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McDonnell paid a price for his freedom

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell is officially a free man, but he paid a heavy price to get there. Prosecutors announced Thursday they will not...

Warren backs Clinton, slams Trump

Sen. Elizabeth Warren threw her support behind Democrat Hillary Clinton for president Thursday, following President Barack Obama in sending a signal to progressive voters...

McDonnell’s case could redefine bribery

The Supreme Court could place new limits on the reach of federal bribery laws used to prosecute elected officials as it takes up the...

Two years? Enough prison time for McDonnell?

When a federal judge handed down a two-year prison sentence to former Virginia governor Bob McDonnell Tuesday afternoon debate started loud and rancorous over...

Ex-Gov. McDonnell continues to blame wife for his woes

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, who says that at one time he got in the habit of working late to escape his wife's wrath,...

Maybe we should run credit checks on candidates for office

As more and more details emerge about the acceptance of gifts, loans and more by former Virginia governor Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen...

Former Va. Gov. McDonnell, wife, indicted on 14 counts

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife were indicted Tuesday on corruption charges after a monthslong federal investigation into gifts the Republican received...

Virginia governor’s scandal-tainted term coming to an end

Bob McDonnell's national profile ascended fast in four years as Virginia governor. He delivered the 2010 Republican response to the State of the Union Address....

Two states, two different political agendas by Republicans

This fall's races for governor in Virginia and New Jersey offer a revealing window into the fight for the future of the Republican Party. Virginia's...

FBI probes questionable activity by Virginia governor

The FBI has begun looking at the relationship between Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and the chief executive of a nutritional supplements manufacturer that is...