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  1. It's not the pay or the perksRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... who has twice led the thankless task of negotiating reform of state ethics laws in the wake of former Gov. Bob McDonnell's conviction in a gift scandal, pointed out Ramadan's public service came at a huge personal expense. Indeed, Ramadan likely ...

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  2. A Tale of Three Governors - Media Bias EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Intellectual Conservative Politics and Philosophy

    All of this despite no evidence ever surfacing showing McDonnell delivered any government goodies in exchange for the personal goodies he received. Of course you've heard of this - the national Media's full-court-press-coverage made sure of it.

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  3. Gilbert pleased with billa s passageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... much to revive trust in a state government jolted by the scandal that led to prison sentences for former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife for accepting illegal gifts. "I carried the bill last year. I carried the bill this year, and I'm just very ...

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  4. Virginia State Capitol building richmond genericRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... Petersen. Legislators were spurred to tighten Virginia's ethics laws by a gifts scandal involving former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. The former first couple were convicted last year on corruption charges for taking more than $165,000 ...

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  5. General Assembly Approves New Ethics RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WRVA-AM Richmond

    ... een working on Virginia's ethics rules for two years in response to a corruption scandal involving former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.

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  6. Lawmakers Approve $100 Gift CapRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... een working on Virginia's ethics rules for two years in response to a corruption scandal involving former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.

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  7. Va. Lawmakers Approve $100 Per Year Gift CapRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Local

    ... een working on Virginia's ethics rules for two years in response to a corruption scandal involving former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.

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  8. Gift rules clear General AssemblyRead the original story

    Friday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... have to look at again next year. Virginia's long-running push into ethics reform, kick started by former Gov. Bob McDonnell 's gifts scandal and ratcheted up again by his conviction on federal corruption charges, pauses now with state and local ...

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  9. Lawmakers Approve $100 Per Year Gift CapRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NBC29

    ... een working on Virginia's ethics rules for two years in response to a corruption scandal involving former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.

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  10. Virginia Preliminary Approves Gift Cap for LobbyistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... een working on Virginia's ethics rules for two years in response to a corruption scandal involving former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.

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  11. Virginia lawmakers approve new gift limit rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... the second year that lawmakers made changes to the law on gifts, following the scandal involving former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen McDonnell. He has been sentenced to two years in prison on public corruption charges and his wife to one ...

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  12. Lawmakers Approve Ethics Reform with Gift CapRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WCAV

    ... working on Virginia's ethics rules for two years in response to a corruption scandal involving former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. The comments sections of Newsplex.com are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate. ...

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  13. Hillary: 'All My Grandparents' Were Immigrants, You Know. Facts: No, They Weren't | Guy BensonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Townhall

    ... of state. That's how the foundation took money from donors she promoted. (Somewhere former Virginia governor Bob McDonnell is wondering why he has been prosecuted for somewhat trivial "official acts" on behalf of a donor.) That's how Clinton set up ...

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  14. Virginia farm numbers down slightly from 2013Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Virginia Farm Bureau

    ... Governor announces $1.2 million in farmland preservation grants for 13 localities RICHMOND - Gov. Bob McDonnell announced on Jan. 17 the distribution of $1.2 million in farmland preservation grants from the Virginia Department o... Farmland ...

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  15. Virginia cancels troubled $1.4B U.S. 460 contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The state is terminating its $1.4 billion contract on the troubled U.S. 460 project and will try to recoup some of the $250 million it has spent on a road that was never built, the transportation secretary said Wednesday. The project itself is not dead the state is pursuing a scaled-back version of the proposed corridor improvements but Wednesday's announcement signaled the most definitive break yet from a deal that was crafted and signed in 2012 under former Gov. Bob McDonnell.

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  16. Virginia lawmakers put off vote limiting lobbyist giftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Fresno Bee

    ... have struggled with how to overhaul the state's ethics laws for two straight years in the wake of former Gov. Bob McDonnell's corruption scandal. The governor and law enforcement groups wanted looser restrictions on police use of drones and license ...

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  17. Ethics reform delays Virginia General Assembly againRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... last year's reform bill, which was long-debated during the 2014 regular session and bubbled out of former Gov. Bob McDonnell's federal corruption charges, which later became corruption convictions. McAuliffe wanted to turn a $100-per-gift cap in ...

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  18. Are GOP victories a repudiation of Obama's policies?Read the original story

    Nov 4, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... to win the state's electoral votes since 1964, Creigh Deeds was soundly thrashed by Republican challenger Bob McDonnell. McDonnell won by 18 percent in a landslide. GOP incumbent Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling was also elected to a second term, and ...

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  19. State kills 460 contract, wants money back from contractorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... 55-mile project to improve the existing Route 460 from Suffolk to Petersburg started under former Gov. Bob McDonnell, was slated to cost nearly $1.4 billion and included tolling along the route. A public-private partnership contract for 460 Mobility ...

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  20. Walker Plan to Tie Tuition Levels to the CPI Could Cause Budgeting IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | US News & World Report

    ... said it would abandon the plan because the model couldn't cover the college's costs. Then-Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell in 2012 and in 2013 also asked state college and university presidents to tie tuition levels to the CPI, in hopes of easing the ...

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