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Federal court rules in favor of felon voting rights in Florida — but it’s still an issue nationwide

The ruling could affect more than 1.6 million disenfranchised voters in Florida.

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe ahead of Drive for Our Lives tour: “Health care is a right”

Progressives are coming out to speak against dismantling Obamacare.

Shooting at congressional baseball practice lays bare national divide on gun control

The early morning attack pitted calls for unity against a visceral battle over gun rights and control.
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Virginia Republicans Launch Lawsuit to Keep 200,000 People From Voting

Nationally, millions lack the right to vote due to their criminal histories.
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Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe Restores Voting Rights to 200,000 Felons

And it could change the presidential election.
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Virginia Just Became the First State in the US to End Veteran Homelessness

It's through a simple policy solution.

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Hillary Clinton Calls for Tougher Gun Control After Shooting of Virginia Journalists

Clinton and the White House call out Congress for failed gun control efforts.
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Vester Flanagan, Virginia Shooter Who Killed 2 Journalists on Air, Died in Hospital

Attempts to revive him were unsuccessful.

The Key to Taking Down Republicans Who Want to Control Women's Bodies

Here's how to make sure social conservatives get the trouncing they deserve at the polls.
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Think Young Voters Are Liberal? Election 2013 Shows You Could Be Wrong

Exit polls in Virginia and New Jersey show surprising voting patterns among the youngest voters.
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The Biggest Lessons From Virginia, New Jersey Elections? Personality Matters

Chris Christie wins by a mile in a blue state while Ken Cuccinelli narrowly loses in a purple state. The ideologues won't get it but the rest of us should understand why this makes perfect sense.

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2013 Election Results LIVE: Updates and Polls From NJ, VA, and NYC

Voters are going to the polls in New Jersey, Virginia, and New York City. Follow PolicyMic's liveblog for analysis and breaking news updates!
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Election Day 2013 Recap: Christie, McAuliffe, de Blasio Win

A recap of who the big winners and losers were this evening.
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Conservatives Lose Big on Election Night 2013 — Except For New Jersey

From New York City, to New Jersey, to Virginia, and beyond, here's your complete wrap up for election night 2013.
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Virginia 2013 Election Results: McAuliffe Squeaks By

Terry McAuliffe is Virginia's next governor.
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VA Election Results 2013: Terry McAuliffe Declared Winner by Slim Margin

McAuliffe appears to have it wrapped up in Virginia, by a very slim margin.

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Virginia Election Results 2013 Map: Cuccinelli Leading Early

Can McAuliffe close the gap? It's a sizeable one, but totally doable.
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Virginia Exit Polls Show Cuccinelli Performing Poorly Against McAuliffe

Ken Cuccinelli still has the lead, but the exit polls suggest that there's a very good chance it won't hold.
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VA Elections 2013: Vote Sarvis — Do You Really Like Your Other Options?

Voting for a libertarian is not throwing your vote away.
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Who's On the Ballot in Virginia? Every Candidate's Odds Of Winning

Virginia Republicans are in big trouble.
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Latest Virginia Polls: The Governor's Race is Going to Be a Nail-Biter

Terry McAuliffe heads into Election Day with a six-point lead, but the results could go either way.

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Virginia Governor Polls: Whoever Wins, Virginians Will Lose

When it comes to Virginia's race for governor, choice between insider Terry McAuliffe and ideologue Ken Cuccinelli is clear: none of the above.
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Virginia Governors Race 2013 Shows the Coal Lobby Can't Shout Down Millennials and Women

Tea Party darling Cuccinelli trails McAuliffe in fundraising and polling numbers, despite hefty political contributions from the coal industry.
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Young Americans Will Help Change History This Election Day — If They Vote

In 2013, young people have a tight grip on history’s pen. We must hold our hands steady and craft the narrative that we want to see.
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Virginia Governor Debate: Cuccinelli vs. McAuliffe

Democratic nominee Terry McAuliffe and Republican nominee Ken Cuccinelli face off in the second debate during the race for governor of Virginia
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Virginia Governor Debate Opening Statements

Candidates begin with two minute opening statements

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Terry McAuliffe and Ken Cuccinelli: Two Colorful Candidates, If Not Exactly Likeable

The Virginia race for governor is heating up. Both candidates have very deep flaws, guaranteeing a close and polarized race.
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Virginia Governor Race: Poll Has Cuccinelli and McAuliffe in Dead Heat

Terry McAuliffe and Ken Cuccinelli are engaged in an intense political battle to determine who will be the governor of this crucial swing state.