| Jul 20, 2012
| 2:42 PM
They say all good things must come to an end. With that, I'm leaving WDBJ and the news business. I've accepted a position as the community relations coordinator for Roanoke City Schools. There are several reasons why I'm switching...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 5:09 AM
The elections aren't until fall, but Congressman Robert Hurt says it's never too early to start campaigning.
Monday morning Hurt officially kicked off his re-election campaign by opening up a headquarters in Danville.
Hurt says he's focusing his...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 3:51 PM
Vice President Joe Biden's rallied voters today. His third political pitstop was in Wytheville.
The VP was introduced and got what looked like a closer than normal kiss on stage, then laughed it off. Biden was about an hour late to the...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:43 AM
Former 5th District Congressman Tom Perriello says he will not run for Virginia Governor.
Perriello made the announcement in a statement posted on the Democratic blog Blue Virginia. Click here to see the statement.
"I do not feel called to serve in...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 2:13 PM
SOUTH BEND – A progressive public policy and research organization on Wednesday called on the state's two U.S. senators, Democrat Joe Donnelly and Republican Dan Coats, to support "common sense" reforms aimed at curbing gun violence in America,...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 4:33 PM
An email from former congressman Alan Grayson had some people wondering if he'd launched a new campaign effort just a few months after losing his bid for re-election. In an email sent today to supporters, Grayson wrote about U.S. Gabrielle Giffords and...
| Jan 4, 2011
| 4:19 PM
Robert Hurt may have a longer walk than some of his new colleagues in Congress, but he isn't complaining. “I couldn’t be happier with what we’ve got here,” Hurt told News 7 this week in Washington.
He won the last pick in the...
| Feb 19, 2011
| 1:32 PM
Former Governor Tim Kaine says he’s flattered by the attention, but Saturday night he told Virginia Democrats he hasn’t decided if he will run for the U.S. Senate.
More than 14-hundred Democrats gathered at the Greater Richmond Convention...