Partisan debate unfolded Tuesday in the state Senate over Attorney General Jason Miyares’ firing of 30 staffers in the office after a Democratic senator said the short notice was unprofessional and caused confusion.
"During the campaign, it was made clear that now Attorney General-elect Miyares and Attorney General Herring have very different visions for the office," said Miyares spokeswoman Victoria LaCivita by email. "We are restructuring the office, as every incoming AG has done in the past."
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Approved in Danville, sales-tax hike heads for a narrow defeat in Pittsylvania County.
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Mary Sue Terry, the first — and until Nov. 2, the only — woman elected statewide in Virginia has had seven careers.
Big-league political influencer Dominion Energy donated $200,000 to a secretive PAC attacking GOP gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin, a new filing shows.
Attorney General Mark Herring and Republican challenger Jason Miyares debated in Loudoun County on Wednesday, defending their opposing political views and attacking each other in front of a group of business leaders.
Yet another attempt to reverse Virginia's moratorium on uranium mining has failed.
Virginia's five most recently elected Republican attorneys general issued a statement Thursday criticizing Democratic Attorney General Mark Herring for not taking legal action against the Virginia Parole Board over its substantiated misconduct.
Richmond’s iconic but divisive Robert E. Lee monument is coming down soon after the last obstacles to removal were cleared Thursday by two unanimous Virginia Supreme Court opinions.
Former Gov. Terry McAuliffe leads Republican Glenn Youngkin outside the margin of error, according to a new poll from Christopher Newport University.
Former Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Glenn Youngkin are in a close contest in Virginia’s race for governor, with Democrat McAuliffe receiving 40% and Republican Youngkin 37% among likely voters in a new Virginia Commonwealth University poll.
A group of Asian American business owners is asking Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring to investigate what they call racial discrimination by the state in banning electronic skill games in stores they own that are frequented by racial and ethnic minorities.
Democratic Attorney General Mark Herring and GOP challenger Jason Miyares debated virtually on Tuesday in a preview of the ideological differences they’ll highlight for voters in the November election.
He strongly hinted at running for office again in the future.
The first woman to win statewide office in Virginia has strong views about political debates everywhere.
The Democratic lawmaker challenging Attorney General Mark Herring in the June 8 primary aggressively critiqued him in their first debate Wednesday evening, calling out the incumbent’s reluctance to use his office to investigate police shootings and saying Virginians are tired of inaction on police accountability.
Virginia's public colleges have the authority to mandate vaccines among students, the attorney general said in an opinion Monday.
Voting is now underway in Virginia’s biggest Democratic primary ever.
Former Gov. Terry McAuliffe is dominating the Democratic field for governor and incumbent Mark Herring leads the party's contest for attorney general, but the nomination for lieutenant governor remains wide open six weeks ahead of the party's June 8 primary, according to a new survey from the Wason Center at Christopher Newport University.