Grand Larceny Threshold Likely to Rise in Virginia

Virginia is likely to raise the grand larceny threshold from $200 to $500 for the first time in over 30 years, no longer making...
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Week 9: Here’s What Happened Last Week

Gov. Ralph Northam told lawmakers that he will not accept a budget that does not include Medicaid expansion. If a budget comes to him...

Virginia Democratic Lawmakers Hope to Pass Gun Reform Before Session Ends

Democratic lawmakers call for a chance to pass gun control legislation before the Virginia General Assembly adjourns next week. Many gun safety bills have been submitted...

Virginians Call on State Senators to Support Medicaid Expansion

With nine days left in the legislative session, supporters gathered outside the Capitol in the rain, to call on their Senators to support Medicaid...

Former School Administrator Believes ‘School to Prison Pipeline’ Reform Starts With Teachers

Ending the school to prison pipeline starts by teaching tolerance, and Kimberly Tucker knows that isn't an easy thing to do.  After many years of...

Virginia Teens are Taking a Stand Against Gun Violence

Almost every piece of gun control legislation has died in the Virginia General Assembly this year. Legislation to require persons to report the loss...
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Week 8: Here’s What Happened Last Week

Here is what you missed last week. The public school systems might see a few changes this session. A bill that would bar "Lunch Shaming",...
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Virginia Schools Have A Suspension Problem

John was an elementary school student who came into foster care as a result of severe physical abuse. He had received mental health counseling...

Virginia House Passes Medicaid Expansion, Senate Rejects Budget Amendment

The proposed budgets for the Virginia House of Delegates and Senate passed their respective chambers after heavy debates on the inclusion of Medicaid expansion...

Virginia Lawmakers Finalize Budgets Before Vote Thursday

It’s budget week, and it may be the most important thing to be passed this session. The thousands of bills rolling through Virginia's General...