Virginia lawmakers create legislation to abolish the death penalty, making Virginia the first southern state to do so BY MADDIE GIERBER STAFF WRITER Virginia, one of the most prolific users of capital punishment, approved two pieces of legislatio (More)
BY DOMINIC PINO OPINION EDITOR [caption id="attachment_24983" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Camille Brayshaw/Fourth Estate[/caption] Congress has been in decline for decades. It has conceded much of its power, often willingly and gleefully, a (More)
BY SEN. TIM KAINE CONTRIBUTOR [caption id="attachment_24943" align="alignright" width="280"] Photo courtesy of Kaine's Senate office[/caption] After the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol, many were rightfully worried about our ability to have a peac (More)