Virginia General Assembly set to keep fighting about election laws

Dozens of bills on who votes and how have been filed for this session.


Abortion debate riles Virginia General Assembly

(Tracy A. Woodward / THE WASHINGTON POST)

Legislators adopt measure that bans insurers from offering abortion coverage in health-care exchange.

In Virginia’s attorney general race, a tie goes to the Republican

The General Assembly, which is comprised of 87 Republicans and 53 Democrats, would break the tie.


The Silver Line story: A new route is born after decades of faulty planning, political paralysis

(Jahi Chikwendiu / Post)

Half a century after transit planners ignored Tysons Corner, a rail link will come to the economic hub.