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  1. The Virginia Way, Part 8: Disclosure rules are lax, and reports are hard to findRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... legislators file and nobody checks the reports for accuracy - unless, as happened in the case of former Gov. Bob McDonnell, there is a tip that something is awry. Richmond Commonwealth's Attorney Michael Herring ended his investigation into whether ...


  2. Western Bypass right-of-way in process of being soldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    ... because local officials opposed the project and blocked construction funding. The administration of Gov. Bob McDonnell convinced a majority of the Albemarle Board of Supervisors to support the bypass in June 2011 and the project was quickly ...


  3. Former Virginia GOP official arrested for impersonating a cop and 'searching' a coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Raw Story

    ... pictures of himself online with Republican figures like 2012 presidential nominee Mitt Romney and former Gov. Bob McDonnell (R). Adams also entered an "Alford plea" last year after being accused in court of embezzling $1,100 from a security company ...


  4. Virginia Politics: Ethics issues likely to be General Assembly focusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The elephant in the room when legislators gather these days is what to do to reform Virginia's lax ethics rule It wasn't on the agenda, but ethics reform was on many legislators' minds when the Senate Finance Committee gathered for its annual two-day retreat this week. The conviction of former Gov. Bob McDonnell on federal corruption charges and voters' growing concerns about the influence of gifts, campaign donations and legislators' outside business interests will focus attention on ethics when the General Assembly convenes in January, senators said.


  5. Former Virginia Governor's Personal Activities Under Federal InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2013 | Voice of America

    The outgoing governor of the mid-Atlantic state of Virginia, Republican Robert McDonnell, is widely reported to be under federal investigation for allegedly accepting gifts and gratuities. The governor has defended his actions as not violating his own sate's ethic laws.


  6. The Virginia Way, Part 6: Giving gifts, and gaining influence?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... disclose all gifts of more than $50. This year, in the wake of the scandal over gifts and loans to former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his family, the General Assembly revised the law to say legislators could not accept any single gift of more than $250 ...


  7. Virginia farm products part of nation's record-setting ag exportsRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Virginia Farm Bureau

    ... and consumption of U.S. agricultur... Virginia will open agricultural trade office in Europe RICHMOND - Gov. Bob McDonnell announced June 20 that Virginia will open a new trade office in Europe to focus on increasing agricultural and fores... USDA ...


  8. Gray Says He Wasn't Involved in Rejected Plea DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | City Paper

    ... charging him until he leaves office, a deal that would echo the prosecution of Rolex-loving Virginia governor Bob McDonnell (and look where it got him !). "I've left all of this to Bob Bennett," Gray said. "He's obviously one of the finest attorneys ...


  9. Henrico woman arrested after a I love ISISa Facebook post; family explainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WTVR Richmond

    ... uss safe ways into Syria. The lead prosecutors in this case are Jessica Aber - who most recently worked on the Bob McDonnell corruption trial - and Michael Gill - who prosecuted the Michael Vick case.


  10. HDL confirms layoffs amid lawsuit, federal investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | NBC12

    ... investment in the Virginia BioTechnology Research Park near downtown. Mayor Dwight Jones and then-governor Bob McDonnell trumpeted the move as a project which would bring more than 200 new jobs to the city. The company's work helps physicians work ...


  11. Left hypocritically accuses GOP of wanting to 'rig' the electoral collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 |

    ... The six states are Michigan, Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Wisconsin. Unless they passed it while Bob McDonnell was governor, it won't otherwise happen in Virginia since Democrat Terry McAuliffe occupies the governor's mansion in ...


  12. Stephanie Harris on Sessoms conflict of interest allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... it's something state lawmakers tackled last session, after the public corruption scandal of former Governor Bob McDonnell. They passed a new bill that created an ethics council. That council is not up and running yet, but it will be available to ...


  13. McAuliffe group: Tighten on travel, give ethics rules teethRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... proved more difficult on other points Monday, during the commission's first meeting. ( Travis Fain ) Gov. Bob McDonnell's conviction for accepting gifts and loans from a Virginia businessman, which apparently violated federal law without violating ...


  14. Virginia Ethics Commission Votes on Reform IdeasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | NBC29

    After a dark and scandalous chapter, members believe we are heading in a better direction. Governor Terry McAuliffe appointed the bipartisan panel following the conviction of his predecessor, former Governor Bob McDonnell, on corruption charges.


  15. Susan Stimpson weighs run for Speaker Bill Howell's seat Former...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 |

    ... During that campaign, Stimpson criticized Howell's handling of Medicaid expansion and support for then-Gov. Bob McDonnell's transportation bill, which was seen by many conservatives as a tax hike. She also has criticized Howell for a battle over the ...


  16. State lawmakers approve health care law changeRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 13 | Loudoun Times

    ... move was made to avoid potential repeal of a landmark 2013 transportation funding law passed under former Gov. Bob McDonnell, which increased taxes in order to pay for new infrastructure. Instead, lawmakers voted to have current Gov. Terry McAuliffe ...


  17. Former Governor still making appearances while his attorneys fight for new trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    It seems Bob McDonnell's criminal convictions haven't stopped him from doing what former Governors do - make public appearances. A veteran himself, McDonnell spent this holiday honoring others who served.


  18. Former Gov. McDonnell Makes Public AppearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | WCAV

    Former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell made his first public appearance on Tuesday, a little over two months after his federal corruption conviction.


  19. Ex-Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell makes first appearance since convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Ex-Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell makes first appearance since conviction RICHMOND, Va. -- Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell made his first public appearance Tuesday since his conviction on federal corruption Check out this story on RICHMOND, Va.


  20. Bob McDonnell appears in public to greet veterans at Virginia War MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | WTVR Richmond

    For the first time since his conviction on federal corruption charges, former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell attended a public event where a significant media presence was expected. McDonnell greeted veterans and their families at the annual Veterans Day ceremony at the Virginia War Memorial in Richmond.