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McAuliffe to call special session on budget

Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe is telling lawmakers that he plans to call a special session on March 24 devoted to passing the state's budget.

Friday - 03/07/2014, 07:21pm EST

Tags: Terry McAuliffe, Virginia budget, Virginia General Assembly

Va. panel on military base closings issues report

A state commission created to soften the blow of military base closings in Virginia is proposing cooperation over confrontation, a tack that is finding little political support.

Wednesday - 03/05/2014, 01:41pm EST

Tags: defense budget, defense spending, Norfolk Naval Station, Navy, Virginia General Assembly

Republicans want to reduce Va standardized testing

House Republicans and Gov. Terry McAuliffe want to reduce how many standardized tests Virginia's public school students take.

Tuesday - 01/14/2014, 04:12pm EST

Tags: Tag Greason, standardized tests, Virginia General Assembly

McAuliffe announces Carnival cruise lines return

Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Monday that Carnival cruise lines intends to resume sailing from Norfolk.

Monday - 01/13/2014, 09:13pm EST

Tags: Carnival Cruise Lines, Norfolk, Va., Terry McAuliffe, Virginia General Assembly

McAuliffe appeals for nonpartisan redistricting

After spending most of his career working for partisan causes, Virginia's new Democratic governor is calling for nonpartisan redistricting of legislative boundaries.

Monday - 01/13/2014, 09:11pm EST

Tags: redistricting, Terry McAuliffe, Virginia General Assembly

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