Gov. Bob McDonnell

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell stands with his wife Maureen McDonnell. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Witness: McDonnell Struggled to Rein in His Wife

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.


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Judge Mostly Sides With Feds in McDonnell Case

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.


Florida Hospital Tunes In To Obama's Health Care Speech To Congress

Va. House, Senate Unveil Competing Budgets

The Virginia House and Senate continue to disagree on whether to accept federal funding to expanding health insurance coverage to lower income Virginians.


Sumpreme Court Ends Bloomberg's Hybrid Taxi Fleet Proposal

Va. Senate Votes to Repeal Tax on Hybrid Vehicles

Virginians who drive hybrid vehicles could soon be paying lower taxes.


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Virginia Senate Passes Ethics Bill Limiting Gifts

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.


Rock Creek Park. (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Va. To Create New State Park in Loudoun County

A new state park is being created in Loudoun County.


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CEO of Company in Va. Governor’s Scandal to Resign

The head of the dietary supplement maker at the heart of a political scandal involving Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell is set to resign at the company’s shareholder meeting.


Va. Governor Bob McDonnell

Judge Removes Gov. McDonnell From Gay Marriage Suit

A judge has removed Virginia’s governor from a lawsuit challenging the state’s same-sex marriage ban but is allowing the case to continue with two other defendants.


Va. Governor Bob McDonnell

Va. Governor to Unveil Budget Proposals

Gov. Bob McDonnell is preparing to present his last two-year state budget proposal to Virginia lawmakers.


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Foster Care, Adoption Funding Proposed in Va.

Gov. Bob McDonnell is proposing nearly $28 million in state funding in the next two-year budget cycle for the foster care system and adoption efforts.




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