Gov. Bob McDonnell
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell has made a final plea to a federal court to let him remain free while he appeals his public corruption convictions to the U.S. Supreme Court.
In the wake of former Gov. Bob McDonnell’s conviction on corruption charges, Virginia lawmakers say they are moving to tighten the ethics laws governing public officials’ behavior.
A federal appeals court has approved former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s request to remain free while he appeals his corruption convictions.
Donations to former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s legal defense fund dried up following his conviction on corruption charges in September, newly released documents show.
Former Gov. Bob McDonnell’s lawyers asked a judge Tuesday to order three years of community service for his federal corruption convictions while prosecutors recommended a prison term of at least 10 years.
Former Gov. Bob McDonnell struggled to rein in his wife’s erratic behavior, causing turmoil throughout the executive staff and nearly prompting a mass resignation among workers in the governor’s mansion, a defense witness testified Monday.
A federal judge is mostly siding with prosecutors on several pre-trial motions filed ahead of the corruption trial for former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.
The Virginia House and Senate continue to disagree on whether to accept federal funding to expanding health insurance coverage to lower income Virginians.
Virginians who drive hybrid vehicles could soon be paying lower taxes.
Lawmakers approved new gift limits and disclosure policies for public officials Monday following a gift scandal that resulted in federal corruption charges being filed against former Gov. Bob McDonnell.