A Virginia judge has issued a temporary injunction blocking the enforcement of a law that banned electronic betting machines that had proliferated in gas stations, bars and other locations around the state.
The reports filed Thursday with the State Board of Elections show that Youngkin, a wealthy businessman, made no last-minute loans to his campaign in its final weeks. The $20 million he had loaned to his campaign had already been reported.
The company that supplied many of the skill games that operated in Virginia says illegal machines have multiplied since a statewide ban took effect last summer, costing the state millions of dollars in revenue.
Republican Virginia Gov.-elect Glenn Youngkin is announcing groups that include lawmakers, law enforcement officials, business owners and others to coordinate transition work with outgoing Gov. Ralph Northam’s administration.
Sen. Amanda Chase, the Chesterfield County Republican who ran for Governor this year, has set her sights on another office. Earlier this week, Chase announced she’s seeking the Republican nomination in the 7th Congressional District, which includes suburbs of Richmond.
The Sines vs. Kessler jury went into deliberations on Friday, Nov. 19 in U.S. District Court in Charlottesville but did not reach a verdict by the end of the day. Deliberations will continue Monday morning.
The Supreme Court of Virginia has selected two outside experts from a pool of nominees put forward by lawmakers to help it complete its task of drawing new legislative districts to conform with the 2020 census.
Virginia lawmakers are taking stock of state finances as they look toward the General Assembly session that begins in January. Record revenues and changes in leadership are setting the stage for a debate over budget priorities.
In 2019 more than 10,000 lives were lost in crashes involving drunk driving, but a provision from President Biden's infrastructure bill will not only make cars safer for everyone but also eliminate drunk driving.
Governor Northam will meet with Governor-Elect, Glenn Younkin, to begin the smooth transition of power in a meeting at 11 Nov. 4th. The Republican entrepreneur beat out Democrat nominee, Terry McAuliffe, to secure the governor’s seat in a nail-bitting election.