Senators voted down party lines 7-8, killing the legislation before it could be considered by the full chamber.
The bipartisan group of state lawmakers held its first meeting Thursday.
Some Virginia lawmakers have proposed new legislation that hopes to limit people operating a motor vehicle that has accumulated snow or ice.
Split along party lines, the Senate Transportation Committee has killed a bill that would have made failing to wear a seat belt a primary of…
The Senate voted nearly unanimously Thursday to raise the felony theft threshold from $200 to $500.
A group of lawmakers have put off unveiling legislation to overhaul how Virginia regulates its electric rates.
SB 810 would extend eligibility for in-state tuition to students who have applied for permanent residency.
The frigid weather in recent weeks prompted Assistant Attorney General Michelle Welch to send a memo instructing animal control officers how…
They complained about the new governor’s tone during his address to the joint assembly Monday night.
Their proposals include raising the minimum wage, instituting paid sick and family leave and ensuring equal pay for equal work.
New Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is asking the Republican-backed General Assembly to pass a progressive agenda that includes expanding Medica…
Supporters on both sides of the issue came out in full force holding rallies throughout the day.
A survivor of the Oct. 1 mass shooting in Las Vegas helped persuade a Virginia Senate committee Monday to approve a bill outlawing bump stoc…
A Virginia state Senate panel has defeated a Democratic push for stricter gun laws.
Ralph Northam took office as Virginia’s 73rd governor on Saturday and urged citizens to maintain the strong “moral compass deep in our heart…
A Senate Committee green lights a bill that would establish an animal cruelty registry.