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State Favors Quicker Retesting For Many Kids

Thousands of Virginia school kids might get an expedited chance to re-take standardized tests.

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Prosecutors: McDonnell Conviction Justified

Prosecutors say there was plenty of evidence to convict former governor Bob McDonnell on corruption charges.

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Governor Signs Budget With Pay Raise

Governor McAuliffe has signed Virginia's amended budget, which will take effect in July.

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McAuliffe Vetoes GOP Redistricting Bills

Governor McAuliffe has vetoed redistricting bills authored by Republicans.

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Joe Morrissey Now Running For State Senate

The lawmaker at the center of an underage sex scandal says his next goal is serving in the State Senate.

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Elected Officials Weigh In On Corner Incident

Some elected officials are reacting to the Martese Johnson incident on the UVA Corner.

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UVA Student Arrest Sparks Anger, Controversy

UVA winds up in the spotlight again after ABC agents arrested a 20-year-old student Wednesday morning on the Corner.

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Columbia Voters Agree To Unincorporation

Columbia voters say yes to unincorporation.

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Virginia Jobless Rate Inches Lower

The statewide jobless rate has inched down again.

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Judge Spurns VEA Efforts To Halt Data Release

A Richmond judge has spurned efforts by the VEA and its Loudoun County affiliate.

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Creigh Deeds Wins Award From Psychologists

State Senator Creigh Deeds (D- Bath County) wins an award from psychologists.

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Valley Woman Charged With Bigamy, Perjury

A Waynesboro woman is charged with bigamy and perjury.

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Reeves Predicts Expensive Battle For State Senate

Freshman State Senator Bryce Reeves (R- Spotsylvania) is predicting an expensive battle for the State Senate.

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Two-Term State Senator Will Retire

State Senator Ralph Smith (R- Botetourt County) has decided to retire at the end of this term.

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Herring Plans New Public Safety Tour

Attorney General Mark Herring is planning another public safety tour of Virginia.

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Big Increase In State Revenue

State revenue collections were up nearly 22% in February compared to the same month last year.

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Another Contender For State Senate Seat

There's a growing field of candidates for a local State Senate seat.

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Governor Plans Trade Mission To Cuba

Governor McAuliffe is planning a trade mission to Cuba

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Morrissey Completes Jail Stint

Delegate Joe Morrissey has completed his jail term.

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Attorneys General Have McDonnell’s Back

Dozens of former attorneys general across the U.S. want Bob McDonnell's corruption convictions thrown out.

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