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.
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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