Navy is still vital in the Middle East, Kaine says
The Navy's presence in the Middle East isn't going to diminish any time soon even with the war in Afghanistan winding down, U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine said Friday.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
'Leader,' 'Symbol,' 'Giant': Nelson Mandela Remembered
"The world has lost a great leader and advocate for equality". Those are the words of Senator Tim Kaine who was just one of many politicians speaking out on the loss of Nelson Mandela.
Common Core Standards: Throwing Gasoline on a Fire
First of all, the people in charge have been in charge for 85 years. They have proved themselves to be architects of mediocrity and decline, nothing else.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
McAuliffe: Bipartisan outreach during transition
Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe says he is reaching out to former governors of both parties as he prepares to take office next month.
McAuliffe Getting Bipartisan Advice from Former Governors
Governor-elect Terry McAuliffe says he is reaching out to former governors of both parties as he prepares to take office in January.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Roanoke Co. Company Hopes to End Distracted Driving
Roanoke Co., VA - A Roanoke County company thinks they have solved a problem that kills thousands of Americans every year: distracted driving.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Hampton Roads Daily Press
Kaine tells yard workers he is optimistic about a budget deal | With Video
With 11 days to go to nail down a budget deal, a House and Senate conference committee is close - but the deal may not be as comprehensive as some had hoped, Sen. Tim Kaine , a committee member, told some of the shipyard workers whose jobs may be at stake.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
7 Democrats Seek Long-Term HealthCare.gov CEO
A group of seven Democratic senators is calling on President Barack Obama to appoint an official to oversee ongoing repairs to the beleaguered federal health care website after Jeffrey Zients departs.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Virginia Senator: Don't Target Feds in Deficit Reduction Deal
A Virginia senator is urging the joint budget conference committee to avoid targeting the compensation of federal employees as part of a deficit reduction deal.
Analysis: With Herring Win, a Seismic Shift in Va. Politics Completed
NOVEMBER 2: Attorney general candidate Senator Mark Herring makes an appearance with Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe and Virginia Senator Tim Kaine at the home of supporter Ray Smith, where volunteers have gathered to canvas the neighborhood in the last weekend before Tuesday's elections, on Saturday, November 2, 2013, in Fairfax, ... (more)
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Face the Nation : Jackie Kennedy's Secret Service Agent Clint Hill ; LBJ's Daughter Luci Baines Johnson ; Rep. Steny Hoyer ; Rep. Kevin McCarthy ; This Week : Sen. Saxby Chambliss ; Sen. Tim Kaine ; Facebook CEO/Founder Mark Zuckerberg ; Author/Poet Maya Angelou ; : Cokie Roberts , Democratic Strategist Donna Brazile , Republican Strategist Matthew ... (more)
Tim Kaine to debate nuclear option Sunday on ABC
U.S. Senator and former Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine, a member of the Armed Services and Foreign Relations Committees, speaks at a roundtable discussion with veterans and others at Old Dominion University on Friday, Sept.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Coming up on 'This Week': Latest on Iran Nuclear Talks; Mark Zuckerberg
As Secretary of State John Kerry heads to Geneva, "This Week" covers the latest on negotiations over Iran's nuclear program, Sunday on "This Week."
Dem Senator to CNN: 'Nuclear Option' Will Not Create...
In a Friday morning interview with CNN's New Day , Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine declared that the Senate's new filibuster rules, instituted via "nuclear option" on Thursday, will not create any "ill will" between Republicans and Democrats.
Va. governor-elect reappoints finance chief
Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe reappointed Ric Brown to the state's finance chief Monday and named three veteran Democratic policy advisers to top administration posts.
Was the environment a decisive factor in the Virginia governor's race?
When looking at electoral outcomes, it can be hard to know which issues shape partisan preferences and which merely reflect them.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Sen. Tim Kaine Weighs in on Filibuster Change
U.S. Senator Tim Kaine released the following statement today after voting to ensure judicial nominees get an up-or-down vote on confirmation by eliminating the filibuster on all judicial nominations other than Supreme Court nominees: "Today I joined a majority of my Senate colleagues in taking an important step to ensure highly-qualified, ... (more)
GOLDMAN: McDonnell, McAuliffe work to save RVA $1 billion
If Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and Governor-elect Terry McAuliffe have their way, metro-Richmond residents will save upwards of $1 billion on their property taxes! In fact, the recently passed Henrico Meals Tax could be repealed! The federal government, or more particularly a glitch in the IRS tax code, has forced you and other Americans to pay ... (more)
Wed Nov 20, 2013
The Daily Beast
Why Gus Deeds Wasn't HospitalizedBy Michael Tomasky
It's quite rare that a public tragedy allows us to connect dots this clearly, but the horrifying case of Gus Deeds stabbing his father, Virginia politician Creigh Deeds, is one such case.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Va. Governor-Elect Reappoints Finance Chief
Ric Brown is staying on as Virginia's secretary of finance. Governor-elect Terry McAuliffe announced Brown's appointment Monday.