Montgomery County Republicans lost some races they thought they should have won — for supervisor, school board and constitutional offices. Tech students factored in two races, but low turnout in some Republican precincts also cost the GOP.
The report says the programs encourage people to take “relatively lowpaying, dead-end, unstable jobs” rather than train for higher-paying, more promising jobs.
Readers offer insights into how to calm a difficult political conversation. Another in our special project on civility.
The state report says the lack of child care keeps workforce participation rates low, and makes it harder for some people to get off welfare.
He felt that the government declaring a day for giving thanks was an unconstitutional co-mingling of church and state.
His administration overturned a state recommendation that the road go through Farmville and Lynchburg. He also created the first Appalachian Regional Commission.
Some in Virginia have proposed such a position. Canada already has such a Cabinet post. Here’s what the first minister to hold the position says.
It’s been three decades since we had a Republican governor and a Democratic legislature.
Also: Are there really Marxists in Richmond? Good’s primary challenger says there are.
Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear won counties in eastern Kentucky that are similiar to our Southwest Virginia. Here’s how he did it.