by Zack Ford May 8, 2015
The country's 10th largest school district now protects transgender students, but boisterous opponents attempted a "hecklers' veto."
by Josh Israel Apr 24, 2015
The head of the Traditional Values Coalition warned of "she-males, people who half-female, half-male" in the classrooms.
by Alice Ollstein Apr 3, 2015
A wave of states and private companies have passed "ban the box" laws to help more workers with criminal records find employment and reintegrate into society.
by Zack Ford Mar 25, 2015
A Virginia school is disregarding federal law to maintain discrimination against a transgender fourth-grader.
by Alice Ollstein & Carimah Townes Mar 19, 2015
Can a university founded by a slave owner overcome the recent police beating of Martese Johnson?
by Samantha Page Mar 19, 2015
The House bill would make civilian suits -- like the one brought Thursday against a Virginia utility company -- more difficult, lawyers say.
by Josh Israel Mar 2, 2015
But the state’s deal with Xerox to replace tax refund checks with Comerica-issued debit card has meant headaches and fees for taxpayers and raised concerns about excessive outsourcing.
by Katie Valentine Feb 24, 2015
"We need to invest substantially and truly in renewable energy, and not in fossil fuels -- and that includes natural gas."
by Emily Atkin Feb 24, 2015
The derailment saw nearly 30,000 gallons of Bakken crude oil dumped in and around the James River.
by Emily Atkin Feb 23, 2015
This is an issue that's been largely overlooked in the debate about the safety of oil trains: secrecy.