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How Anne Holton Advocated for Virginia's Foster Youth
While Anne Holton may have resigned from her position as Virginia’s secretary of education last month following the selection of her husband, Tim Kaine , as Hillary Clinton ’s running mate, she leaves behind a legacy of service for children and foster youth in the state. “During her tenure, Anne
Fact Checking Donald Trump's Claims About Democratic VP Pick Tim Kaine's Gifts
Donald Trump assailed Hillary Clinton 's running mate Sen. Tim Kaine , D-Virginia, for allegedly accepting thousands of dollars of gifts while serving in the Virginia statehouse, suggesting there was a double standard for former Gov. Bob McDonnell , who was prosecuted for his acceptance of gifts
Possible Hillary Clinton VP Pick Under Scrutiny for Past Gifts
During the eight years in which Sen. Tim Kaine served as the lieutenant governor and governor of Virginia, he disclosed that he accepted more than $160,000 worth of gifts. The gifts, which were legal and mostly travel to and from political events, could now come under a harsher spotlight now that
Abortion, Corruption and Gun Ownership Still To Be Decided by the Supreme Court
The Supreme Court only has one scheduled day left this term, and that means the justices are expected to hand down opinions in the remaining cases on Monday. Those include cases on abortion , government corruption and a ban on gun ownership by individuals convicted of domestic violence offenses.
ANALYSIS: No, Hillary Clinton Did Not Commit a Crime ... at Least Based on What We Know Today
Dan Abrams is ABC News' legal analyst. This article originally appeared on his new law and crime site LawNewz.com . Opinions expressed below are solely those of the author. As the 2016 campaign heats up, so too the clarion calls for Hillary Clinton to be charged with a federal crime stemming from
New Year, New Congress
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES FIVE THINGS GOP CONGRESS EXPECTED TO TACKLE IN NEW YEAR: New Republican majorities poised to take control of Capitol Hill this week have a to-do list that will challenge the White House during President Obama’s final two years in office....
Former Chef of Disgraced Gov. McDonnell Says Wife Was ‘Not Balanced’
Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen McDonnell Were Convicted on Corruption Charges
NFL borrows prep, college playbooks
Want to know what trends will dominate the NFL in five years? Attend a high school or small-college football game. Because tactics on display during the NFL's opening weekend were high school and small college all the way. The big ideas on offense in the NFL in recent seasons -- the zone-read rush,
NATO Summit Winds Down
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES WHAT THEY’RE TALKING ABOUT: The White House described the first day of the NATO summit — Thursday — as a “diagnosis” day, where the leaders laid out and took stock of the top global challenges, from ISIS to ebola. Today...
Ex-Virginia Gov . Bob McDonnell , Wife Guilty of Corruption
A Richmond jury today convicted former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell on 11 of 14 corruption counts. His co-defendant wife Maureen McDonnell was found guilty on nine corruption counts and obstruction of justice. The charges stemmed from granting favors to a wealthy Virginia businessman in exchange for