President Obama wants to offer states some $1 billion a year to help them improve preschool and early education programs for at-risk children.
11/19/2009 12:00 am
Obama got off to a quick start. But almost one year after winning the presidency, his deeds are at risk of paling next to his aspirations.
11/02/2009 12:00 am
A pattern that has held in the Old Dominion since 1977 appears set to repeat: The party that won the White House the year before loses the Virginia governor’s race.
10/30/2009 01:00 am
As several states begin receiving the swine flu vaccine, here is a Q-and-A on what parents can expect to happen at schools.
10/06/2009 01:00 am
The Pentagon wants Obama to make his choice soon, but if he's leaning against sending more troops, he might play for time to consider his options.
09/22/2009 01:00 am
The controversy over Bob McDonnell's 1989 graduate thesis has put the GOP candidate on the defense. But Democratic voter fatigue may keep his rival from getting ahead.
09/03/2009 01:00 am
Six other Republican senators have announced they’ll retire. The exits are a sign the GOP sees itself in 'back seat' for years, say analysts.
08/07/2009 01:00 am
08/05/2009 01:00 am
07/08/2009 01:00 am
Some analysts say her political career is over. Others say she will be in a better position now to run for national office.
07/03/2009 01:00 am