual misconduct. But it’s a drama that’s also playing out on the campaign trail.

Senate Takes Action on Opioid Legislation

Sep 21, 2018
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This week the Senate overwhelmingly passed a bill focused on stemming the opioid crisis that’s raging in Virginia and across the nation.