RVA Politics is a blog about politics in the state of Virginia And the capital city of Richmond.

The author is a political scientist. Please don't hold that against him.


Pence "beats" Kaine - but does it matter?

Virginia's favorite son, Tim Kaine, had his big faceoff against Indiana Governor Mike Pence last night. In my latest Who's in Charge Here? post for WRIC-8's #RVALife blog, I offer an assessment of how Kaine did (not so good), how Pence did (better, if you like lying), and why it probably doesn't matter all that much for the election.

Read "Who’s in Charge Here: Pence 'wins', but it doesn't really matter" here.

Vote Wars heat up in VA

From the GA to Congress