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Free Meals/Gifts During 2018 General Assembly

Five years after a gift scandal involving ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell, Virginia legislators continue to dial back on accepting free meals or gifts. Disclosure reports indicate...

May 9, 2018

Visualization: In House, A Shift In Party Unity

Which House caucus is more likely to stick together on non-unanimous floor votes? In recent years, it was House Democrats. But VPAP's latest data visualization shows House...

May 3, 2018

Results of May 1 Municipal Elections

VPAP has posted the results from yesterday's municipal elections for mayor and/or city council in the following cities: Chesapeake  (Regular election and special election)HamptonFairfax CityLynchburgNewport...

May 2, 2018

Large, Last-Minute Donations in Municipal Elections

Municipal candidates are required to report donations of $500 or more though Election Day today. The following candidates reported large donations since yesterday: Chesapeake $2,000...

May 1, 2018

Visualization: Turnout Falloff in Local May Elections

Most Virginia cities have moved local elections from May to November in order to save money and boost turnout. But voters in 17 cities and 107...

May 1, 2018

Lobbyist Registrations

VPAP has posted 8 lobbyist registrations filed with the Virginia Ethics Council since last Thursday. 7 New Lobbyist-Client Relationships1 renewal this week Each week, VPAP posts...

April 26, 2018

Ranking Value of Gifts/Conference Disclosed by Legislators

Ranking of General Assembly members by amount of gifts and conferences reported in 2017: Gifts Payments for Talks, Meetings, and Conferences Combined Totals &n...

April 25, 2018

Now Live: Money Raised in Local May Elections

VPAP has posted campaign finance reports filed last week by candidates running in municipal elections next Tuesday. The reports cover activity from April 1-19. VPAP...

April 23, 2018

Details for May 30 "Lighten Up" Luncheon

What:  Lighten Up, It's Just Politics When: May 30. Reception begins at Noon; Lunch begins at 12:30 (Note: This is 30 minutes later than normal)...

April 22, 2018

VPAP's Civics Workshops

This June, VPAP will hit the road to hold workshops for civics educators around Virginia. We invite middle and high school teachers to apply. Apply...

April 20, 2018

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