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Thursday, Oct 31, 2013 at 2:31 PM
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By Bob Lewis

Cuccinelli Sold Most of Star Scientific Stock in 2012

Cuccinelli Sold Most of Star Scientific Stock in 2012

Gifts from company CEO Jonnie Williams and the stock provoked conflict-of-interest claims for allowing Cuccinelli's office to handle Star Scientific's $700,000 tax lawsuit against the state. Read »

Thursday, Oct 31, 2013 at 2:31 PM
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By Bob Lewis

Increasingly Republican Crowd at Va. 'Shad Planking'

Increasingly Republican Crowd at Va. 'Shad Planking'

Before a nearly all-Republican crowd, Republican Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli dismissed his absent Democratic foe. Read »

Thursday, Oct 31, 2013 at 2:31 PM
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By Julie Carey, Carissa DiMargo

Cuccinelli: Part of Va. Transportation Bill Unconstitutional

Cuccinelli: Part of Va. Transportation Bill Unconstitutional

Cuccinelli has determined that a portion of the General Assembly's state's transportation funding bill goes against the state constitution. Read »

Thursday, Oct 31, 2013 at 2:31 PM
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By BOB LEWIS

Va. Dems Slam Cuccinelli for Linking Fights Against Slavery, Abortion

Va. Dems Slam Cuccinelli for Linking Fights Against Slavery, Abortion

Virginia Democrats pushed two deeply emotional hot buttons Tuesday in the state's gubernatorial race, slamming Republican Ken Cuccinelli for equating the nation's bloody reckoning over slavery with today's... Read »

Thursday, Oct 31, 2013 at 2:31 PM

Democrats Criticize Cuccinelli for Book Remarks

Democrats Criticize Cuccinelli for Book Remarks

Democratic lawmakers on Thursday denounced Republican Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli's remarks in his new book about government programs like Medicare and Social Security. Read »

Thursday, Oct 31, 2013 at 2:31 PM
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By Bob Lewis

McDonnell Noncommittal on Cuccinelli Stepping Down

McDonnell Noncommittal on Cuccinelli Stepping Down

Republican Gov. Bob McDonnell was noncommittal on whether Republican gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli should step down as attorney general. Read »

Thursday, Oct 31, 2013 at 2:31 PM
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By Perry Stein

AM Read: In Va., All Eyes on GOP Lt. Gov Race

AM Read: In Va., All Eyes on GOP Lt. Gov Race

There may be no one challenging Cuccinelli for the GOP gubernatorial nomination, but seven are vying for the Republican nominee for lieutenant governor. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 24, 2012 at 6:02 PM
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By Carissa DiMargo

Va. Board of Elections Moves to Investigate Voter Fraud

Va. Board of Elections Moves to Investigate Voter Fraud

The Virginia State Board of Elections has requested that Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli initiate an investigation into allegations of voter fraud. Read »

Tuesday, Oct 23, 2012 at 5:21 PM

Va. Lawmakers Call on DOJ to Look Into Voter Fraud

Va. Lawmakers Call on DOJ to Look Into Voter Fraud

Three prominent Virginia lawmakers are calling on the Department of Justice to investigate possible voter registration fraud connected to a Florida company and its subsidiary Pinpoint. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2012 at 9:58 PM

Abortion Rights Website Targets Cuccinelli

Abortion Rights Website Targets Cuccinelli

Abortion rights supporters unveiled a website Tuesday to call attention to Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli's refusal to certify new abortion clinic regulations. Read »

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Julie Carey
Julie Carey News4 Virginia Reporter Julie Carey is a News4 reporter focusing on Virginia issues and politics.
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