Updates from vpap.org

 


Visualization: For 8 House incumbents, a nomination fight

Eight of the 93 members of the House of Delegates seeking re-election this November first must survive a challenge from within their own political party,...

April 7, 2017


Close Votes in the General Assembly Veto Session

There were close votes on 43 bills during the General Assembly veto session on Wednesday. Use VPAP's Close Vote Analyzer to see how party members...

April 6, 2017


May 25: Lighten Up, It's Just Politics

Celebrate VPAP's 20th anniversary at our annual fundraiser at the Downtown Richmond Marriott on Thursday, May 25. Lighten Up, It's Just Politics will feature political comedy...

April 5, 2017


New House Candidates

Two candidates have announced their intentions to run for the House of Delegates since our update yesterday. Last Thursday was the candidate qualification deadline for...

April 4, 2017


Visualization: What Happened to 2012 "Obama Districts"?

Virginia Democrats have targeted 17 Republican state delegates whose districts were carried by Hillary Clinton last November. This has raised the question: How reliable is...

April 4, 2017


Visualization: Mapping Candidates' Donations

Making it easy to follow campaign donations is core to VPAP’s mission.  We are excited to announce our new suite of interactive maps for each candidate on our...

April 3, 2017


$10,000+ Donations to State PACs

The following state PACs reported receiving donations of $10,000 more since last Friday: $25,000 Baltimore Washington Construction & Public Employees Laborers PAC $15,000 Competitive Commonwealth...

March 31, 2017


Infographic: Gubernatorial Vetoes, 1994-2017

Recent headlines about the record number of vetoes this session raise the question: How do the numbers compare to previous years? VPAP's new infographic details the...

March 28, 2017


Revision: "Contested" House Races

VPAP has revised a data visualization on House of Delegates elections to use a more recognized definition a "contested" election -- one that will have...

March 27, 2017


New House Candidates

Below are candidates who have recently announced their intentions to run in House of Delegates races this year and/or have filed paperwork with the State...

March 21, 2017