Local Matters: Vice President Harris to campaign in Virginia for McAuliffe

Local Matters: Vice President Harris to campaign in Virginia for McAuliffe

Former Governor Terry McAuliffe is hoping to get a big boost in the close Virginia governor’s race when Vice President Kamala Harris heads to the state Thursday, and former President Barack Obama is slated to go to Virginia this weekend.…

Governor's race in Virginia tightening as Election Day approaches

Governor’s race in Virginia tightening as Election Day approaches

The governor’s race in Virginia is tightening with less than two weeks to go before Election Day. The latest FiveThirtyEight poll shows former Governor Terry McAuliffe, the Democratic nominee, with a three-point lead over Republican candidate Glenn Youngkin. Sarah Robinson…

Virginia's governor race in final stretch with two weeks left before Election Day

Virginia’s governor race in final stretch with two weeks left before Election Day

The race for governor in Virginia is in its final stretch with just two weeks to go before Election Day. Former Governor Terry McAuliffe, the Democratic candidate, and Republican nominee Glenn Youngkin have clashed on several issues related to schools…

Top Dems campaign for McAuliffe to increase Black voter support in Va.

Top Dems campaign for McAuliffe to increase Black voter support in Va.

As the race for Virginia governor tightens, Democratic candidate Terry McAuliffe is making a pitch to the Black voters in the state. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and former gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams campaigned for the former Virginia governor over…

Colin Powell, first Black secretary of state, dies at age 84

Colin Powell, first Black secretary of state, dies at age 84

Colin Powell, who was the first Black secretary of state, died of complications from COVID-19. CBS News senior national security correspondent David Martin, CBS News senior White House correspondent Ed O’Keefe, Politico national politics reporter Maya King and The Associated…

Democrats race to campaign in Virginia as governor's race tightens

Democrats race to campaign in Virginia as governor’s race tightens

Recent CBS polling shows former Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe, a Democrat, ahead of his Republican challenger Glenn Youngkin by only three percentage points as the race tightens. CBS News political contributor Sean Sullivan joins CBSN’s Tanya Rivero for more on…

Atlanta mayor hits campaign trail for Terry McAuliffe in Virginia governor's race

Atlanta mayor hits campaign trail for Terry McAuliffe in Virginia governor’s race

Several prominent Democrats are campaigning for Terry McAuliffe in his race for Virginia governor against Republican Glenn Youngkin next month. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms visited the commonwealth Sunday, and joined Lana Zak on CBSN to discuss the importance of…

Local Matters: Prominent Democrats stump for McAuliffe in Virginia governor's race

Local Matters: Prominent Democrats stump for McAuliffe in Virginia governor’s race

Some of the Democratic Party’s most prominent names are hitting the campaign trail for Terry McAuliffe in the Virginia governor’s race this weekend. Polling shows him in a statistical dead heat with his Republican opponent Glenn Youngkin. The results will…

Virginia governor candidate Youngkin distances himself from controversial event

Virginia governor candidate Youngkin distances himself from controversial event

Glenn Youngkin, the Republican candidate for governor in Virginia, is distancing himself from an event where his supporters pledged allegiance to a U.S. flag that was said to have been at the Capitol during the January 6 attack. CBS News…

White House introduces plan to relieve supply chain pressure amid threat of higher prices

White House introduces plan to relieve supply chain pressure amid threat of higher prices

President Biden on Wednesday announced a plan to boost capacity at major ports in California and at companies like Walmart and UPS as supply chain backlogs threaten to worsen rising consumer prices. CBS News congressional reporter Nikole Killion, CBSN political…