Thursday, March 23, 2017
Governor Terry McAuliffe today vetoed six pieces of legislation that would undermine support for Virginia’s public education system.
House Bill 1400
Governor Terry McAuliffe vetoed House Bill 1400, which would create a new executive branch agency known as the Virginia Virtual School. This entity, governed by an independent policy board, would facilitate the provision of full-time, online education programs for students throughout Virginia.
This bill is virtually identical to HB 8 (2016). The Office of the Attorney General advised that HB 8 was unconstitutional; consequently, I vetoed it.
In establishing the Virginia Virtual School outside of the jurisdiction of the Board of Education, and
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
President Bill Clinton introduces Terry McAuliffe in 2009 primary in Roanoke at Fire Station No. 1
President Bill Clinton & Virginians for McAuliffe to Hold “Putting Jobs First” Event.
President Bill Clinton and Virginians for McAuliffe will join Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe to discuss the importance of voting in this election and the clear choice facing Virginia voters between Terry McAuliffe’s mainstream plan to create jobs and invest in education and Ken Cuccinelli’s extreme ideological agenda.
Note: Tickets are required for admission, but do not guarantee entrance. There will be overflow seating on site.
The event will be held on:
WEDNESDAY, October 30, 2013 at 2:15 p.m. at the Roanoke City Market Building, Charter Hall – 32 Market Square SE.
**Access time for the public is 1:00 p.m.**
HOW TO GET TICKETS:
**CROWD ACCESS INFORMATION: Tickets are now available to the public on a first-come, first-served basis at the following location:
Democratic Party of Virginia Office, 813 Franklin Road, Roanoke, VA 24016
Posted By Valerie Garner
Categories: Election 2013, Elections, Local Events, Politics, State Politics
Tags: democrat, election 2013, Elections, governor, McAuliffe, President