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In a Jan. 30 story about legislation to allow local school districts the option to set their own dates for starting the school year, The Associated Press overstated the tourism industry's estimates of revenues and job losses if the bill becomes law. The projected loss is expected be $369 million, and the number of jobs lost is uncertain.
Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell is a guest on WTOP's "Ask the Governor" program.
Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell has proposed selling the naming rights to highways, interchanges, bridges and other infrastructure for an annual fee to raise money for the Commonwealth's transportation fund.
A Republican-backed congressional redistricting plan cleared the Virginia Senate on a party-line vote Friday over Democratic objections that it's unconstitutional and illegally weakens black voting strength.
Virginia's governor is backing Mitt Romney.
A measure to reshuffle the governing board of the multi-state authority that oversees Washington's Dulles and Reagan National airports failed to achieve the four-fifths majority it needed to pass Virginia's House as emergency legislation.
It's budget-slashing time and among the most fearful of budget cuts in Maryland are groups that look after the mentally ill.
Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling and Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, rivals for the 2013 Republican gubernatorial nomination, took in about $1 million each in campaign contributions last year.
More than $1.2 million in farmland preservation grants is heading to 13 Virginia localities.