The Supreme Court vacated corruption charges against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell Monday.
The Department of Justice indicted former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R.) and his wife Tuesday on 14 charges of public corruption, including accepting illegal gifts and vacations from a wealthy area businessman in return for political favors.
Unions are spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to elect Democrat Terry McAuliffe as Virginia governor in the hopes he will roll back secret ballot protections during union elections and steer lucrative contracts to labor unions, observers say.
The Obama administration is rushing to finalize regulations that will effectively kill coal power in America, the Washington Examiner reported.
CHARLOTTE — Republicans believe that Friday’s jobs report will wipe away any enthusiasm generated by Barack Obama’s nomination speech.