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McAuliffe announces Commonwealth’s response to closure of ITT Technical Institute

Governor Terry McAuliffe today launched a new online portal offering students impacted by the recent closure of ITT Technical Institution key information.


McAuliffe signs Filler-Corn’s high school curriculum bill into law

Governor Terry McAuliffe signed Del. Eileen Filler-Corn’s (D-Springfield) bill, HB 659, in the State Capitol in Richmond.

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Governor McAuliffe presented 2016 BIO Governor of the Year Award

Governor Terry McAuliffe was presented with the 2016 Governor of the Year award from the Biotechnology Innovation Organization.


McAuliffe administration announces $74 million in grants for criminal justice programs

The Criminal Justice Services Board has approved more than $74M to support agencies and programs supporting the criminal justice system in Virginia.

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McAuliffe vetoes legislation increasing Virginia’s exposure to nuisance suits

Gov. McAuliffe vetoed a bill that would have required an award of attorneys’ fees and other costs when a plaintiff wins or settles an inverse condemnation suit.

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Analysis: Virginians whose voting rights restored nonviolent

Governor McAuliffe released a statistical analysis of the population of former Virginia felons whose rights the governor restored.


McAuliffe announces state partnership for Teacher Appreciation Week

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced Monday a state partnership aimed at recognizing the Commonwealth’s dedicated teachers.

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McAuliffe to lead marketing mission to Europe

Governor Terry McAuliffe and officials from his administration departed on Saturday for a trade and marketing mission to Europe.

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McAuliffe announces recipients of 2016 Governor’s Volunteerism and Community Service Awards

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced recipients of the 2016 Governor’s Volunteerism and Community Service Awards Monday.

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McAuliffe, legislators, PACs all riding the funny money train

Remember how Gov. Terry McAuliffe was going to make ethics reform a hallmark of his administration? Yeah, so much talk.


Equality Virginia praises veto of religious discrimination bill

Gov. McAuliffe vetoed a bill that would have provided exemptions to those “operating in connection with a religious organization” that would discriminate against LGBTs.


Governor McAuliffe announces February revenues

Governor McAuliffe announced today that general fund revenue collections for February decreased 1.3 percent compared to February last year.


McAuliffe vetoes bill barring magistrates from issuing warrants against law enforcement

Today Governor McAuliffe vetoed a bill that would prohibit magistrates from issuing misdemeanor arrest warrants against law enforcement officers.


McAuliffe vetoes bill placing artificial restrictions on future wage growth

Gov. McAuliffe vetoed a bill that would prohibit a state agency from requiring bidders from performing services at rates based on prevailing wages.

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McAuliffe letter on the General Assembly budget proposals

Governor Terry McAuliffe has presented a letter to General Assembly money committee chairmen and the budget conferees.

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Governor McAuliffe signs historic bipartisan public safety legislation

Governor Terry McAuliffe on Friday finalized a historic bipartisan agreement to make Virginia safer by signing three key pieces of legislation into law.


McAuliffe announces $71,000 in Building Entrepreneurial Economies funding

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced $71,000 in Building Entrepreneurial Economies (BEE) awards for five projects in the Commonwealth.

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Gov. McAuliffe comments on passage of public safety legislation

Governor Terry McAuliffe issued a statement on the passage of public safety legislation by both chambers of the General Assembly.

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McAuliffe comments on state budget proposals

Governor Terry McAuliffe today issued a statement on the biennial budget proposals announced by both chambers of the General Assembly.

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McAuliffe seems to welcome criticism from Everytown on gun bill

Gov. Terry McAuliffe has reversed course on gun control and is taking the incremental approach. A one-time ally is calling foul.

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House, Senate Democrats respond to McAuliffe State of the Commonwealth address

House and Senate Democratic leaders offered praise for the second State of the Commonwealth address from Gov. Terry McAuliffe.

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Governor McAuliffe to lead historic marketing mission to Cuba

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that he will lead a historic marketing and collaboration mission mission to Cuba from Jan. 3-6.

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Governor McAuliffe receives final report from Integrity Commission

Governor McAuliffe received final policy recommendations from the Commission on Integrity and Public Confidence in State Government.


Governor McAuliffe statement on settlement regarding voter waiting lines

Governor Terry McAuliffe released the following statement after parties reached a settlement in the case of Lee v. Virginia State Board of Elections.


McAuliffe announces higher education and workforce budget

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today a series of budgetary proposals aimed at laying a foundation for a new Virginia economy by investing in higher education and strengthening workforce development.