A move by Virginia legislators to limit the police use of data from automated license plate readers, and “any surveillance technology” used by law enforcement, hit a bump Friday afternoon when Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) amended the General Assembly’s bill, provoking an angry response from the bill’s sponsors and setting up a showdown next month in Richmond.Read full article >>
A Department of Homeland Security watchdog report issued Tuesday blasted the agency's No. 2 official for repeatedly intervening on behalf of well-connected participants in an investor-visa program, including Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D-Virginia) and Tony Rodham, a brother of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Show More Summary
RICHMOND — Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced on Friday that he will amend the General Assembly’s ethics bills in a bid to rein in gift-giving in a Capitol long used to unlimited freebies.McAuliffe (D) said he will close several loopholes...Show More Summary
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) on Thursday defended his aggressive actions while pushing for visa approvals on behalf of his electric-car company before he entered office, saying he was merely “raising heck” over delays in processing. Show More Summary
Two of the leading minds tasked with saving Terry McAuliffe’s 2013 Virginia gubernatorial bid from controversy over his shady business dealings will likely serve prominent roles in Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. Robby MookShow More Summary
Virginia’s governor, Terry McAuliffe, has issued an executive order mandating that state alcoholic beverage control enforcement agents be retrained in the wake of the violent arrest of university student Martese Johnson – who is appearing in court on Thursday charged with resisting arrest and...
A new Virginia law may put PETA's high-kill animal shelter out of the euthanasia business. Senate Bill 1381, which was signed by Virginia governor Terry McAuliffe on Wednesday, makes clear that a private animal shelter is "a facility...Show More Summary
RICHMOND — Gov. Terry McAuliffe vetoed six redistricting bills live on his monthly call-in radio show Thursday.The bills would have made changes to the General Assembly district boundaries outside of the constitutionally mandated once-a-decade statewide redistricting process.Read full article >>
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe signed an executive order Wednesday that requires all of the state's Alcoholic Beverage Control agents to undergo training on use-of-force policy and community policing after the bloody arrest of a University of Virginia student sparked protests.
RICHMOND — Gov. Terry McAuliffe told fellow Democrats this week that he intends to veto about 20 bills, including one that would have allowed home-schooled students to play sports on public high school teams, according to two people familiar with his plans.Read full article >>
This story has been updated.Spurred by the violent arrest of a black college student by white Alcoholic Beverage Control police officers, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) signed an executive order Wednesday that aims to reform the state agency’s law enforcement arm.Read full article >>
Not long before he became governor of Virginia, Terry McAuliffe (D) “received special treatment on behalf of his electric-car company from a top official at the Department of Homeland Security,” the Washington Post reports. “McAuliffe was among several politically powerful [...]
The No. 2 official at the Homeland Security Department intervened several times in projects with connections to insiders, including Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe and a brother of Hillary Rodham Clinton, according to a report issued by the department's watchdog Tuesday.
As corrupt as the night is dark. Alejandro Mayorkas, the former director of U.S. Customs and Immigration Services, favored projects championed by Nevada U.S. Sen. Harry Reid, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, and Hillary Clinton?s brother Tony Rodham, according to an...
At a news conference March 24, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced the preservation of 65 acres of the Williamsburg battlefield. The property, northeast of Interstate 64, has been donated to the Civil War Trust by the Anheuser-Busch Foundation and was once part of the now-closed Busch Gardens theme park.Read full article >>
Sen. Ted Cruz's (R-Texas) big presidential campaign announcement on Monday had an unintended effect on Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe'(D). McAuliffe had also been scheduled to speak at Liberty University on Monday, but the Christian school decided to let Cruz speak at the same time. Show More Summary
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe on Wednesday called for an investigation into the arrest of a black college student that left him bleeding from the head and sparked campus protests. Photographs circulated on social media showed Martese Johnson, 20, vice chairman of the University of...
The bloody arrest of Martese Johnson, a third-year honor student at the University of Virginia, has sparked collective outrage, and has the governor of Virginia, Terry McAuliffe, requesting an investigation into the early morning incident. Show More Summary
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is calling for an investigation into the arrest of a college student who was shown in a photo with a bloody face as he was held down by an officer.
(Note: Strong language in seventh paragraph) By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va. (Reuters) - Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe called Wednesday for an investigation into the arrest of a black college student that left him bleeding from the head. Show More Summary