And also, what we don’t know yet about the new governor.
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We’re missing an opportunity with Afghan refugees
We have counties desperate to reverse their population declines. We have thousands of Afghan refugees passing through Fort Pickett. Why are we not trying to resettle them here?
A lesson we should draw from the Lincoln-Douglas debates
What if candidates today debated like they did back then?
Did Youngkin just throw an interception on football stadium?
Why should Southwest and Southside care on which side the Potomac the Washington Football Team plays?
Who funded voter suppression in rural Virginia?
We now know who supplied most of the money for a group of Democrats who masqueraded as a conservative group trying to undermine the Republican candidate for governor.
Youngkin delivers Reagan-like optimism
On the other hand, he offered few specifics in his inaugural address, although those shouldn’t have been expected.
The best and worst inaugural addresses in Virginia history
Reality check: Few inaugural addresses are remembered. These two are, for different reasons.
Geopolitical power in House shifts to rural Virginia
A cautionary note for Republicans as they begin their new majority.
10 things to look for in the General Assembly
Here are issues that will matter more to Southwest and Southside than to other parts of the state.
A reality check on remote workers
Rural localities are counting on an influx of remote workers to reverse their population declines. How realistic is this?