Just how bad is the Virginia economy, really?Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D), who released a rather modest state budget proposal just a few days ago, has said that the state’s economic picture is bleak because of government spending cuts, including at the Department of Defense, the state’s largest employer.Read full article >>
Frederick, MD – Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe was on hand at Shadow Farm, a 53-acre farm in Lucketts, Va., last month for a histori…
The post, Flying Dog Announces Plans for Farmworks Brewery, a Unique Farm Brewery Destination in Virginia, first appeared on The Barley Blog. Press Release Frederick, MD – Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe was on hand at Shadow Farm, a 53-acre...Show More Summary
It’s been slightly more than a year since Terry McAuliffe won Virginia’s gubernatorial election. Newspaper polls gave him a seemingly safe lead over unpopular GOP nominee Ken Cuccinelli. The Democrat’s “don’t rock the boat” strategy down the stretch seemed the smart move.Read full article >>
Hell must have just frozen over, because I find myself in agreement with Democrat Gov. Terry McAuliffe… Morrissey should resign immediately and exit extreme stage left. The only reason this
On December 15, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe (D) proposed new regulations for gun shows, new reasons concealed carry permits (CCWs) can be revoked, and said he wants to reinstate the "one handgun a month law" to keep people from stockpiling or trafficking firearms. Show More Summary
Virginians should prepared themselves for the kind of gun control we recently saw in Washington with I-594. RICHMOND — Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Monday will call for a package of gun restrictions in Virginia, including a renewal of the state’s one-a-month limit on handgun purchases and a requirement that buyers at gun shows undergo background […]
This is what you get when you elect a state governor who sought the female vote and ultimately won 67 percent of single female voters. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe made some critical changes at the state board of health, which has now begun a process that could ultimately reverse course on the closure of 18 abortion clinics. Show More Summary
The Virginia Department of Health, consisting primarily of new appointees of pro-abortion Gov. Terry McAuliffe, voted 13-2 today to amend licensing rules for abortion facilities to make it easier for them to stay in business even though they cannot meet basic safety requirements currently outlined in a 2012 law. Earlier today, hundreds of people attempting […]
Greatness is a rare trait in a governor. What makes a governor great is a fundamental achievement, something that adds a new and enduring dimension that elevates society. By this measure, Virginia’s first 59 elected governors missed greatness. They failed to elevate the commonwealth, choosing instead to weight it down — first by slavery, then by segregation. Read full article >>
A few days ago we celebrated a classically American holiday, Thanksgiving. There were families to visit and favorite foods to share. Most importantly we joined together to give thanks for the gift of life and love that each of us finds among family and friends. It is my sincere hope that your holiday was joyful! For the Pro-life […]
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe on Thursday urged a review of policies at the University of Virginia after a Rolling Stone magazine report about an alleged 2012 gang rape at a fraternity. The publication on Wednesday carried a female student’s description of an assault by seven men at the...
Despite the objections of environmental groups and Virginia's Governor Terry McAuliffe, the U.S. Forest Service has left the door open to allow fracking in the East Coast's largest national forest with the release of the forest's new management plan. The USFS
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe yesterday announced that his state has formed a task force to pursue LGBT tourism. Speaking to a crowd of 400 tourism industry professionals, McAuliffe said the creation of the task force continues upon his campaign theme of openness and equality for all Virginians. Show More Summary
The Civil War Trust on Friday transferred ownership of 127 acres of Civil War property to the state of Virginia in a noon time ceremony held at Rice, Va. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe accepted the gift of 12 acres at Sailor’s Creek Battlefield Historical State Park at that location as well as 115 acres at High Bridge Trail State Park. Read full article >>
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe stood with two agriculture secretaries under overcast skies at the State Fair a few days ago to proudly announce exciting new ways they planned to give other people’s money to special interests. That’s not quite how they put it themselves, of course, writes A. Show More Summary
Coming on the heels of an executive order requiring all state agencies to disregard Virginia's former ban on same-sex marriage, Governor Terry McAuliffe has secured adoption rights for married gay couples, The Virginian-Pilot reports: “Now that same-sex marriage in Virginia...
At the direction of Governor Terry McAuliffe, a bulletin from the Virginia Department of Social Services says same-sex spouses can legally adopt. [ more › ]
Just four days after the same-sex marriage era began in Virginia, Gov. Terry McAuliffe is to officiate at his first same-sex wedding.
Terry McAuliffe (D), Virginia’s recently elected governor, threw his support behind instituting protections for LGBT people in the workplace by issuing an executive order requiring all state agencies disregard the state’s former ban on same sex marriage. In a 2-1...