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Va Medicaid expansion holds final meeting of year

A Virginia legislative commission still appears a long way from deciding whether to recommend Medicaid expansion.

Tuesday - 12/17/2013, 05:58pm EST

Tags: Medicaid expansion, Virginia General Assembly

House, Senate still at odds on Medicaid expansion

Members of a joint legislative commission looking at possible Medicaid expansion in Virginia are at "a bit of an impasse" over whether to recommend an expansion.

Wednesday - 12/04/2013, 08:25pm EST

Tags: Virginia General Assembly, Affordable Care Act, Medicaid expansion

Va. mental health admission law out of step with other states

The stabbing of Sen. Creigh Deeds and the death of his son Gus has shone a spotlight on the weaknesses in Virginia's mental health system, including that involuntary mental health evaluations can only last for less than a work day.

Thursday - 11/21/2013, 05:24am EST

Tags: Creigh Deeds, mental health, Dick Black, dick uliano, Virginia Tech massacre, Virginia General Assembly

Va. General Assembly could decide AG race

The attorney general's race in Virginia is not officially over and most likely it'll be headed for a recount. But regardless of the recount results, the race could end up being decided by the state's General Assembly.

Saturday - 11/16/2013, 08:19am EST

Tags: Virginia attorney general, Virginia General Assembly, Larry Sabato, Mark Herring, Mark Obenshain, kathy stewart

Taxpayer groups call for sales tax roll back

A coalition of taxpayer groups is calling on the Virginia General Assembly to repeal an increase in the state's retail sax tax, which was passed in conjunction with a decrease in the gas tax, to fuel $4 billion worth of transportation improvements.

Wednesday - 09/04/2013, 04:20pm EDT

Tags: transportation reform, Virginia General Assembly, Tim Hugo, Bob Marshall, Bill Howell, sales tax, National Taxpayers Union, Americans for Tax Reform, Fairfax County Taxpayers Alliance, Hank Silverberg

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