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Va. governor names 2 short-term Cabinet officers

Gov. Bob McDonnell has appointed two new Cabinet officials to serve the last couple of months of his term.

Saturday - 10/12/2013, 10:17am EDT

Tags: Bob McDonnell, Cabinet

Va. governor: I-95 project hits halfway mark

Gov. Bob McDonnell says construction of the Interstate 95 Express Lanes Project in northern Virginia is halfway complete.

Friday - 10/11/2013, 06:54pm EDT

Tags: 95 Express Lanes Project, Bob McDonnell

Va. weathering shutdown storm so far

While the partial federal shutdown is hitting home for federal workers and contractors, Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says the ramifications on the commonwealth have not been as significant as he expected.

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 08:35pm EDT

Tags: Bob McDonnell, defense contractor, shutdown, Max Smith

International tourist spending in Va breaks record

Spending by tourists from other countries in Virginia broke a record in 2012.

Tuesday - 10/01/2013, 12:57pm EDT

Tags: Bob McDonnell, tourism

Va., dependent on US funding, girds for shutdown

Conceding a federal shutdown as a done deed, a dismayed Gov. Bob McDonnell is bracing a state heavily dependent on Washington spending against fiscal mayhem.

Monday - 09/30/2013, 09:01pm EDT

Tags: government shutdown, Bob McDonnell, Virginia


MD, VA, NJ support applications to test drones

The governors of Maryland, Virginia and New Jersey have thrown their support behind three universities' applications to collaborate on a test site for drones.

Friday - 09/27/2013, 03:54pm EDT

Tags: Unmanned Aircraft System, FAA, drones, Bob McDonnell

Va. gov. says U.Va. unlikely to privatize

A suggestion to make the University of Virginia, one of the country's prestigious public universities, into a private school was a shock to many alumni, students and taxpayers. But Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says it's not likely to happen.

Wednesday - 09/25/2013, 07:16am EDT

Tags: university of virginia, public universities, tuition, Bob McDonnell, Hank Silverberg, UVa.

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