In the News


Williamsburg to offer curbside voting, dropbox for absentee ballots ahead of election

WavyTV

September 15th, 2020


Opinion: State lawmakers must make policing more transparent
The Virginian-Pilot
September 14th, 2020


Opinion: Virginia has made good progress on police reform. It should finish strong. 

Washington Post 

September 13th, 2020


Hampton Roads rejoins rest of the state after Northam eases local COVID-19 restrictions

The Virginian-Pilot

September 10th, 2020


Delegate Mullin announces criminal justice reform bill for special session

WavyTV

August 21, 2020


Virginia lawmakers start special session amid pandemic

13NewsNow

August 18th, 2020


Governor Northam Announces General Assembly to Convene August 18th

Governor's Office

July 17th, 2020


In Due Course: 2020 Changes to Virginia's Laws

Division of Legislative Services

July 1st, 2020


Virginia House panel to hold summer hearings on police reform

WRIC

June 26th, 2020


What police reform does Virginia need? Lawmakers will hold public hearings before deciding

Daily Press

June 26th, 2020


Virginia elections, mail-in ballots, and how coronavirus could impact future voting

We Virginians 

May 12th, 2020


Northam orders non-essential businesses closed for another week, but says reopening could begin next week 

Richmond Times-Dispatch 

May 4th, 2020


Non-essential medical procedures resuming Friday

VPM News

April 29th, 2020


Northam announces expansion of payment relief for student loan borrowers

Governor's Office

April 29th, 2020


Elections will be held May 19 in Newport News. Some voters won't be able to cast ballots at their normal locations

Daily Press

April 28th, 2020


How Virginia's new gun laws will reduce intimate partner homicide

Virginia Mercury

April 16th, 2020


VEA names 'Legislative Champions' for 2020

Virginia Education Association

April 14th, 2020


Open Forum: Ask for a hand in a crisis

Winchester Star

April 8th, 2020


2020 Session Legislative Highlights

Division of Legislative Services

April 3rd, 2020


Virginia House planing to convene outdoors for veto session on April 22, House Speaker says

Richmond Times-Dispatch

April 3rd, 2020


Williamsburg Regional Library announces initiative to provide community free internet access

W-Y Daily

April 2nd, 2020


Governor Northam Issues Statewide Stay-at-Home Order

Governor's Office 

March 30th, 2020


Peninsula rallies round United Way's emergency fund - and phones are ringing off the hook 

Daily Press

March 26th, 2020


Virginia to extend May 1 tax deadline for all individuals and businesses 

Richmond Times-Dispatch
March 19th, 2020


Governor Northam announces additional actions to address COVID-19

Governor's Office

March 19th, 2020


Here's where children can get free meals while schools are closed

The Virginian-Pilot

March 18th, 2020


Va. to try limited energy competition after Dominion reverses opposition to embrace pilot

Virginia Mercury

March 17th, 2020


Newport News Public Schools Coronavirus Information

Newport News Public Schools

March 15th, 2020


WJCC Public Schools Coronavirus Information

WJCC Public Schools

March 15th, 2020


York County Public Schools Coronavirus Information

York County Public Schools

March 15th, 2020


Virginia Democratic primary turnout highest on record, surpassing 2008

Richmond Times-Dispatch

March 4th, 2020


New Law will mean fewer 14 and 15-year-olds tried as adults in Virginia

Daily Press

March 1st, 2020


Virginia social services plentiful rules, lack of central authority ensure plenty of heartbreak

The Roanoke Times

February 29, 2020


Virginia will crack down on high-interest loans, as new laws pass after failing for a decade

The Virginian Pilot

February 28th, 2020


Virginia education advocates praise measures to get rid of 'School to Prison Pipeline'

NBC12 News

February 21st, 2020


Virginians will no longer have their driver's license suspended for unpaid court fines

Daily Press

February 27th, 2020


Colonial Williamsburg archeologists uncover life of 18th-century politician and planter John Custis IV

