General Assembly 2019

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Just a few hundred yards from the traffic in Salem, Governor Ralph Northam made a new pitch to improve Interstate 81.

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Virginia’s Governor signed legislation Wednesday to improve the state’s foster care system.  The measures increase health and safety standards, plus make it easier for children to be placed with a family member.

More than 620,000 Virginians have lost their driver’s license, because they couldn’t afford to pay court fines or fees that had nothing to do with driving. Today, Governor Northam announced a plan to restore driving privileges.

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Immigration is once again in the spotlight here in Virginia, where the issue has become a dividing line between the parties.

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School counselors are about to get a little more money. But, it’s still nowhere close to the required ratio.