Gregory S. Schneider

Richmond, Va.

Reporter covering Virginia from the Richmond bureau

Education: College of William & Mary, BA in English

Greg Schneider covers Virginia from the Richmond bureau. He was The Washington Post's business editor for more than seven years, and before that served stints as deputy business editor, national security editor and technology editor. He has also covered aviation security, the auto industry and the defense industry for The Post.
Latest from Gregory S. Schneider

Va. county delays vote on Confederate statue as more oppose giveaway plan

Virginia's Mathews County put off voting on whether to deed part of its historic courthouse green to a private group to preserve a Confederate statue, as opposition grows.

December 7, 2022

Youngkin panel pushes to curb antisemitism, indirectly criticizes Trump

A commission created by Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin (R) has released a report on combatting antisemitism, including a muted criticism of former president Donald Trump.

December 5, 2022

Virginia county poised to take unusual step to preserve Confederate statue

Virginia's rural Mathews County is poised to deed a small piece of the public courthouse green to a private group to protect a Confederate statue forever.

December 2, 2022

Youngkin warns of recession but vows to pursue tax cuts — cautiously

Glenn Youngkin, Virginia's Republican governor, said he plans to pursue tax cuts next year even amid signs of an economic slowdown that could hurt the state's finances.

November 25, 2022

Virginia’s GOP lieutenant governor calls Trump ‘liability to the mission’

Lt. Gov. Winsome Earle-Sears (R), who two years ago traveled the nation stumping for President Donald Trump's reelection, now says it's time for Trump to leave the stage.

November 11, 2022

Youngkin’s signature red vest didn’t deliver big wins for GOP nominees

Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin (R) campaigned around the country for GOP gubernatorial candidates. But his "red wave" didn't help many win.

November 10, 2022

Youngkin apologizes to Pelosi over comments about attack on her husband

The Republican governor of Virginia had seemed to make light of the Oct. 28 attack on Paul Pelosi during a campaign event for 7th District candidate Yesli Vega.

November 9, 2022

Voters choose governors in 36 states; DeSantis re-elected in Florida

Voters cast ballots for governors in 36 states on Tuesday, with 20 held by Republicans and 16 held by Democrats.

November 9, 2022

Breaking down Senate, House, governor races that could flip in midterms

The Washington Post breaks down the key races for Senate, House and governor in the 2022 midterm elections.

November 5, 2022

Youngkin draws ire with Pelosi comment that Democrats call insensitive

Va. Gov. Glenn Youngkin (R) decried Friday's violent attack against Paul Pelosi but said at a rally that Republicans would send Nancy Pelosi back to be with him.

October 28, 2022