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2006-01-31 20:26:22

By Joanne Kenen WASHINGTON (Reuters) - "There is a better way" to deal with the challenges confronting the nation, Timothy Kaine of Virginia, a brand-new Democratic governor of a conservative southern state, said on Tuesday in his party's response to the president's State of the Union address.

2005-11-08 21:42:19

By John Whitesides, Political Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrat Tim Kaine on Tuesday won a tough and sometimes nasty battle for Virginia governor that was watched closely for hints about the depth of President George W.

2005-11-08 21:25:32

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrat Tim Kaine was elected governor of Virginia on Tuesday after a tight battle with Republican Jerry Kilgore in a race widely regarded as a barometer of the public's mood ahead of the 2006 congressional elections.

2005-10-21 13:40:11

By John Whitesides, Political Correspondent LEESBURG, Virginia (Reuters) - In a close Virginia governor's race marked by a bitter fight over the death penalty, the biggest name is not on the ballot -- popular incumbent and potential Democratic presidential contender Mark Warner.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").