Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says the formation of a racial reconciliation group he leads was “divine providence,” as it began just weeks before a racist photograph on Gov. Ralph Northam’s yearbook page surfaced.
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell is leading a group trying to promote racial harmony as Virginia commemorates the 400th anniversary of the first arrival of enslaved Africans in the state.
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen were convicted of corruption and then cleared by the U.S. Supreme Court.
In 2017, state lawmakers reported about $77,000 in gifts and conference access, continuing a decline from the $654,000 in gifts reported in Gov. Bob McDonnell’s final year in office in 2013.
Bob McDonnell discusses the case that cost the former Republican governor his reputation and $27 million in legal fees in a “60 Minutes” interview Sunday. Watch the interview.
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Bob McDonnell said he has no plans to get back into politics even after prosecutors last week moved to drop federal corruption charges against the former Virginia governor and his wife.
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell told WTOP in an interview he’s “going through a period of restoration and rejuvenation” after prosecutors announced they would drop federal corruption charges against him.
Federal prosecutors want three more weeks to decide whether to move forward with the corruption case against Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen.
Several members of Virginia’s congressional delegation are asking Attorney General Loretta Lynch not to bring another case against former Gov. Bob McDonnell.
Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine has said he followed all the laws for reporting gifts and the “vast majority” of the spending was for work-related travel.
The U.S. Supreme Court has overturned the corruption convictions of former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell, in decision that could have wide-ranging impacts on what can and cannot lead to credible criminal charges for politicians across the country.
Here is reaction to the Supreme Court’s unanimous decision to toss out of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s corruption conviction.
After more than a year of appeals, former Gov. Bob McDonnell should finally learn his fate this week when the U.S. Supreme Court is expected to deliver its decision in his public corruption case.
The Supreme Court could uphold Bob McDonnell’s conviction, overturn the verdict or send it back to the lower courts for a new trial. So what happens next? WTOP analyzed the possible outcomes based on three potential Supreme Court rulings.
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