Posts Tagged State Government

Following Two Special Elections, Republicans Retain Control of Virginia’s Lawmaking Bodies

virginia-red-blue-npr

Credit: NPR

Heading into the legislative session, both of Virginia’s lawmaking bodies remain controlled by Republicans. Two special elections in the state senate yesterday could have possibly flipped that control. Mallory Noe-Payne has more.

, ,

Leave a comment

McAuliffe to Introduce Legislation for Reform of the Virginia Economic Development Partnership

Governor-McAuliffe.jpgVirginia’s governor is suggesting changes to how the state doles out economic development money. The proposals come after investigators blasted the Economic Development Partnership for mismanagement. Mallory Noe-Payne has details.

, , ,

Leave a comment

After Scandal and Audit, Virginia Economic Development Partnership Brings in New Leadership

stephen_moret_head_shot

Stephen Moret

After a scathing audit, the embattled Virginia Economic Development Partnership is trying to turn itself around. And, as Michael Pope tells us, the group is bringing in new leadership.

, ,

Leave a comment

Virginia Elects a New Governor Next Year. Will Voters Seek Another Trump?

virginia-red-blue-npr

Credit: NPR

Now that Election 2016 has come and gone, the politics of Election 2017 are already moving into place. And, as Michael Pope reports, the election of Donald Trump as president could have a strong influence on the race for governor next year.

, ,

Leave a comment

Republicans Advertise on General Hospital; Democrats Advertise on he Tonight Show

trump-campaign-ad

A still shot from Donald Trump’s latest campaign ad.

Do not adjust your television, there is an election going on — even if you don’t see your airwaves flooded by television advertising the way they’ve been in recent years. Michael Pope has the story.

, ,

Leave a comment