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The Washington Post
Sen. Tim Kaine to keynote the South Carolina Jefferson/Jackson Dinner
Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine will give the keynote address at the South Carolina Democratic Party's annual Jefferson/Jackson Dinner on May 2. The event kicks off the state party's annual "Dem Weekend," which is focused this year on the midterms.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Virginia schools Superintendent Patricia I. Wright on Tuesday announced that she will retire May 1 after serving six years in the position.
Sen. Tim Kaine to Speak at CRCC Commonwealth Breakfast
The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce today announced that it will hold its 2014 Chamber Commonwealth Breakfast on Monday morning, April 14th - 7:30 - 9am, at the Holiday Inn on Emmet Street in Charlottesville.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Sen. Tim Kaine Talks Science, Tech Skills with NOVA Students
U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine visited Northern Virginia Community College's Alexandria campus Monday to discuss the importance of career and technical education and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics programs like SySTEMic Solutions , a program at NOVA that strives to equip students with the skills needed in today's workforce.
Virginia public schools superintendent to retire
Wright was appointed by Gov. Tim Kaine in 2008 and was reappointed by Gov. Bob McDonnell in 2010.
Sen. Tim Kaine: a Pro-sciencea Virginia ahead of curve on climate change
Sen. Tim Kaine, Virginia Democrat, said Tuesday that the government is already dealing with climate change by debating issues like flood insurance, which the Senate considered earlier this year.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Hampton Roads Daily Press
McAuliffe to call special session March 24
Gov. Terry McAuliffe will call a special session of the legislature for March 24, if the General Assembly does not conclude its work Friday, spokesman Brian Coy said.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Left Coaster
Ten Democratic Cowards
These are the ten Democratic senators who voted today to kill Senator Kirsten Gillibrand's bill to remove sexual harassment cases from the military chain of command, and voted instead to support Senator Claire McCaskill's bill to trust the military chain of command to fix itself: Tom Carper Tim Kaine Carl Levin Joe Manchin Claire McCaskill Bill ... (more)
Armstrong to seek federal judgeship
Armstrong confirmed Wednesday that he has submitted a letter of intent to U.S. Sens. Tim Kaine and Mark Warner, as well as the Virginia State Bar, to seek a seat on the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The White House
Remarks by the President at DSCC Dinner
THE PRESIDENT: Thank you. Well, it is great to see a whole bunch of old friends and a few new ones, and I just want to thank Linda and Chuck, and the Robb family for opening this up -- this beautiful home for us, and more importantly, for their extraordinary service to our country.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Obama: Dems get 'sleepy' in midterm years
President Obama on Tuesday warned Democratic donors that the party could not repeat the mistakes of the 2010 midterms, and must focus on turning out voters in November .
The Washington Post
Harry Reid really hates the Koch Brothers
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid took to the floor on Tuesday to denounce the spending -- now up to $14.5 million -- by Charles and David Koch on Senate races, the latest attempt by Democrats to raise the profile of the free-spending conservative brothers in advance of the November election.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
WNYC-AM New York
Syria On Track To Become World's Largest Source Of Refugees
A photo from Syria is grabbing the world's attention: a sea of people lining up for food amid the rubble of a Palestinian refugee camp inside Syria.
Going Global' designed to help defense contractors sell in overseas markets
The state is home to more than 5,000 defense industry companies, who generate about 10 percent of the state's economy.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Tea Party 5 Years Later: Part 4
Welcome to the 6-part series on how the Tea Party has impacted America for the worse in the past 5 years.
Kaine accuses Syria's leader of war crimes
U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine took to the Senate floor Thursday to denounce the Syrian government's lethal attacks on its civilians, calling the actions "war crimes" and accusing Russia of condoning the assaults.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Washington watch: AIPAC - Whose lobby is it?
Netanyahu's unrealistic demands on Iran AIPAC will reinforce the claim by critics that it puts Israel's interests above America's.
The Washington Post
All Opinions Are Local: A Medicaid cave-in? The Va. House has lots of practice
For 11 years, Republican candidates for the Virginia House of Delegates have done the following: get elected on a campaign promise to oppose certain key legislation, then go back on that promise a few months after taking office.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Confirm Lauck for Eastern District of Virginia
On December 19, 2013, President Barack Obama nominated Magistrate Judge Hannah Lauck to the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Kaine Meets With Va. Servicemembers While in Egypt
On the final day of a week-long tour across the Middle East, U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on Near Eastern and Central and South Asian Affairs, visited the Multinational Forces and Observers Mission South Camp in Sharm el Sheik and met with servicemembers from Virginia.