RE-ELECT

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ARLnow.com – Commonwealth’s Attorney Campaign Fundraising Skyrockets as Primary Nears

Total fundraising in the heated race for Arlington and Falls Church’s top prosecutor is nearing an unprecedented $1 million as the June 11 primary approaches. Commonwealth’s Attorney candidate Parisa Dehghani-Tafti...

Commonwealth’s Attorney Candidates Disagree Over Role PACs Play in Campaigns

The race to see who will be the next Commonwealth’s Attorney for Arlington and Falls Church has generated its share of fireworks, but the issue of campaign finance may ignite...

Update: Police Association Demands Apology for Candidate’s “Police Brutality” Claim

(Updated at 1 p.m.) Commonwealth’s Attorney candidate Parisa Dehghani-Tafti is facing calls for an apology after two groups representing police in Arlington County say she “falsely alleged” an incident of...

Theo Inducted as Fellow of the Virginia Law Foundation

Theo Stamos, Commonwealth’s Attorney for Arlington County and the City of Falls Church, received statewide recognition for excellence when she was inducted as a Fellow of the Virginia Law Foundation...

Money from PAC Funded by George Soros Shakes Up Prosecutor Races in Northern Virginia

A political action committee funded by Democratic mega­donor and billionaire George Soros has made large contributions to two upstart progressive candidates attempting to unseat Democratic prosecutors in Northern Virginia primary...

County Unveils New Program Waiving Charges for Some Addicts Seeking Treatment

“Forgoing a prosecution and connecting individuals to treatment professionals is a first step in fighting this pernicious epidemic,” said Commonwealth’s Attorney Theo Stamos in a statement Tuesday. Read the full...

Justice is Measured By Doing Right By the Community

"A prosecutor is no ordinary lawyer. As Supreme Court Justice Robert Jackson once said, a good prosecutor is one “who tempers zeal with human kindness, who seeks truth and not...

Stamos Picks Up Endorsements From 50 Local Attorneys As She Fends Off Primary Challenge

"Arlington’s top prosecutor has won the endorsement of 50 local attorneys, a key feather in her cap as a former public defender mounts a primary challengeattacking her credentials as criminal...

Gov. Northam decides to stop suspending drivers licenses for unpaid fines and costs

I applaud Gov. Northam's decision to stop suspending drivers licenses for unpaid fines and costs. This is a policy that I have advocated for years and is real criminal justice...

Arlington Academy of Hope – Nancy Wandeka

Check out one of AAH's rising stars - Nancy Wandeka! She is a senior six student at one of Uganda's best schools, Iganga secondary school, and is sponsored by Theo...