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.


Virginia Way makes a comeback (will McDonnell?)

My latest "Who's in Charge Here?" post for WRIC-8's #RVALife blog went up last night. I argue that the Bob McDonnell case has made it easier for politicians to get gifts, and wonder if we'll see the former Governor in a Senate campaign one of these days.

Read "Who’s in Charge Here: McDonnell’s future, and the future of gift giving" here.

This year's Prez election affects next year's VA election

Rules - and race - matter for RVA Mayoral Election