Virginia Gazette

February 26th, 2020


Korean water heater manufacturer to locate in Virginia

Associated Press

February 26th, 2020


Virginia Bills would let utility customers shop around for renewable energy

The Virginian Pilot

February 19th, 2020


Editorial: Forensic nursing shortage demands state action

The Virginian Pilot

February 17th, 2020


Proposed bill aims to protect historic areas from electric transmission lines

Williamsburg-Yorktown Daily

February 7th, 2020


Lawmakers' split stance on energy competition reveals shift in utility power

Virginia Mercury

February 13th, 2020


In five weeks, Virginia Democrats reshape decades of state policy

Virginia Mercury

February 12th, 2020


What is 'Crossover?': Breaking down the 2020 General Assembly's midpoint

ABC8 News

February 10th, 2020


After Controversy at Rassawek, Bill Would Raise Archeological Standards

WVTF

February 12, 2020


After long delay, Democrats unveil Clean Economy Act energy omnibus

The Virginia Mercury

February 6, 2020


Mason pushes bill inspired by RTD's 'Unguarded' investigation
The Richmond Times-Dispatch

February 3, 2020


Va. House passes bill to ban conversion therapy for minors

WAVY TV 10

February 3, 2020


State legislators seek to tackle shortage of nurses qualified to provide sexual assault exams
The Roanoke Times

January 30, 2020


Bills Aim To Fix Glaring Shortage of Sexual Assault Nurses in Virginia

VPM

January 29, 2020


Agreement made to jumpstart offshore wind industry in Hampton Roads

13NewsNow

January 28, 2020


Aiming to rein in student loan industry, Virginia House passes ‘borrowers bill of rights’

The Virginia Mercury

January 27, 2020


Students lobby for W&M at 24th annual Road to Richmond

William & Mary News

January 27, 2020


Newport News police officer killed in line of duty was recent police academy grad, mother to 2-year-old daughter

Daily Press

January 26, 2020


Women to preside over both chambers as Virginia officially ratifies ERA
Richmond Times-Dispatch

January 24, 2020


Crackdown on high-interest loans — blocked for a decade in Richmond — clears a critical first hurdle

Daily Press

January 23, 2020


City moves forward on decades-old plans for MLK memorial

Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

January 20, 2020


Virginia Ratifies The Equal Rights Amendment, Decades After The Deadline

NPR

January 15, 2020


In the flood of new General Assembly bills, prescription drug cost regulation and more protection for incapacitated adults

Daily Press

January 7, 2020


The Clean Energy Choice Act Introduced in Virginia​

Environment + Energy Leader

January 7, 2020


As Dominion prepares to close Yorktown coal ash landfill, some want more scrutiny of its future

Daily Press

January 3, 2020


Del. Mike Mullin files several progressive criminal justice reform bills

WAVY TV 10

December 30, 2019​


Mullin launches criminal justice reform push

Daily Press

December 30, 2019


‘Kinship care’ foster families would get money in proposed budget

The Virginia Mercury

December 18, 2019


Local economic victory secured with $22 billion submarine building contract
3 WTKR

December 3, 2019


VA House Democrats Announce Key Caucus Positions

Blue Virginia

December 2, 2019


Mullin holds on to 93rd District seat, securing another term as delegate

The Virginia Gazette

November 5, 2019


Syrian Refugees / End of Life Ethics / Delegate Michael Mullin

Hearsay with Cathy Lewis

October 30, 2019


After Virginia Beach shooting, political candidates say they can act on gun reform, to different degrees
Virginia Gazette
October 29, 2019


Mullin has real answers on education

Virginia Gazette

October 29, 2019


Mike Mullin, Heather Cordasco facing off for the third time for a Peninsula seat

Daily Press

October 29, 2019


Former Virginia Governor Gerald Baliles, credited with historic investments in transportation, dies at 79

Richmond Times-Dispatch

October 29, 2019


Black students in Virginia are far more likely to face criminal charges for acting up in school

Daily Press

October 26, 2019


Educators, schools need more money, regional candidates say
Virginia Gazette
October 25, 2019


