Gov. Bob McDonnell has scheduled a ceremonial signing for a signature legislative triumph.
The former chef to Va. Governor Bob McDonnell is due back in court Tuesday after being brought up on charges of felony embezzlement for allegedly pilfering food from the governor’s mansion.
The man who came with celebrity cachet to run the kitchen at Virginia’s Executive Mansion in 2010 is now accused of pilfering food from the governor’s residence and has emerged as a central figure in a growing political scandal.
Republican governors are often seen as innovative policymakers and potential presidential candidates, but a few are struggling with political or ethical problems that might crimp their ambitions.
The FBI has begun examining the relationship between Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen and the chief executive of a nutritional supplements manufacturer that is the subject of a federal investigation, two people with knowledge of the review said Monday.
It looked like a steady rebound, if not a rousing one, for the revenues that keep Virginia’s government operating.
Gov. Bob McDonnell is asking Virginia’s public universities and colleges to limit in-state tuition and fee increases for the fall semester.
By a single Senate vote, the General Assembly accepted Gov. Bob McDonnell’s amendment denying abortion coverage to people who buy policies through Virginia’s federally funded health insurance exchange.
Virginia lawmakers have approved Gov. Bob McDonnell’s proposal to scale back the hefty fines they passed for texting while driving.
It’s a good bet that in the not-so-distant future aerial drones will be part of Americans’ everyday lives, performing countless useful functions.