Gov. Bob McDonnell has hired former Virginia U.S. Attorney John Brownlee as part of the private legal team he’s assembling to cope with state and federal investigations into gifts to him and his family from the head of a troubled nutritional supplements maker.
The door is open for tens of thousands of nonviolent felons in Virginia to regain their right to vote.
Gov. Bob McDonnell’s son Sean has been arrested on a public intoxication charge, police said Tuesday.
The former chef at Virginia’s Executive Mansion claims that Gov. Bob McDonnell required him to cater private and political events and accept as payment taxpayer-purchased food that he is now accused of stealing.
Virginia has identified 10 transportation projects that are candidates for public-private partnerships.
Gov. Bob McDonnell is refusing to comment on a $6,500 Rolex watch that published reports say he received from a major campaign donor who has lavished his family with thousands of dollars’ worth of gifts he has not disclosed publicly.
The Commonwealth Transportation Board approved $17.6 billion in new spending Wednesday, an amount more than 50 percent greater than the comparable plan passed last year.
Two dozen localities in Virginia are getting state grants to place school resource officers in public schools.
A section of Interstate 66 in Fairfax County is being used in a research project on traffic.
Gov. Bob McDonnell has ceremonially signed legislation aimed at improving school and campus safety in Virginia.