Rachel Weiner covers national politics for Post Politics and The Fix. She came to the Washington Post in 2010 as a political web editor and anchored the Post's 2012 election blog. She was previously a web editor at The Huffington Post.
There’s no evidence that Gillespie lobbied for the Ivory Coast leader, but his firm did represent his government.
The mayoral hopeful said she would create an agency focused on health care, education and employment.
The candidate for Congress aims to bring balance to her track record while waging battles with Democrats.
The Republican is competitive in fundraising with Senator Warner, but he has less cash on hand for TV ads.