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VPM Daily Newscast: Nov. 9, 2022

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The VPM Daily Newscast contains all your Central Virginia news in just 5 to 10 minutes. Episodes are recorded the night before.

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Here’s a recap of the top stories on the morning of Nov. 9, 2022:   

Spanberger notches third term, defeating Vega in the 7th District  
Reported by VPM News’ Ben Paviour

Democratic Rep. Abigail Spanberger (D-7th) is headed back to Congress after pulling off her third narrow victory in one of Virginia’s tightest midterm election contests. 

Local Virginia zoning efforts to restrict abortion aren't new 
Reported by VPM News’ Megan Pauly 

Bristol is center stage in Virginia’s latest fight over abortion access. After Roe v. Wade was overturned in June, what’s known as a “trigger law” took effect in Tennessee, creating a near-total ban on abortions in the state.

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