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The AFP on WREL: The Virginia news beat

AFP editor Chris Graham joins WREL’s “Online with Jim Bresnahan” to talk Virginia news and politics.

The segment begins with a discussion of the latest on Bob McDonnell’s $4 billion transportation plan. Some Democrats are raising issue with what they’re calling the “borrow and spend” provisions, but Chris thinks in the end most Democrats will want to go along with the effort in the interest of seeing some progress on what has been a key issue for Democrats for several years.

A quick review of other goings-on in Richmond wraps us up.