Former Venture Richmond executive Jack Berry raised $160,000 for his mayoral campaign in September, topping the field of seven candidates, according to a new round of finance disclosures. more

Oct 18, 2016 10:00 AM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

The Kaine-Pence debate draws varied reactions as the university community savors its moment in the national spotlight. more

Oct 5, 2016 10:09 AM News

Michelle Mosby pitches continuity and council experience in her bid for Richmond mayor. more

Sep 2, 2016 8:30 AM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

"Nobody's perfect," but we should want somebody remarkable — not notorious — to run this town. more

Aug 29, 2016 3:05 PM Field Notes: 2016 Elections 1 Comments

Political advertisements are likely to dominate the airwaves come fall, and one local candidate is getting in on the action early. more

Aug 16, 2016 5:15 PM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

An arm of an international labor union announced Monday it has endorsed the local campaign of Richmond mayoral candidate Levar Stoney. more

Aug 15, 2016 10:00 AM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

Bobby “BJ” Junes hopes to overcome a lack of money and low name recognition to win over Richmond voters. more

Aug 5, 2016 8:30 AM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

In emotional remarks, vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine thanked the city where he cut his teeth in politics and made the case for why Democrat Hillary Clinton should be the next president of the United States. more

Aug 2, 2016 10:00 AM News

From Richmond magazine's August 1999 issue: An inside look at Tim Kaine's life as Richmond's mayor after a year on the job. more

Jul 25, 2016 5:08 PM Features

Before heading to Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention, vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine worships at his North Side church. more

Jul 24, 2016 2:00 PM News

Six times Virginia was exactly like the eastern garter snake more

May 26, 2016 10:13 AM News

The all-star cast of John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton squared off for the election of 1800 that many thought would ultimately destroy the country. more

May 24, 2016 5:35 PM Arts

The council contrarian was a true populist maverick more

Mar 29, 2016 9:43 AM History

Joe Morrissey has been considering a mayoral run for months. And while the former state delegate says he still hasn’t made up his mind, he's clearly leaning in that direction. more

Feb 26, 2016 3:45 PM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

Whether declared or not, a widening field of potential mayoral candidates should make citizens consider the qualifications of those who may run. Why do we actually want and can any of them provide us with needed leadership? more

Feb 23, 2016 1:33 PM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

City Councilman Jon Baliles, a rumored hopeful in the city’s 2016 mayoral race, has hired the fundraising consultant that worked for two winning Republican Senate candidates this past November. more

Jan 21, 2016 5:00 PM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

10 bills to track during the 2016 Virginia General Assembly session more

Jan 13, 2016 8:00 AM News

A pro-Second Amendment group calling for more gun restrictions prepares to lobby a statehouse where gun rights prevail. more

Jan 10, 2016 6:30 AM Sunday Story 22 Comments

How much of his education, health and economic development agenda can Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe get through a Republican-dominated General Assembly already pushing back? more

Jan 5, 2016 1:16 PM Features

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