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Va. Republicans reject McAuliffe’s request for redistricting meeting

(Steve Helber / AP)

The Democratic governor said striking a deal ahead of deadline would save taxpayers money

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Questions about citizenship and felony status would become optional on Virginia voter registration forms

(Nikki Fox / AP)

Questions about citizenship and felon status would become optional on the state’s voter registration forms.

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Proposed changes to Virginia voter registration stirs fears among GOP

(Steve Helber / AP)

People registering to vote would not have to answer specific questions on citizenship and felony status.

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Poll: Virginians evenly split on Confederate flag

(Joe Mahoney / Associated Press)

The survey also found Sen. Warner has highest approval ratings, followed by Sen. Kaine and Gov. McAuliffe.

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Fairfax judge Jane Marum Roush named to Virginia Supreme Court

(Bill O'Leary / The Washington Post)

Roush is first judge from Fairfax named to high court since 1991.

Virginia for the Win: The Iran nuclear deal is good for Virginia

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McAuliffe sees no need to arm National Guardsmen — yet

(Steve Helber / AP)

“Right now, governor, don’t arm us,” McAuliffe says his National Guard general advised.

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Va. Republicans fight McAuliffe’s effort to study reinstating parole

(Steve Helber / AP)

The 20-year-old policy instituted under former governor George Allen works as intended, the GOP said.

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Va. GOP presses McAuliffe, Herring on Planned Parenthood donations

(Center for Medical Progress / Courtesy of Center for Medical Progress)

The state Republican chairman made the demand amid the uproar over a jarring undercover video.

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At Confederate convention, removal of flag is a battle cry, rather than a defeat

(Reza A. Marvashti / For The Washington Post)

Those gathered near Richmond say they are as resolved as ever to fly the Southern symbol.