Governor Bob McDonnell is proposing a 2.2 billion dollar investment in the Virginia Retirement System in his upcoming biennial budget. Craig Carper reports.
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Governor Bob McDonnell is proposing a three percent performance bonus for state employees in December 2012. Craig Carper reports.
Governor Bob McDonnell wants to invest an additional 100 million dollars per year in higher education in the upcoming two-year budget. Craig Carper reports.
The General Assembly will consider several proposals to address the state’s underfunded retirement system in their upcoming session, though it will likely take multiple approaches to succeed. Craig Carper reports.
Two men are dead following yesterday’s shooting at Virginia Tech. One is a campus police officer, and investigators have confirmed the other gunshot victim to be the culprit. Craig Carper reports.
Former Governors George Allen and Tim Kaine squared off at the state capitol yesterday in their first debate for U.S. Senate. Craig Carper reports.
Republican Delegate Rob Bell of Charlottesville announced yesterday that he intends to run for Attorney General in 2013. Craig Carper reports.
After 27 years in prison on sexual assault convictions, Richmonder Thomas Haynesworth is a free man and as of yesterday has a clean criminal record. Craig Carper reports.
State Senate Democrats have filed a lawsuit to prevent what they call a GOP power grab for the evenly divided chamber. Craig Carper reports on the political aspects..