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By Robert N. Tracci
Congress must use its appropriations power to secure the border
Topic - Richmond Circuit Court
Virginia's largest voting jurisdiction is set to begin a recount Monday for the tightest race in state history, even as one candidate raises concerns about the conduct of the election.
Republican Mark D. Obenshain on Wednesday filed a petition asking for a recount of the results in this month's attorney general's race — a contest separated by just 165 votes.
The Richmond Circuit Court on Monday dismissed a lawsuit that sought to have the court draw Virginia's congressional districts for the 2012 elections.
A Richmond Circuit Court judge expects to rule next week after hearing over an hour of arguments Friday on a complaint seeking to block Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling's power to vote on certain matters in the state Senate.