Virginia connection to biker attack in New York

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We're learning new information this morning in the case involving a fight between several bikers and a driver in New York City. It happened last Sunday this morning, we know there is a Virginia connection to one of the bikers.

New this morning, according to a new poll, a huge number of Virginians think that Governor McDonnell should pay his own legal bills when it comes to the recent gifts scandal. Do you agree?

Plus, Democrats who control the Senate will try as early as today to pass a stand-alone measure to raise the government's borrowing ability, giving it enough credit until next year's elections. The Senate move comes as the partial government shutdown enters its eighth day with no end in sight.

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