A Virginia Politics Update

Oct 6, 2011

With state legislative elections now just a few weeks away, Republicans have a chance to take complete control of Virginia government.

From abortion and guns, to education and transportation... that could mean big changes ahead.

Our politics update team fills us in on the latest developments and examines Virginia political news that could soon be affecting you.

Anita Kumar- Richmond-based political reporter for The Washington Post.

Robert North Roberts, J.D., Ph.D.-Government Policy Specialist. Author of numerous books on American politics, including Ethics in U.S. Government: An Encyclopedia of Investigations, Scandals, Reforms and Legislation (Greenwood, 2001). Professor of Political Science and Public Administration, James Madison University.

Bob Gibson- Executive Director of The Thomas C. Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership and former political writer at The Charlottesville Daily Progress.