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  1. How much will former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell lose in pension payments?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Former Virginia governor Robert F. McDonnell will likely lose about $3,700 a month in pension payments as a result of his conviction last year on corruption charges, according to the formula the state uses to calculate benefits. Gov. Terry McAuliffe last week started the process of stripping his predecessor of his pension, after Attorney General Mark R. Herring released a legal opinion saying McDonnell was no longer entitled to the payments.

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  2. Meet Rick Perry's Sugar Daddy Hunting BuddiesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... a reoccurring cloud over the heads of governors, particularly since the conviction of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) last January. McDonnell and his wife were sentenced to a combined three years in prison on account of accepting $165,000 in ...

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  3. Bob McDonnell to lose pension based on a law he signedRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Loudoun Times

    Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's pension benefits can be taken away based on a law he signed while governor, according to a legal opinion issued Friday by Attorney General Mark Herring.

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  4. Are We There Yet?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    ... closed 19 of 42 rest areas in 2009, resulting in a public outcry; they were reopened the following year after Bob McDonnell made it a top promise during his successful campaign for the governorship. To help with funding, some states like Iowa are ...

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  5. AG: Former Gov. McDonnell could lose pensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WRIC-TV Richmond

    A legal opinion by Attorney General Mark Herring says former Gov. Bob McDonnell's pension benefits can be taken away based on a law he signed while governor. Herring said in an opinion Friday that current Gov. Terry McAuliffe can begin proceedings to cancel former McDonnell's pension benefits and not wait until the appeals process plays out.

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  6. McDonnell Governor New Smiley 091412Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Virginia's Attorney General has issued a legal opinion that days Republican Former Governor Bob McDonnell's pension can be taken away. Mark Herring says the legal opinion he released Friday was requested by his fellow Democrat, current Governor Terry McAuliffe.

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  7. Karma is a Bitch: Virginia EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Kos

    Just heard this on NPR. Convicted felon, ex-Governor of Virginia Bob McDonnell can have his pension benefits revoked because he is a convicted felon.

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  8. Herring Says McDonnell Can Lose Pension BenefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WCAV

    A legal opinion by the attorney general of Virginia says former Gov. Bob McDonnell's pension benefits can be taken away based on a law he signed while governor. Attorney General Mark Herring said in an opinion Friday that current Gov. Terry McAuliffe can begin proceedings to cancel McDonnell's pension benefits and not wait until the appeals process plays out.

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  9. AG Opinion Paves way for Governor revoke McDonnell's PensionRead the original story

    Friday | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A legal opinion by Attorney General Mark Herring says former Gov. Bob McDonnell's pension benefits can be taken away based on a law he signed while governor. Herring said in an opinion Friday that current Gov. Terry McAuliffe can begin proceedings to cancel former McDonnell's pension benefits and not wait until the appeals process plays out.

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  10. AG opinion paves way for governor revoke McDonnells pensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Big News Network.com

    ... of Big News Network. RICHMOND, Va. - (AP) - A legal opinion by Attorney General Mark Herring says former Gov. Bob McDonnell's pension benefits can be taken away based on a law he signed while governor....

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  11. McDonnell To Lose PensionRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | WRVA-AM Richmond

    Richmond, VA _ A legal opinion by Attorney General Mark Herring says former Gov. Bob McDonnell's pension benefits can be taken away based on a law he signed while governor. Herring said in an opinion Friday that current Gov. Terry McAuliffe can begin proceedings to cancel former McDonnell's pension benefits and not wait until the appeals process plays out.

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  12. Former governor to lose pension based on a law he signedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Seattle Times

    Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's pension benefits can be taken away based on a law he signed while governor, according to a legal opinion issued Friday by Attorney General Mark Herring. A jury in September found McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, guilty of doing favors for former Star Scientific CEO Jonnie Williams in exchange for more than $165,000 in gifts and loans.

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  13. Attorney general opinion paves way for revoking McDonnell's pensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Former Gov. Bob McDonnell's pension benefits can be taken away based on a law he signed while governor, according to a legal opinion issued Friday by Attorney General Mark Herring. A jury in September found McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, guilty of doing favors for former Star Scientific CEO Jonnie Williams in exchange for more than $165,000 in gifts and loans.

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  14. AG opinion: McDonnell to lose state pensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Former Gov. Bob McDonnell must lose his state pension under legislation that he himself signed into law, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring said in an opinion released Friday. The law's intent was always clear: Government officials convicted of a felony for misconduct in office would lose their state pensions.

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  15. Questions remain on Redskinsa economic benefit to RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... Economic Development Partnership in September on whether the team is living up to promises made to Gov. Bob McDonnell's administration in exchange for a $4 million grant. The Redskins claim that in addition to the economic impact of holding training ...

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  16. As Redskins practice opens in Richmond, new questions about the deals that brought them thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Washington Post

    Thousands of football fans are expected to bear temperatures in the 90s Thursday to pass through the gates at the Redskins training center in Richmond. Three years ago the city paid $10 million to build the center, anticipating an economic boost.

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  17. Kearny boys' camp proves that interest in basketball existsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Observer

    Photo by Jim Hague The Kearny High School boys' basketball camp, under the tutelage of Kearny head coach Bob McDonnell, last week while attending the week-long camp at the high school. George is only a 10-year-old fifth grader at Kearny's Franklin School, but he stands about 5-foot-9, which makes him fit in with any member of the Kearny High freshman class.

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  18. Political Logrolling Approved by Seventh CircuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | JD Supra

    It has been a banner season for politically important public corruption rulings. Two weeks ago the Fourth Circuit issued its opinion upholding the conviction of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell.

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  19. Travion Blount case heads to top Virginia court for third timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... six life terms, while his codefendants received 10 and 13 years. Blount's sentence was shortened by then-Gov. Bob McDonnell to 40 years. The case of Travion Blount, who was sentenced to multiple life terms for a robbery he committed at age 15 with ...

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  20. Bob McDonnell appeals corruption conviction for a second timeRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Loudoun Times

    Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell filed a petition Friday for the entire 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to consider his conviction on corruption charges.

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