Richmond Times-Dispatch
Email Facebook Twitter YouTube Mobile RSS
RTD Virginia Politics
  • General Assembly Photos, April 18

    Lawmakers considered a new redistricting plan and held a brief technical meeting of the House of Delegates Monday, April 18, 2011.


  • General Assembly Photos, April 7

    Lawmakers continued to haggle over redistricting plans Thursday.

  • General Assembly Photos, April 6

    Former Governor Timothy M. Kaine, VCU coach Shaka Smart and Sesame Street's Elmo visited the capitol Wednesday, April 6, 2011.

  • Assembly Photos, April 5

    Lawmakers debated redistricting and heard students with their plans.

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 25

    Lawmakers honored a historian and presented tongue-in-cheek awards to their colleagues Friday.  

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 24

    Lawmakers debated abortion clinics and honored a member of the National Guard Thursday.  

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 23

    The Virginia Teacher of the Year was recognized along with a Pro Bowl MVP and some in-House basketball players Wednesday.

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 22

    George Washington spent his 279th birthday in the House as haggling over the state’s budget continued at the Capitol on Tuesday.

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 21

    Teen artists visited the Capitol while lawmakers debated budgets and car title loans Monday

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 17

    Billboard advertising of liquor, transportation, abortion and the licensure of social workers were on the agendas of lawmakers Thursday.

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 16

    Lawmakers debated pensions, game animals and heard from former NASCAR driver Ward Burton Wednesday.    

  • General Assembly photos Feb 15

    Lawmakers debated a school voucher bill in committee, and other action Tuesday.

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 14

    Criminal illegal immigrants, budgets and bill presentations kept lawmakers busy Monday as did Valentine’s Day celebrations.

  • Hassell lies in state, Feb. 11

    Virginia Supreme Court Justice Leroy R. Hassell lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Richmond. People paid their respects Friday, Feb. 11, 2011.

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 10

    The budget bill and an 800-pound car that logged more than 100 miles per gallon kept the attention of lawmakers Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011.    

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 9

    A director spoke and an airplane landed in Capitol Square while lawmakers remembered Thomas Jefferson and the late Chief Justice Leroy R. Hassell on Wednesday.

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 8

    Immigration, abortion and autism were on the agendas of state lawmakers Tuesday.

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 7

    House members enjoyed pizza, and former Virginia Governor L. Douglas Wilder visited the Capitol Monday.

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 4

    A few lawmakers used props to make their points about transportation and other topics Friday.  

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 3

    NASA officials and striped bass visited the State Capitol Thursday while lawmakers debated transportation and abortion-related issues. 

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 2

    Guns, gays in the military and the statue of limitations for sexual abuse cases were on lawmakers’ agendas Wednesday.  

  • General Assembly Photos, Feb. 1

    Lawmakers debated benefits for autistic children, passed transportation legislation and welcomed tourism and film lobbyists Tuesday.      

  • General Assembly Photos, Jan. 31

    Lawmakers honored Wolf Trap for its 40 years in the arts while others discussed synthetic marijuana Monday.  

  • General Assembly Photos, Jan. 28

    State legislators discussed immigration and other topics Friday.

  • General Assembly Photos, Jan. 27

    Abortion clinics and insurance coverage for autistic children were on the agenda at the State Capitol.

Deal of the Day



Virginia Politics Blog

  • Allen amassing massive, and eclectic, endorsement collection
  • McDonnell affirms support for Bolling in 2013
  • Richmond Tea Party endorses Radtke for U.S. Senate
  • Obama campaign to open two offices
  • McDonnell officially elected chairman of RGA
  • McDonnell to hold state employee town hall
  • Va. D's and R's come together to tout tax rehab schools plan
  • Cantor, Scott volunteer at food bank
  • Group gives McDonnell "Turkey-of-the-Year" award
  • House Republicans re-elect top leadership spots, add Miller
» More


Media General - Coupons and Deals Promo Codes
KewlBoxBoxerJam: Games & Puzzles
Games, Puzzles & Trivia
Blockdot: Advergaming and Branded Media
Advergaming and Branded Media
Web Links: Advertise With Us | Contact Us | Email Alerts | Times-Dispatch Shop | RSS Feeds | Mobile Alerts | Search | Find Richmond Jobs
Newspaper Links: Subscribe to the Newspaper | TD-Digital | Kindle Edition | Place a Classified | Submit News Tips | Contact Us | Photo Reprints
Main Media Partners: | Goochland Gazette | Mechanicsville Local | Midlothian Exchange | Virginia Newspapers | Powhatan Today | PolitiFact Virginia

Calais - Powered by Thomson ReutersCalais - Powered by Thomson Reuters