Panel first wants the state to study the fiscal impact of the proposal by Sen. John Edwards.
Money to pay off bonds for Central Virginia Training Center. Life sciences labs in Roanoke and New River valleys. Flood relief for Hurley. A new state park in Highland County. A museum in Danville. And more . . .
Deeds joins Edwards as co-chair, leaves Privileges & Elections committee.
Criminal justice reform groups are concerned current law leaves prosecutors and judges with little flexibility.
There are a lot fewer swing districts now than there were back then.
The Democrat denies rumors that he would retire from the state Senate to join a Youngkin administration.
The process hasn’t been pretty but we have gotten to see how both parties would like to gerrymander the state.
The redistricting commission can’t decide whether to keep Roanoke and Roanoke County separate or combined in a single state Senate district.
Both Democratic and Republican mapmakers would put the only two Democratic state senators west of the Blue Ridge into Republican districts.