VPM Daily Newscast: Nov. 11, 2022
The VPM Daily Newscast contains all your Central Virginia news in just 5 to 10 minutes. Episodes are recorded the night before.
Here’s a recap of the top stories on the morning of Nov . 11, 2022:
Earle-Sears calls for Republicans to move on from Trump
Reported by VPM News’ Ben Paviour
The GOP lost their majorities in Virginia’s General Assembly during the Trump years, with Democrats relentlessly tying GOP opponents to Trump. All 140 seats of the General Assembly are up for grabs in the 2023 elections, with Republicans aiming to flip a narrow Democratic majority in the state Senate and capture a trifecta of power in Richmond.
Republicans backed most winning candidates in Virginia Beach, Chesapeake school board races
Reported by WHRO News’ Katherine Hafner
School boards in Virginia Beach and Chesapeake will look different after this week’s election. Many of the newcomers were backed by conservative groups.
In other news:
Man accused of plotting July 4 mass shooting gets 5 1/2 months in prison for re-entering U.S. illegally (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
In case you missed it:
Charlottesville and Albemarle County get bluer (The Daily Progress)