Local candidates offer reason for optimism

Virginia Gazette

October 25, 2019


Mullin is working hard for education

Virginia Gazette

October 25, 2019


Peninsula delegates face similar challenges

Daily Press

October 22, 2019


Candidates acknowledge staying power of Medicaid expansion, need for improvement

Virginia Gazette

October 22, 2019


Mullin, Downey, Jones are a winning ticket

Virginia Gazette

October 21, 2019


New Standards of Quality prescribed for public schools

NBC 12

October 17, 2019


Editorial: Alan Diamonstein leaves a lasting legacy

Daily Press

October 17, 2019


Candidates talk policy with voters at meet-and-greet

Virginia Gazette

October 17, 2019


Sea-level rise a commonly held concern among candidates for local General Assembly seats

Virginia Gazette

October 11, 2019


Housing affordability affected by income, availability, regional candidates say

Virginia Gazette

October 8, 2019


Candidate forums, meet-and-greets scheduled in area ahead of elections

Virginia Gazette

October 4, 2019


Numerous state, local offices are up for elections in Williamsburg area in November

Daily Press

October 1, 2019


Candidate Profile: Mike Mullin (93rd district)

WAVY TV

September 30th, 2019


Shad Plank: Some political organizing nitty-gritty at W&M

Daily Press

September 24, 2019


How Virginia's new student loan ombudsman helps borrowers

Virginia Mercury

September 23, 2019


Riverside, Sentara offer free flu shot clinics in October 

Daily Press

September 20, 2019


Get Ready for Flu Season: Free Flu Shot Opportunities 

Riverside Health System

September 2019


Renewable energy providers cleared to operate in Virginia

Virginia Mercury

September 18, 2019


In redrawn legislative districts, campaigning candidates write letters, go door-to-door to introduce themselves

Daily Press

September 15, 2019


Remembering September 11th around Williamsburg

Virginia Gazette

September 10, 2019


Editorial: Use of body cameras comes with growing pains 

Daily Press

September 9, 2019


Hurricane Dorian Briefing

National Weather Service, Wakefield, VA

September 5, 2019


September 11 declared First Responders Day in Virginia

WSLS 10

September 3, 2019


Gun safety begins at home

Richmond Family Magazine

September 2, 2019


Newport News teachers come together to help prepare classrooms for teachers in need

WAVY TV 10

August 26, 2019


Sen. Mark Warner and Del. Mike Mullin take questions, offer answers at Williamsburg Library Event

Daily Press

August 25, 2019


Number of child abuse and neglect deaths are 'consistently high' in Hampton Roads

13 News Now

August 23, 2019


Report: 40 children died of abuse in VA. in 2019, 35% of cases were in Tidewater area

WAVY TV 10

August 23, 2019


Renewable energy providers win skirmish against Dominion, but larger war drags on

Virginia Mercury

August 22, 2019


Newport News becomes largest Virginia school district to make all meals free for 2019-20

Daily Press

August 21, 2019


Gun rights and gun control advocates descend on Richmond again as lawmakers pitch bills

Daily Press

August 20, 2019


Public Service Loan Forgiveness

HearSay with Cathy Lewis

August 19, 2019


A student loan surprise - and a likely legislative battle next year

Daily Press

August 16, 2019


Colonial Parkway bridges will maintain historic feel after I-64 expansion

The Virginia Pilot

August 9, 2019


Driver's license reinstatements trickle in a month into law barring suspensions for unpaid fees

Richmond Times-Dispatch

August 9, 2019


Editorial: Make a commitment to mental health services

The Virginian-Pilot

August 8, 2019


Jamestown's Envirothon team bests all competitors

Virginia Gazette

August 6, 2019


300,000 Virginians newly covered through Medicaid expansion

Washington Post

August 1, 2019


Newport News shipbuilding school enters second century

Virginia Business

July 29, 2019


Editorial: Virginia is for business

Richmond Times-Dispatch

July 10, 2019


Gun debate ends abruptly in Virginia as GOP-controlled legislature adjourns after 90 minutes

