Governor Bob McDonnell has used the line-item veto to reduce state funding for public broadcasting by an additional 16 percent. Craig Carper reports
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Governor Bob McDonnell has signed 12 bills aimed at supporting law enforcement officers in the Commonwealth. Craig Carper reports.
The new Rolls Royce aircraft engine components plant in Prince George is now officially open. Craig Carper reports.
Governor Bob McDonnell is expressing pride and satisfaction for the Virginia Navy Seal team who executed the mission responsible for killing Osama Bin Laden.
The General Assembly has unfrozen nearly two dozen vacant judgeships and has approved candidates for 17 of those seats. Carig Carper reports.
After three days of negotiations between Democrats and Republicans, the State Senate has passed a bipartisan redistricting compromise in response to the Governor's veto of the original plan. Craig Carper reports.
State Senate Republicans and Democrats are slowly inching toward a redistricting compromise and continued to meet late into last night. Craig Carper reports.
Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli is appealing the U.S. Department of Education Sanction on Virginia Tech regarding the mass shootings of April 16, 2007. Craig Carper reports.
Legislators from both sides of the aisle paid tribute yesterday to the man who kept the House of Delegates running for the past 20 years, House Clerk Bruce Jamerson, who was found dead early Monday. Craig Carper reports.
Democrats and Republicans in the state Senate began meetings yesterday evening in attempt to find a bipartisan compromise on a new redistricting proposal in the wake of Governor McDonnell’s veto. Craig Carper reports.