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Virginia Senate Candidates Clash On Sequestration

George Allen and Tim Kaine debate.

Sequestration could have disastrous consequences for Virginia's economy, so naturally, George Allen and Tim Kaine oppose it. Where the Senate candidates differ is on how to approach a budget deal.

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Ballot Finalized For General Election In Virginia

Virginia has finalized its ballot entries for the general election, and there will be three other candidates for president challenging President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney.

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BRAC A Hot-Button Issue In Alexandria City Council Election

the mark center

Residents of Alexandria are still smarting from the City Council decision that has added thousands of federal employees to federal roads as part of the BRAC process. The issue could wind up swaying November's election.

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Goode's Position On Virginia Presidential Ballot Confirmed

Former Congressman Virgil Goode will appear on Virginia's presidential ballot this November for the Constitution Party, after the State Board of Election dismissed a challenge from the state GOP.

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"The Victory Lab"

Both major political parties are running high tech, data-driven experiments -- and you're the guinea pig.

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Kaine, Allen Square Off At Fairfax County Debate

In a debate with fellow Senate candidate Tim Kaine Thursday, Republican George Allen distanced himself  from comments that presidential candidate Mitt Romney about the "47 percent" in a recently-released video.

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Circuit Court To Appoint New Alexandria City Council Member

The Alexandria City Council needs a new member after Rob Krupicka left to fill his new position in the Virginia House of Delegates. Interested parties are encouraged to apply.

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Analysis: Ads For Virginia Senate Race Seek To Cut Through Political Clutter

The advertising blitz in the D.C. area is underway for the November elections, and the content of the ads say a lot about the candidates' strategies.

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Young Virginia Voters Could Tip Balance Between Kaine And Allen

The race between Tim Kaine and George Allen for Virginia's vacant Senate seat has been at a dead heat almost since it began, and experts are saying the race may hinge on independent groups like young voters.

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McAuliffe Puts Off Talk Of Virginia Gubernatorial Candidacy

Many consider Terry McAuliffe a shoe-in to run for the office of Virginia Governor as a Democrat, but at the DNC convention, he said that will wait until after the November election.

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