The General Assembly overturned one of Governor McDonnell’s vetoes but upheld others and considered hundreds of other adjustments made to the budget and other bills in a marathon reconvened session meeting late into the evening last night.
Articles by Craig Carper
After months of speculation, former Governor Tim Kaine has announced he will run for the seat of outgoing U.S. Senator Jim Webb.
... and abortion rights advocates are speaking out against Governor Bob McDonnell’s recent amendment restricting private insurance companies coverage of abortions. Craig Carper reports.
Yesterday the General Assembly reconvened for the first redistricting session with a divided legislature in over 100 years. Craig Carper reports.
Today the General Assembly returns to the Capitol to tackle the once-a-decade task of redistricting. Craig Carper reports.
Governor Bob McDonnell has amended a bill that would mandate coverage by some employer provided health plans for children with autism. Craig Carper reports.
At a ceremony at Ft. Lee in Petersburg yesterday Governor Bob McDonnell signed over two dozen bills into law aimed at making veterans lives easier. Craig Carper reports.
Governor Bob McDonnell has signed a bill that gives localities flexibility in how they implement a tax unpopular with many business owners. Craig Carper reports.
Richmond City Council has approved a proposal that would allow a fourth grocery store at the edge of Carytown. Craig Carper reports.
Governor McDonnell has signed a bill that would expand the controversial practice of car title lending in Virginia to include vehicles that are titled outside of the Commonwealth. Craig Carper reports.
Virginia Democrats and Republicans are questioning
President Obama’s strategy in Libya.