Tag: don beyer

Early voting begins for Democratic Primary

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Get your ballots ready. Early voting begins tomorrow for the June 21 Democratic Primary election, which includes a contest for the...

Live, laugh, campaign: The Beyers’ wedding story

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] “I like to tell people I married the best politician in Virginia,” Don Beyer, U.S. representative for Virginia’s 8th district,...

Your Views: One-party governance is harmful

To the editor: I wish we had a two-party system in Northern Virginia so our elected representatives could not go off the deep end....

WMATA proposes cutting service at two Alexandria Metro stops

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Facing a nearly $500 million deficit due to the pandemic, the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority proposed a sweeping set...

Alexandrians react to the 2020 election

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] After a tense post-Election Day tally, former Vice President Joe Biden is projected to be the country’s 46th president, and...

Election Day 2020: Mark Warner, Don Beyer re-elected

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The Associated Press declared Democratic nominee former Vice President Joe Biden the winner of Virginia at 7:31 p.m. on Election...

Your Views: Vote “yes” for redistricting amendment

To the editor: Virginians have many excellent ways to obtain more information about the constitutional amendment to end partisan gerrymandering that will be on the...

Alexandrians brace for coronavirus outbreak

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] As the COVID-19 coronavirus continues to spread globally, Alexandria residents and businesses are bracing for an outbreak. Some are already...

Beyer proposes Cleaner, Quieter Airplanes Act

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Rep. Don Beyer (D-VA) of Virginia’s 8th District introduced legislation that could address concerns around the environmental impact and noise...

Tying the Knot: Mayor Justin Wilson and wife Alex weather the...

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] It likely comes as no surprise that Alexandria Mayor Justin Wilson met his wife, Alex Crawford-Batt, at a state Democratic...