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.
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.
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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