As Virginia works to implement a new performance pay pilot program for public school teachers this fall, some legislators question the program’s merits. Craig Carper reports.
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A new study shows that employer provided health insurance coverage is at a 20 year low in Virginia. Craig Carper reports.
Virginia’s 3rd District Congressman, Democrat Bobby Scott spoke about his desire to reduce the federal deficit without the need for substantial cuts to government programs at the latest installment of the Eyes on Richmond Speaker Series at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. Craig Carper reports.
Virginia Transportation Secretary Sean Connaughton says road construction and maintenance projects are at an all time high. Craig Carper reports.
President Obama visited Virginia Wednesday as part of his bus tour in support of the American Jobs Act. WCVE's Craig Carper reports.
Senators Jim Webb and Mark Warner have introduced a bill that would encourage private companies to help renovate historic schools. Craig Carper reports.
A new poll released yesterday shows that while Virginians are frustrated with the economy and the leadership in Washington, they overwhelmingly support their statewide representatives. A majority doesn't
favor tolls on interstate highways, but would prefer them over a gasoline tax increase. Craig Carper reports.
The gap between the wages of the wealthiest and the poorest working Virginians is at an all time high according to a new study by the Commonwealth Institute for Fiscal Analysis. Craig Carper reports.
With the next Presidential election just over a year away, President Obama is running neck and neck against his most likely Republican opponents according to a new poll of likely Virginia voters. Craig Carper reports.