Jessica Contrera, Adam Ewing and Beth Broadwater
A story of good intentions — and government blunders.
(Timothy C. Wright / For the Washington Post)
McAuliffe’s tour is part of a $30 million Democratic effort before the next census.
The former governor and friends took over the glass-enclosed dining space at the Palm, basically official Washington's version of Cheers.
(Steve Helber / AP)
Laura Vozzella and Gregory S. Schneider
After one week on the job, Virginia’s Democratic governor remains optimistic about working with General Assembly.
(Photo by Gov. Ralph Northam / Photo by Gov. Ralph Northam)
Former governor Terry McAuliffe left several pranks for Gov. Ralph Northam (D), part of a longstanding Virginia tradition.
(Salwan Georges / The Washington Post)
Laura Vozzella, Fenit Nirappil and Gregory S. Schneider
Festivities and flyovers celebrate Ralph Northam’s move into the Executive Mansion
Gregory S. Schneider
Ralph Northam will be sworn in at noon as evenly divided legislature calls for unity
The potential 2020 presidential contender leaves office as Virginia’s governor on Saturday
Gregory S. Schneider, Laura Vozzella and Fenit Nirappil
Newly empowered Democrats gain clout; McAuliffe calls for unity in final address
(Gregory Schneider / The Washington Post)
From party boy to policy wonk: The Democratic governor won grudging respect from his foes.