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Webb writes with inauguration request
The hottest ticket in town is continuing to be a cause of concern for area lawmakers.
Minor problems with Virginia voting
The Virginia State Board of Elections says polling places are experiencing "no widespread problems" but minor issues have occurred in some areas of the state.
Gilmore suspends communications director
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Jim Gilmore has suspended his communications director for sending a "misleading e-mail" to the campaign of his Virginia competitor, Mark Warner.
Webb winning media plaudits
Virginia Sen. Jim Webb has been named one of the "75 Most Influential People of the 21st Century" by Esquire magazine.
Huckabee hails the "hockey mom"
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee this morning extolled the virtues of Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin and lobbed a few potshots in the direction of the Democratic presidential ticket.
Levi Meets McCain
The 18-year-old boyfriend of Republican vice presidential pick Sarah Palin's pregnant teenage daughter is joining the Palin family at the GOP convention here in St. Paul.
Alaskans back oil drilling
Alaskans at the Republican National Convention are taking a cause from their backyard straight to the convention center floor.
Gilmore in, Ehrlich out at convention
Political activities here at the Republican National Convention are officially kicking off, but one of two former governors from the Chesapeake region is absent.
Gustav doesn't dampen protest plans
A spokeswoman for the Coalition to March on the RNC and Stop the War said her group's efforts may in fact benefit from the convention's lighter Monday schedule.