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...
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe said it’s a toss-up whether the Democrats will hold the U.S. Senate in the midterm elections, but he is optimistic about picking up some governor’s offices.
A new bribery scandal out of Virginia strips the D.C. insider-turned-governor of his one saving grace
A recording has surfaced demonstrating that Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s chief of staff, Paul Reagan extended a prospective job offer to a Democrat preparing to quit the General Assembly in June, "saying that the senator’s daughter...Show More Summary
It seems like two steps forward and one step back. That’s about the best I can come up with for Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s new energy plan for Virginia. On the two steps forward side, McAuliffe is pushing for more wind power and...Show More Summary
Despite the obvious need, Virginia still has done very little to address its monumental problems with ethics reform. The latest endeavor was announced yesterday by Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D), but it seems too much like just another panel. Read full article >>
Yesterday, the Virginia legislature passed a budget that once again rejected Governor Terry McAuliffe's call to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, which would have given health insurance to 400,000 Virginians who are currently uninsured. Show More Summary
Gov. Terry McAuliffe After a tumultuous year of fighting over Medicaid expansion, Virginia lawmakers will meet again in special session Thursday to try to resolve the issue. Gov. Terry McAuliffe called the session after concluding that...Show More Summary
Just a few years ago, Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) seemed to be a reasonable advocate of a healthy mix of energy sources. He boosted renewables and opposed offshore oil and gas drilling. He was suspicious of dangerous, dirty coal. Read full article >>
Virginia’s Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe just handed GOP Senate candidate Ed Gillespie a gift. The Post reports: In August, McAuliffe announced a $2.4 billion projected budget shortfall that he largely blamed on cuts in defense spending mandated by sequestration. Virginia is among the first states to attribute the loss of thousands of jobs and billions in revenue […]
An angry Gov. Terry McAuliffe was forced to retreat after losing a fight with the Republican-dominated General Assembly.
It may the most that Terry McAuliffe can do while Republicans continue to block Medicaid expansion. The post Virginia Governor Extends Health Coverage To 25,000 People In The Medicaid Coverage Gap appeared first on ThinkProgress.