Defense: Ex-Gov Should Volunteer, Not Go to PrisonFormer 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.
Witness: McDonnell Struggled to Rein in His WifeFormer 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.
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.
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.
Va. Senate Votes to Repeal Tax on Hybrid Vehicles Virginians who drive hybrid vehicles could soon be paying lower taxes.
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.
Va. To Create New State Park in Loudoun County A new state park is being created in Loudoun County.
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.
Judge Removes Gov. McDonnell From Gay Marriage SuitA 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 to Unveil Budget Proposals Gov. Bob McDonnell is preparing to present his last two-year state budget proposal to Virginia lawmakers.
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.