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McAuliffe honored by LGBTQ community at PrideFest

Gov. Terry McAuliffe was honored this weekend at PrideFest for his record of standing in strong support of the LGBTQ community.


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McAuliffe operates unmanned systems in air, land, sea

Governor Terry McAuliffe on Friday operated unmanned systems in three domains – air, land, and sea – during a technology demonstration.


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McAuliffe authorizes National Guard to deploy significant force to U.S. Virgin Islands

Governor McAuliffe has authorized the Virginia National Guard to send 120 soldiers to the U.S. Virgin Islands to respond to recent hurricanes. 


McAuliffe, partners launch new transit services on I-66

Governor Terry McAuliffe joined VDOT and other partners to celebrate the launch of the first group of multimodal improvement projects under a new I-66 Commuter Choice program.


McAuliffe announces $967,000 in matching grants for 50 local tourism programs

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced more than $967,000 in matching grant funds to be awarded to 50 local tourism initiatives.


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McAuliffe on proposed Cassidy-Graham healthcare bill

Governor Terry McAuliffe comments today in response to the health care legislation introduced by Senators Cassidy and Graham.


McAuliffe announces 215,100 net new jobs in Virginia

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced last week that 215,100 net new jobs have been created in the Commonwealth since January 2014. 


McAuliffe announces $175,000 grant to La Cocina VA for small business development

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced a $175,000 grant to La Cocina VA, a nonprofit workforce development organization in Arlington County.


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McAuliffe participates in Virginia Community College System Cyber Security Advisory Board

Governor McAuliffe attended the inaugural meeting of the Virginia Community College System’s Cyber Security Advisory Board.


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McAuliffe announces $8.8 million in Community Development Block Grants

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced more than $8.8 million in Community Development Block Grant funding for 15 projects in Virginia. 


McAuliffe statement on planned protest in Richmond tomorrow

Governor Terry McAuliffe released the following statement today regarding the planned protest tomorrow in Richmond.


McAuliffe on Anthem decision to remain in Virginia marketplace

Governor Terry McAuliffe comments following health insurer Anthem’s decision to continue to offer plans to Virginians through the Affordable Care Act.


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McAuliffe on increase in number of fully accredited schools

Governor Terry McAuliffe comments on the announcement that 1,573 of Virginia’s 1,823 schools are fully accredited – a record high for his administration.


McAuliffe announces $2.35 million in urgent need funding from CDBG Program

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced $2,352,994 in Urgent Need funding to assist the Counties of Lee, Sussex, and Wise and the Towns of Wakefield and Waverly.


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McAuliffe announces $245,600 Local Innovation Grant for South Hill

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced $245,600 in CDBG Local Innovation funding to the Town of South Hill for the Southern Virginia Food Hub.


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McAuliffe congratulates George Mason for #8 rank on top cyber security schools list

Governor Terry McAuliffe congratulates George Mason University on ranking eighth on CyberDegrees.org’s Top 20 Cyber Security Schools list.


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McAuliffe unveils new precision machining lab at George Washington High School

Governor Terry McAuliffe joined in a ribbon-cutting ceremony this week for Danville Public Schools’ new precision machining program at George Washington High School.


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McAuliffe declares state of emergency ahead of Irma

Governor McAuliffe declared a state of emergency in anticipation of the potential impact from Hurricane Irma.


Governors urge Congress to take immediate action to protect DREAMers

Eleven governors from across the nation sent a letter today to leaders in Congress urging them to take immediate action to protect DREAMers.


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McAuliffe announces Governor’s Technology Award winners

The annual Governor’s Technology Awards were presented on behalf of Governor Terry McAuliffe at a special ceremony.


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McAuliffe directs DMV to extend validity of expiring licenses

Governor McAuliffe today issued Executive Order 71 extending the validity period of expiring Virginia driver’s licenses.


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McAuliffe urges Trump to put families ahead of politics on healthcare

Governor Terry McAuliffe comments after Optima Health announced it will be pulling back from some insurance markets across the Commonwealth.


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McAuliffe statement on President Trump’s DACA announcement

Governor McAuliffe comments after the Trump administration announced it will rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.


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McAuliffe declares state of emergency to aid states impacted by Harvey

Gov. Terry McAuliffe issued an executive order declaring a state of emergency that will allow Virginia to expedite aid to the impacted Gulf Coast areas.


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McAuliffe leads Virginia’s 16th annual Checkpoint Strikeforce campaign

Governor McAuliffe joined other top state officials to outline plans to keep the commonwealth’s roadways safe this weekend and beyond.


McAuliffe deploys emergency response resources to Texas

Gov. McAuliffe ordered emergency response resources to Texas to assist all those impacted by the storm damage and unprecedented flooding.


McAuliffe announces $196,000 in Building Collaborative Communities funding

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced $196,000 in funding for five collaborative efforts in Virginia through the Building Collaborative Communities program.


McAuliffe announces $233,995 in Building Entrepreneurial Economies grants

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced $233,995 in Building Entrepreneurial Economies grant awards for seven projects across Virginia.


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McAuliffe announces statewide partnership with Hope Street Group

Governor McAuliffe announced a new statewide partnership between the Virginia Department of Education and Hope Street Group.


McAuliffe launches Task Force on Public Safety Preparedness and Response to Civil Unrest

Governor Terry McAuliffe signed Executive Order Number 68, creating the Task Force on Public Safety Preparedness and Response to Civil Unrest.


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McAuliffe creates Commonwealth Commission on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Governor Terry McAuliffe today signed Executive Order Number 69, creating the Commonwealth Commission on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.


McAuliffe announces major solar projects at Virginia private colleges

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced the signing of multiple large-scale solar energy contracts by Council of Independent Colleges in Virginia.


McAuliffe: 209,800 new jobs created during term as governor

A report released on Friday has 209,800 new jobs created in the Commonwealth since January 2014 when Terry McAuliffe was sworn in as governor.


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McAuliffe signs executive order halting demonstrations at Lee statue

Governor Terry McAuliffe today issued an executive order temporarily prohibiting demonstrations at the Lee Monument in Richmond.


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McAuliffe asks legislators for input, cooperation on Medicaid expansion

Governor McAuliffe sent a letter to General Assembly leaders asking for engagement in drafting a mutually agreeable proposal for Medicaid expansion.


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McAuliffe statement on offshore drilling

Governor McAuliffe released the following statement on the letter he submitted on the National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program.


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McAuliffe: ‘Path forward is clear’ on Confederate monument removal

Governor McAuliffe released the following statement on the future of Confederate monuments in Virginia.


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McAuliffe: ‘This was not both sides’

Governor McAuliffe released the following statement after President Trump’s press conference this afternoon.


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McAuliffe on next steps after #Charlottesville

Governor Terry McAuliffe comments on the next steps he and his administration will take following the events this past weekend in Charlottesville.


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McAuliffe on Charlottesville rally: ‘Stay away’

Governor McAuliffe released the following statement on the planned rally in Charlottesville on Saturday, August 12th.


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McAuliffe opens new state veterans office in Loudoun

Governor Terry McAuliffe cut the ribbon today to officially open the new Virginia Department of Veterans Services (VDVS) Loudoun office in Ashburn.


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McAuliffe signs executive directive launching Smart Cities workgroup

Governor Terry McAuliffe signed Executive Directive Number 13 directing the Secretary of Technology to establish a Smart Cities workgroup.


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McAuliffe announces task force on millennial civic engagement

Governor Terry McAuliffe held the inaugural meeting of the Governor’s Millennial Civic Engagement Task Force on Friday.