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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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Governor McAuliffe announces 2 percent salary increase for state employees, teachers

Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s budget includes 2 percent pay increases for state employees, college faculty, teachers, sheriff’s deputies and other public workers.


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McAuliffe announces $2.43 billion bond package to fund research, economic development

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that the Fiscal Year 2017-2018 budget he will introduce on December 17 will include a $2.43 billion bond package.


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Governor McAuliffe announces key tax cut, tax credit proposals

Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced key tax cut and credit proposals designed to bolster Virginia’s business climate and generate incentives for economic growth.


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Governor McAuliffe announces 101 new jobs in Henry County

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced this week that Monogram Food Solutions, LLC, a Memphis-based manufacturer of value-added processed meats, will invest $7.244 million to establish a warehousing and logistics operation in Henry County.


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Governor McAuliffe announces initiative to protect against cybersecurity threats

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced Friday that the Commonwealth of Virginia is establishing a public-private working group to explore the technology needed to safeguard Virginia’s citizens and public safety agencies from cybersecurity attacks targeting automobiles.


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Governor McAuliffe announces process for replacement of Virginia Supreme Court justice

Governor McAuliffe announced on Wednesday the Commonwealth is now taking applications for candidates interested in seeking the seat being vacated by Virginia Supreme Court Justice LeRoy F. Millette, Jr.


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Gov. Terry McAuliffe tells VCU graduates to ‘follow your passion’

During May commencement ceremonies today, Gov. Terry McAuliffe told Virginia Commonwealth University’s newest graduates to follow their passion.


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Governor McAuliffe signs executive directive to protect against cyber threats

Governor Terry McAuliffe today signed Executive Directive 5 to strengthen security measures overseeing personal data involved in transactions between citizens and state government agencies and institutions.


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McAuliffe administration releases report from Virginia Railroad Safety and Security Task Force

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced on Friday the release of the Virginia Railroad Safety and Security Task Force’s Initial Report and Recommendations.


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Governor McAuliffe announces actions on legislation following 2015 Reconvened Session

Today Governor Terry McAuliffe announced the actions he has taken on legislative items sent to his desk following the Virginia General Assembly’s consideration of his amendments during the 2015 Reconvened Session.


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Governor McAuliffe hosts forum on biosciences, big data and analytics

Governor Terry McAuliffe today kicked off the Governor’s Forum on Bio and Big Data/Analytics, calling for business, academic and regional partnerships that will position the Commonwealth as a global leader in the high-growth bioscience sector.


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McAuliffe administration plans to identify, conserve, protect 1,000 Virginia Treasures by end of term

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced the launch of Virginia Treasures, the Commonwealth’s new strategy for conserving land and expanding access to public outdoor recreation.


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Governor McAuliffe announces 2015 Governor’s Challenge champions in economics, personal finance

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced on Monday the winners of the 2015 Governor’s Challenge in Economics and Personal Finance.


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Governor McAuliffe announces state action to protect against cybersecurity threats

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that the Commonwealth of Virginia is establishing the nation’s first state-level Information Sharing and Analysis Organization (ISAO).


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Governor McAuliffe statement on General Assembly acceptance of $100 annual gift cap

Governor Terry McAuliffe released the following statement after the General Assembly agreed to his amendment strengthening ethics reform legislation by adding a $100 annual aggregate cap on gifts: