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Is McAuliffe crying wolf on the economy?

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 >>

Flying Dog Set to Make Farm Brewery Destination in Lucketts, VA

Frederick, MD – Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe was on hand at Shadow Farm, a 53-acre farm in Lucketts, Va., last month for a histori…

Flying Dog Announces Plans for Farmworks Brewery, a Unique Farm Brewery Destination in Virginia

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

McAuliffe’s ‘don’t rock the boat’ strategy

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 >>

Dem lawmaker is allowed to legislate while in jail for his relationship with a minor [Video]

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

Terry McAuliffe Targets Gun Shows, CCWs, Proposes One-Handgun-a-Month Purchase Limit

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

Gun Control Comes To Virginia

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 […]

Reproductive rights advocates finding new success in fighting restrictive abortion laws

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

Virginia Health Department Allows Abortion Clinics to Put Women’s Lives at Risk

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 […]

How Terry McAuliffe becomes a great governor

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 >>

Will Virginia Let Gov. Terry McAuliffe Protect Abortion Clinics From Inspections?

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 Gov. McAuliffe pushes for review on campus sexual assault policies after ‘Rolling Stone’ report

4 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

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...

US Forest Service Green Lights Fracking in East Coast’s Largest National Forest

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 Goes For LGBT Tourists

last monthLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

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

Virginia governor accepts transfer of battlefield parcels

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 >>

A. Barton Hinkle: Why Politics As Usual Means Giving Other People’s Money to Special Interests

2 months agoNews : Reason

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

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe Extends Adoption Rights to Married Gay Couples

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

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...

Same-Sex Spouses In Virginia Can Now Legally Adopt

At the direction of Governor Terry McAuliffe, a bulletin from the Virginia Department of Social Services says same-sex spouses can legally adopt. [ more › ]

Five Days In, Virginia’s Governor Will Preside at Gay Wedding

Just four days after the same-sex marriage era began in Virginia, Gov. Terry McAuliffe is to officiate at his first same-sex wedding.

VA Gov. Terry McAuliffe Secures Equal Benefits for Married Same Sex Couples

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

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...

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