Laura Vozzella
Reporter

Laura Vozzella covers Virginia politics for The Washington Post.

Prior to joining the paper, she was a political columnist and food writer at The Baltimore Sun. She dutifully recorded hockey sums and breaking news for The Associated Press in Boston, covered federal court for The Fort Worth Star-Telegram and chronicled everything that moved in a small Connecticut town for her hometown newspaper, The Hartford Courant.

Latest by Laura Vozzella

After a year of budget fireworks, Virginia sees smooth sailing ahead

After a year of budget fireworks, Virginia sees smooth sailing ahead

Despite a budget gap and a brush with a shutdown, the state’s finances are largely safe from partisan battles.

Convicted Va. delegate defies party by running again

Convicted Va. delegate defies party by running again

But Virginia Democrats are trying to make it hard for Del. Joseph Morrissey to win the nomination.

With Morrissey’s vow to run again, Va. braces for new political spectacle

With Morrissey’s vow to run again, Va. braces for new political spectacle

Del. Joseph Morrissey (D) resigned after being convicted of contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

McAuliffe budget would boost job fund, teacher pensions

McAuliffe budget would boost job fund, teacher pensions

Despite a crippling budget crunch, Virginia’s governor offered big plans, including Medicaid expansion.