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Analysis: Virginia Senate Candidates' Wives Hit The Trail Hard

The conventions brought lots of commentary on the presidential candidates' wifes, but National Journal's Shane Goldmacher decided to look at the roles Virginia Senate candidates' wives are playing in the campaign. 

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Virginia Elections Chief Outlines Absentee Voting Rules

Virginia elections officials are reminding voters about the time frames for absentee ballots, early voting and special stipulations for military members or others living overseas. 

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Allen Ad Attacks Kaine For Tax Comment During Debate

Republican Senate candidate George Allen is attacking opponent Tim Kaine in a new ad, but Kaine — and one independent fact checker — say the ad is false. 

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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

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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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