Updates from vpap.org

 


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


Infographic: Close Floor Votes in 2017

Most of the 3,000 floor votes cast during the 2017 General Assembly session were unanimous or lopsided  In fact, fewer than one in 10 floor...

March 20, 2017


$10,000+ Donations to State PACs

The following state PACs reported receiving donations of $10,000 more since Tuesday: 25,000 Commonwealth Victory Fund $10,000 Virginia Senate Democratic Caucus Under Virginia law, leadership...

March 17, 2017


Visualization: Contested House Races

There has been a flurry of House candidate announcements. But what does it add up to? VPAP has a launched a visualization that tracks the...

March 15, 2017


Visual: The Fate of 2017 Legislation

How did legislation fare in the 2017 General Assembly Session? VPAP's annual infographic highlights the number of bills that passed or failed, the percentage of...

March 10, 2017


Gifts Reported by Legislators

Fewer than half of the 140 General Assembly members reported accepting meals, gala tickets or other gifts valued at more than $50 in the last...

March 8, 2017


$10,000+ Donations to State PACs

The following state PACs reported receiving donations of $10,000 more since last Wednesday: $10,000 Virginia Senate Republican Caucus $10,000 Virginia Senate Democratic Caucus Under Virginia...

March 6, 2017


Democrats double up to challenge GOP incumbents

It's rare for more than one candidate to compete for the chance to run a long-shot campaign against a General Assembly incumbent from the other...

Feb. 25, 2017


Visual: How Representative Are Virginia's Representatives?

How similar are General Assembly members to Virginia as a whole in terms of race, gender, age, and education level? VPAP's new visual illustrates the...

Feb. 20, 2017