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Why does Virginia allow driving without vehicle liability insurance by paying an "Uninsured Motor Vehicle fee"?

Answering my own question after four years... It seems I am not the only one who questioned this regulation. In March 2023, Senate bill SB 951 was signed into law, which abolishes the "Uninsured ...
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Why did Virginia turn blue after G.W.Bush?

Mostly the Federal Government, centered in Washington DC. Fairfax County, (which sits across the Potomac from DC) for instance overwhelmingly went Democrat in 2020 This one county represents about 20%...
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Which districts in the Virginia state legislature held contested primaries for both parties in 2023?

In the House of Delegates, just one of the hundred districts is being contested by more than one candidate in both parties' primary elections; district 84. In the Democratic primary, the district is ...
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What is the name of the current Lieutenant Governor of Virginia?

Earle is her maiden name, and Sears is her husband's name. Like many women she sometimes uses a double-barreled last name "Earle-Sears" or "Earle Sears" and sometimes drops her ...
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Why does Virginia allow driving without vehicle liability insurance by paying an "Uninsured Motor Vehicle fee"?

I think we can understand this odd rule by looking at who wins and loses here. While risk-averse Virginian drivers would like everyone to carry insurance, the fee privileges others to avoid buying it. ...
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