Washington Post

July 9, 2019


'Heaven's Law' takes effect in Virginia

WTKR

July 1, 2019


Juneteenth: The day that freed us all

Daily Press

June 18, 2019


U.S. Supreme Court dismisses Virginia redistricting case

Daily Press

June 17, 2019


Gov. Ralph Northam will convene special session of Virginia legislature to take up gun control

Washington Post

June 4, 2019


Twelve people killed in shooting at Virginia Beach municipal complex, police say

Washington Post

May 31, 2019


Black Virginians are far more likely to be charged with disorderly conduct

Daily Press

May 16, 2019


More than 270,000 enrolled in Medicaid through expansion so far
Virginia Mercury
May 15, 2019


​Newport News, Norfolk each receive $30 million to transform distressed neighborhoods
Daily Press
May 13, 2019


How does the budget change Virginia's school counselor ratio?
Virginia Mercury
May 9, 2019


Supreme Court Places 'a heavy thumb on the scale' for keeping records secret
Virginia Mercury
May 6, 2019


Virginia courts exempt themselves, staff from FOIA
Daily Press
April 23, 2019

Historic discovery of James Fort celebrates 25 years
WY Daily
April 9, 2019


Another sign of the Peninsula General Assembly delegation’s rising profile
Daily Press
April 5, 2019

Virginia General Assembly backs some of Northam’s amendments
Virginian-Pilot
April 4, 2019

Interstate 64 gains $30 million per year to finish expansion project
WTKR
April 2, 2019

Column: A student who is safe is a student who is safe to learn
Richmond Times-Dispatch
March 31, 2019

New school of thought toward discipline
Daily Press
March 18, 2019

Elder abuse cases rise again in Virginia
Daily Press
March 5, 2019

Governor Northam reviewing “Heaven’s Bill”
13 News Now
February 27, 2019

After weeks of scandal in Richmond, lawmakers head home -- and prepare to face voters
Daily Press
February 22, 2019

New judges appointed in Hampton, Newport News, and Gloucester
Daily Press
February 15, 2019

Major juvenile justice reform sails through General Assembly
Daily Press
February 12, 2019

Clarity, logic...and the Code of Virginia
Daily Press
February 12, 2019

Full House of Delegates unanimously passes “Heaven’s Law”
13 News Now
February 4, 2019

“Heaven’s Law” bill heads to Virginia house floor
13 News Now
January 29, 2019

Jamestown dig uncovers details of first General Assembly meeting spot
Daily Press
January 25, 2019

With power in Richmond at stake, lawmakers have been stocking up on cash
Daily Press
January 24, 2019

Federal judge picks new Virginia redistricting map giving advantage to Democrats
Virginian-Pilot
January 23, 2019

Pawnshops and ballot boxes: Virginia debate about identification highlights partisan divide
Washington Post
January 22, 2019

House subcommittee votes down school discipline bills
Richmond Times-Dispatch
January 21, 2019

Bill proposed to keep school disputes out of courtrooms
WRIC News 8
January 21, 2019

Courtroom is no place to address school discipline
GoDan River
January 20, 2019

Marchers rally in support of Equal Rights Amendment in Colonial Williamsburg
Virginia Gazette
January 19, 2019

Family of Virginia mom killed after Snapchat post pleads for change in driving law
CBS 17
January 17, 2019

Williamsburg family joins state lawmakers in calling for stricter distracted driving law
WTKR
January 16, 2019


Young mom killed moments after Snapchat post: Her family is now pushing for change
WTVR
January 16, 2019

Virginia bill making it illegal to not clear your car off after snow frozen in its tracks
WSLS
January 14, 2019

Virginia lawmakers want to limit criminal student charges for student misbehavior in school
Richmond Times-Dispatch
January 13, 2019

Virginia lawmakers kick off 2019 legislative session with $1.2 billion surplus
WSET
January 9, 2019

As committee chair, Rep. Scott vows to fight for abuse tracking system
13 News Now
January 7, 2019

City Council discusses legislative priorities with local General Assembly representatives
Virginia Gazette
January 2, 2019

To fight elder abuse, new team brings together doctors, nurses, police and social workers
Daily Press
January 2, 2019

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