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.
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.
Activists Await Details of Rights Restoration PlanSome 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.
A Birthday Bash for Va.'s Executive MansionVirginia'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.
Japanese Company Plans Manufacturing Operations In VirginiaGov. 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.
Governor McDonnell Says Virginia Could Have Lost Skins Camp To Maryland Or PennsylvaniaThe 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.
Virginia Governor McDonnell's Approval Rating At 53 PercentA new statewide poll puts Gov. Bob McDonnell's job approval rating at 53 percent, matching the lowest number of his term.
Virginia Governor Seeks Gun Check ImprovementsVirginia Gov. Bob McDonnell is asking other governors across the nation to improve their states' record-sharing with a national background check system for gun purchases.