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Michael Phillips

Michael Phillips

Michael Phillips is a freelance writer, radio host and adjunct professor in Richmond, Virginia. He spent 16 years with the Richmond Times-Dispatch as a staff writer and editor, and graduated from the University of Kansas.

Senate District 24 race: Republican Diggs vs. incumbent Democrat Mason

By: - September 19, 2023

Redistricting has put a major spotlight on Senate District 24, which runs from Williamsburg to Poquoson in Virginia‚Äôs Tidewater area and reaches south to a portion of Newport News. As national money floods into the race, both candidates are acknowledging the importance to their party of the seat, but remain determined to run locally focused […]