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Officials Pledge Tighter Ethics Rules in Virginia

The days of no-limit Virginia politics could be coming to an end.


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Former Va. Gov. McDonnell and Wife Charged With Illegally Accepting Gifts

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife were indicted Tuesday on corruption charges after a monthslong federal investigation into gifts the Republican received from a political donor.


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Gov. McDonnell Advises Virginians to Prepare for Storm

Gov. Bob McDonnell is urging Virginians to prepare for a possible major ice storm.


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Va. Felons Have Guide to Help Them Regain Rights

A new resource is available for offenders seeking to have their civil rights restored.


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Virginia Ends Year With Nearly $600M Surplus

Virginia government ended its last fiscal year with a surplus of nearly $600 million, the largest in eight years.


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Bob McDonnell Supporters Set up Fund for His Defense

Supporters of Gov. Bob McDonnell have established a nonprofit corporation to accept donations for his legal defense as federal and state authorities look into the governor’s ties to a wealth campaign donor.


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Activists Await Details of Rights Restoration Plan

Some of the advocates who cheered Gov. McDonnell’s announcement that he would restore voting rights to nonviolent felons are now concerned that the initiative might not have as big an impact as they thought.


Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell speaks during the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 28, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Today is the first full session of the RNC after the start was delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

A Birthday Bash for Va.’s Executive Mansion

Virginia’s Executive mansion is marking two centuries. Gov. Bob McDonnell and first lady Maureen McDonnell have invited the public to join them Saturday as they celebrate the 200th birthday of Virginia governors’ official residence. The celebration has been moved to the Library of Virginia because of the threat of rain.


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Japanese Company Plans Manufacturing Operations In Virginia

Gov. Bob McDonnell said Tuesday that two product assembly operations will be established in Hanover County by Morooka Co. Ltd. and its sister company, Virginia Steel Specialties LLC.


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Governor McDonnell Says Virginia Could Have Lost Skins Camp To Maryland Or Pennsylvania

The Washington Redskins have decided to relocate Training Camp from Redskins Park to the state capital of Richmond, Virginia, and who better to explain the stunning move than the governor of the state himself? Listen to Governor McDonnell on with Lavar & Dukes.