General Assembly

Lawmakers are returning to Richmond to figure out how to spend more than four billion dollars of federal stimulus money.

The declining birth rate is having an influence over planning in school divisions across Virginia. It's a discussion that's playing out while lawmakers are trying to figure out what to do with stimulus money.

Employers in Virginia now have new requirements for paying overtime. And, lawmakers are already considering ways to improve the new law.

Lawmakers are about to return to Richmond to figure out how to spend billions of dollars in stimulus cash from the federal government.

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The prohibition against marijuana is drawing to a close. As of Thursday, pot will be legal in Virginia.