Governor Bob McDonnell held a summit at the downtown Marriott yesterday to discuss public and private strategies to expand the number of graduates in high demand degrees. Craig Carper reports.
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Legislators are re-examining the state's tranportation funding model and seeking to harness new sources of energy in advance of the 2013 General Assembly session.
Ahead of this weekend’s NASCAR race, law enforcement officers and government officials are reminding Virginians not to drink and drive. Craig Carper reports.
Reuters journalist and author Rebecca Hamilton spoke to the World Affairs Council at the Jefferson Hotel last night about her 6 years covering the genocide in Darfur. Craig Carper reports.
Virginia tourism revenues exceeded $20 billion and supported 207,000 jobs in 2011. Craig Carper reports.
On his last campaign stop before the Democratic National Convention, President Obama told nearly 12,000 supporters at Norfolk State University that his economic solutions were better for the nation than those of Mitt Romney. Craig Carper reports.
In the first rally since the Republican Convention in Tampa, GOP Vice Presidential nominee Paul Ryan spoke to a crowd of roughly 1,500 supporters at Richmond International Airport on Friday. Craig Carper reports.
Richmond Mayor Jones and his steering committee have announced that the sites under consideration for the Washington Redskins' summer training camp have been narrowed to a location on Leigh Street -- adjacent to the Science Museum of Virginia -- and City Stadium. Sources close to the project say that the Leigh Street site will be the final selection. Craig Carper reports.
The Virginia branch of the Obama campaign rallied to link Romney and Ryan to what they call the GOP's hostility to women's issues.
Gov. Bob McDonnell spoke on small business development and growing the economy at the Republican National Convention last night.