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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


What beats a home-make cookie?

Please join us for an Open House  saluting the  VPAP Sunshine Caucus Featuring  Coffee & Homemade Cookies   Tuesday, February 21 8:00 - 11:00 a.m. 7th...

Feb. 19, 2017


Visual: House Subcommittee Partisanship

Republicans hold a two-thirds majority in the Virginia House of Delegates. With exception of the Rules Committee, House standing committees come close to reflecting this...

Feb. 10, 2017


McDonnell Legal Defense Fund

The Restoration Fund -- set up to raise money for former Gov. Bob McDonnell's legal defense -- reported raising $20,711 and spending $36,243 in the...

Feb. 9, 2017


New House Candidate

A new House of Delegates candidate has filed paperwork with the State Department of Elections. House District 21 Kelly Fowler is the second Democrat to announce...

Feb. 8, 2017


Partisanship of Close Votes

There have been 108 "close" floor votes so far during this year's General Assembly -- most of them along political party lines. VPAP has launched a...

Feb. 8, 2017


New Visual: Issues Generating More Bills in 2017

What topics came to the fore this year in the General Assembly? VPAP's latest visual highlights the issues that generated the biggest increase in the...

Feb. 7, 2017


Last-Minute Donations in Feb. 7 Special Elections

Updated at 1:45pm: Due to a filing error, the amount listed for Jeff Bourne was previously incorrect. We have updated the posted with the correct...

Feb. 7, 2017


3 New House Candidates

Three new candidates have filed paperwork with the State Department of Elections to raise money for House of Delegates races this year. House District 12...

Feb. 7, 2017