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McAuliffe: Agriculture, forestry economic impact has increased by $21 billion

A new comprehensive study shows Virginia’s agriculture and forestry industries contribute $91 billion annually to the commonwealth’s economy.


Virginia unemployment rate drops to 3.7 percent

Virginia’s unemployment rate was down in June to 3.7 percent after holding steady at 3.8 percent the previous three months.

Nomadic Display to expand headquarters in Fairfax County

Nomadic Display will create 30 new jobs and invested $940,000 in connection with its expansion and headquarters relocation in Fairfax County.

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Gubernatorial candidate forum set for July 28 in Roanoke

The Virginia Farm Bureau Federation Young Farmers will host an Agriculture and Forestry Gubernatorial Candidates’ Forum on July 28 in Roanoke.

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Northam campaign announces joint appearance, debate schedule

The Northam for Governor campaign announced its complete schedule of debates and joint appearances.

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McAuliffe invites Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to visit Remote Area Medical Clinic in Wise

Governor Terry McAuliffe invited Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to join him at the Remote Area Medical clinic in Wise.

McAuliffe announces second phase of Virginia Business Ready Sites Program award recipients

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced Phase II of the Virginia Business Ready Sites Program (VBRSP) development grants.


McAuliffe opens new state veterans office in Manassas

Gov. Terry McAuliffe cut the ribbon for the official grand opening of the new Virginia Department of Veterans Services office in Manassas.


Agriculture, forestry industries have $91 billion economic impact in Virginia

A new study shows Virginia’s agriculture and forestry industries contribute $91 billion annually to the Commonwealth’s economy.


Statement from bipartisan governors on U.S. Senate healthcare bill

Governor McAuliffe joined with a bipartisan group of governors in a statement in response to recent developments with the Senate healthcare bill.

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Northam announces rural economic policy plan

Democratic Party gubernatorial nominee Ralph Northam unveiled his new rural economic policy plan today.

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Northam calls for bipartisan joint healthcare subcommittee to address costs, access

Dr. Ralph Northam today called for a Bipartisan Joint Health Care Subcommittee in Virginia to address the rising costs of healthcare.

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Northam raises nearly $2 million in second quarter

The Ralph Northam for Governor campaign announced it raised nearly $2 million for the last reporting period ending June 30.


Virginia, Mexico City sign agreement to foster economic development

Virginia has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Mexico City to formalize a relationship aimed at expanding business opportunities.


Virginia doing more business with small business

Government entities have spent over $500 million with Virginia small business under policies Gov. Terry McAuliffe created.

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Interstate 81 lane closures in Augusta County July 16-31

Overnight lane closures are scheduled for July 16 to July 31 for milling and paving on southbound Interstate 81 in Augusta County.

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States pledge to meet the cyber threat

Gov. Terry McAuliffe kicked off the 2017 NGA Summer Meeting with a discussion on how states continue to develop strategies to thwart cyber threats.


NOAA grant to help Virginia reduce impacts of storm flooding

A NOAA grant will work to reduce the impacts of storm flooding through natural and nature-based infrastructure in the Commonwealth.

It’s a great year for Virginia peaches

To see the phrase “everything is just peachy” in action, take a good look around Virginia this summer.


Virginia partners with SANS Institute to offer cyber challenge for students

Governor McAuliffe today announced a new cyber security training partnership between the Commonwealth and the SANS Institute.


Virginia to receive $3.8 million to prep communities for terrorist attacks

Virginia will receive federal funds for the Program to Prepare Communities for Complex Coordinated Terrorist Attacks Grant Program.

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McAuliffe receives Rainbow PUSH Coalition Trailblazer Award

The Rainbow PUSH Coalition and Citizen Education Fund has honored Governor Terry McAuliffe with a Trailblazer Award.


Five Tazewell County companies increase international sales by $2 million

Five Tazewell County companies have graduated from the Go Global with Coal & Energy Technology (GGCET) program.

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Overnight lane closures on Interstate 81 in Frederick County

Pavement work will require closures along Interstate 81 in Frederick County during the early morning hours of Friday and Saturday.

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Virginia Professional Fire Fighters endorse Ralph Northam for governor

The Virginia Professional Fire Fighters announce Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam as their choice to be the 73rd governor of Virginia.