With Congress away, this bipartisan group of governors is trying to fix Obamacare

The plan makes small changes to the ACA, a departure from Congress’s repeal efforts.


D.C. Del. Norton to Metro board: Resign and make way for reform panel

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The abrupt proposal came a day after a summit of the region’s chief executives.


Ahead of regional summit, left-leaning policy groups say ‘No’ to a sales tax for Metro

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Regional officials are pushing for a penny sales tax, but an analysis suggests the poor would bear five times the burden under the proposal.


How Charlottesville lost control amid deadly protest

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Confusion and conflicting information set the stage for what became one of the most violent white nationalist rallies in decades.


Va. voters split on blame for Charlottesville violence, want Confederate statues to stay

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New poll suggests Democratic response to unrest may be out of touch with Virginians.


ACLU criticizes McAuliffe’s temporary ban on protests at General Lee statue

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The ACLU of Virginia called his order “constitutionally suspect.”


Virginia governor eulogizes trooper killed in Charlottesville helicopter crash

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At the funeral for state police Lt. H. Jay Cullen, Gov. Terry McAuliffe paid tribute to the man who flew him and his family.


Former Va. attorney general Cuccinelli catches flak for telling Symone Sanders to ‘shut up’ on CNN

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“Eventually I’ve got to stand up for myself,” Cuccinelli said after a Chris Cuomo scolding.


After violence in Charlottesville, vigils for peace and healing

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Marchers in Virginia, Washington and around the country rally to denounce hatred and racism.


Alleged driver of car that plowed into Charlottesville crowd was a Nazi sympathizer, former teacher says

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“It was obvious that he had this fascination with Nazism and a big idolatry of Adolf Hitler.”’