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  1. Virginia House Hears Bills on Political Ethics ReformRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | NBC29

    A group of Virginia lawmakers heard more than a dozen bills related to political ethics reform Friday. Political reform has been a hot topic in the state capitol since former Governor Bob McDonnell became the center of a federal corruption case.

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  2. WAVY-TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    RICHMOND, Va. - Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife have been indicted on federal corruption charges, and a judge has JAMES CITY COUNTY, Va.

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  3. GO Virginia economic development plan speeds out of House committeeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... in state spending for economic development incentives under McAuliffe and his Republican predecessor, Gov. Bob McDonnell. The Appropriations Committee received a staff report this week that estimated state spending on economic development incentives ...

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  4. 'Houston Place' touted for Halifax ElementaryRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | SoVaNow.com

    After sitting dormant for years, the old Halifax Elementary School suddenly has drawn the attention of rival suitors. At a public hearing on Monday night to consider a proposal by Echelon Resources to rehabilitate the shuttered building to serve as market rate apartments, the Halifax County Board of Supervisors instead heard a competing proposal put forward by Halifax Town Councilman Jack Dunavant and business partner Dan Elam.

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  5. Virginia spending more on development deals, GOP scrutinizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... have grown 84 percent since fiscal 2010. Both Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe and his GOP predecessor, Gov. Bob McDonnell, worked to develop new incentive programs and made economic development cornerstones of their administration. But several GOP ...

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  6. McAuliffe defends cabinet membera s free Redskins ticket as part of push for new stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... as a top priority expanded the gift ban implemented following the corruption charges against former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell to cover intangible gifts like tickets. "I go to a lot of U. Va. And Virginia Tech games, members of the General Assembly all ...

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  7. Voters Thwart McAuliffe in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | The Weekly Standard

    ... bringing a Chinese paper plant to Virginia was arranged mostly by the prior administration of GOP governor Bob McDonnell. When the legislature meets in January, the governor is also likely to face rejection of his appointee to the state supreme ...

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  8. How Bob McDonnell's case might help others accused of public corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Washington Post

    If the Supreme Court overturns the convictions of former Virginia governor Robert F. McDonnell, the decision could substantially narrow what is considered criminal public corruption and put the brakes on investigations of allegedly unscrupulous politicians across the country, experts said. Attorneys for former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich and former New York Assembly speaker Sheldon Silver - both convicted in corruption cases that are still making their way through the court system - said they are watching McDonnell's case closely, cognizant that the Supreme Court's decision might help their clients.

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  9. The historic city touts multifamily investments, waterfront's potentialRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Virginia Business

    ... Virginia's largest road-building project in 20 years. The deal, approved by the administration of then-Gov. Bob McDonnell has been harshly criticized by the current governor, Terry McAuliffe. The tolls, along with regular nightly and weekend ...

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  10. WAVY-TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    RICHMOND, Va. - Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife have been indicted on federal corruption charges, and a judge has JAMES CITY COUNTY, Va.

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  11. Maryland's leadership crisisRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2010 | Examiner.com

    to see newly elected Governors Chris Christie and Bob McDonnell, respectively, acting on their campaign promises to cut spending and balance their budgets without raising taxes. The lack of fiscal constraint, planning, and leadership from Governor ...

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  12. How the Supreme Court Could Legalize Direct Bribery: An Innocent Behind Bars, A Guilty Man FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | War Is A Crime

    ... two U.S. state governors have recently been convicted of taking bribes: Alabama's Don Siegelman and Virginia's Bob McDonnell. Siegelman has been in prison for over four years though he was targeted by politically motivated prosecutors and was never ...

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  13. Betting on winners; after they've won in Virginia politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... - scrambled to lay down markers with victors after Election Day, the state filings show. Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and former Newport News state Del. Phil Hamilton have one thing in common beyond felony convictions: They both sincerely ...

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  14. Luxury box gifts still kosher for Virginia public officialsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Advisory Council. Spurred on by the gifts scandal that resulted in corruption convictions for former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, lawmakers passed an ethics bill last year capping at $100 gifts lawmakers can receive from lobbyists and certain ...

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  15. America LeadsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | FactCheck.org

    Cox is a veteran of Virginia politics and was the campaign manager for former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell in 2009. Cox is of America Leads.

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  16. Supreme Court Agrees to Review Definition of "Official Act" in McDonnell AppealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | JD Supra

    Late last week the United States Supreme Court agreed to take up former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell's appeal from his 2014 conviction in a widely followed public corruption prosecution. The outcome of this appeal could have far-reaching consequences for the way in which public officials conduct business and for the types of public corruption prosecutions that can be brought by the United States Justice Department.

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  17. Life in Prison: Charles Severance Formally Sentenced for Alexandria MurdersRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | Patch.com

    A judge has formally sentenced convicted serial killer Charles Severance to three life terms plus 48 years for the murders of three prominent Alexandrians, according to a report Thursday afternoon by The Washington Post. The Post reports that former Gov. Bob McDonnell, who went to high school with the Lodatos, was in attendance, as was Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring.

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  18. WAVY-TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... in Norfolk Wednesday morning. Battalion Chief Julian William RICHMOND, Va. (WAVY/AP) - Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife have been indicted on federal corruption charges, and a judge has JAMES CITY COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) - Two suspects ...

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  19. Luxury box gifts still kosher for Virginia public officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... Advisory Council. Spurred on by the gifts scandal that resulted in corruption convictions for former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, lawmakers passed an ethics bill last year capping at $100 gifts lawmakers can receive from lobbyists and certain ...

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  20. Supreme Court justices will hear McDonnell appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Supreme Court justices will hear McDonnell appeal WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court will hear former Virginia governor Bob McDonnell's appeal of his public corruption convictions. Check out this story on 13newsnow.com: http://on.wvec.com/1OUrOfe The justices said Friday that they will review lower court rulings that upheld the convictions based on what McDonnell says is an overly broad definition of bribery.

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