Virginia Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe has appointed the director of fundraising for GreenTech Automotive to be deputy chief of the Virginia Lottery, despite the company currently being the target of multiple federal investigations.
Terry McAuliffe has been Virginia’s governor for less than two months and things are beginning to shape up predictably.
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s new commerce secretary Maurice Jones improperly lobbied Congress as a member of the Obama administration, according to a federal investigation launched by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Following the December school shooting at Newton, Connecticut, that left 20 children dead, Democrats and advocacy groups vowed to pass new gun laws in 2013.
Virginia gun sales reached a new record for number of firearms sold on Black Friday, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reports.
Virginia Governor-elect Terry McAuliffe’s first cabinet appointment was his deputy campaign manager and a former GreenTech Automotive executive Levar Stoney.
Billionaire environmentalist and vulture capitalist Tom Steyer spent nearly as much money on elections in Virginia last week as the Republican Party’s gubernatorial campaign arm.
My must read of the day is “Worried Senators Press Obama on Health Law,” in the Wall Street Journal.