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
Tuesday, October 26, 2010
CHRISTIANSBURG _ The Irish American Republicans (www.IrishGOP.com), a 130-year-old coalition of Irish Americans who support the principles of free markets, low taxes, limited government, individual liberty, and US support for Peace and Justice in Ireland, are proud to endorse Morgan Griffithfor election to the US Congress.
The group said: “The Irish American Republicans are calling upon all Irish Americans to support Morgan Griffith, a true friend of Ireland. Morgan will fight to cut the deficit, end out-of-control spending, repeal Obama-care and support a strong national defense.” stated Grant Lally, national Co-Chair of the Irish American Republicans. Morgan Griffith believes that people, not the government, are the foundation of our country.”
“This election is too important for the future of our country. We need Morgan Griffith in the US Congress “concluded Jeffrey Cleary, national Co-Chair of the Irish American Republicans. “Morgan’s opponent is a big spending, high taxing supporter of the Obama-care Pelosi, Reid policy that are failing our nation. The choice is clear: Morgan Griffith for US Congress.”
Posted By Valerie Garner
Categories: Elections, Politics, State Politics
Tags: Election 2010, Elections, republican