Thursday, April 20, 2017
Governor Terry McAuliffe
RICHMOND – Governor McAuliffe today announced that, following a thorough legal review of the case, he will commute the death sentence of Ivan Teleguz to life imprisonment without parole. Teleguz’s request for a pardon will be denied. Teleguz was convicted in the murder-for-hire of Stephanie Yvonne Sipe in July 2001. He was scheduled to be executed on April 25.
Announcing his decision at the Virginia State Capitol today, Governor McAuliffe delivered the following statement (as prepared):
Good afternoon, and thank you for joining us. I am joined today by my Secretary of Public Safety, Brian Moran, and my Counsel, Carlos Hopkins, both of whom have devoted countles
Logging on with a temporary ID and password provided to the press revealed a network similar to facebook. McDonnell Action was launched to bring supporters throughout the state together.
RICHMOND – The gubernatorial campaign of Bob McDonnell announced today the launch of its own social network, McDonnell Action. The network will be a vital component in spreading Bob McDonnell’s positive message of new jobs and more opportunities across the Commonwealth.
McDonnell Action allows users to interact, form groups, post blogs, photos and video from the campaign trail and to stay informed and active on behalf of McDonnell 24-7. It will combine the use of mobile technology, social media and online communications and will be integrated throughout the entire campaign.
Speaking about the launch of McDonnell Action, McDonnell for Governor Press Secretary, Crystal Cameron noted, “Today’s launch is yet another step in our continued effort to make this the most technologically adept campaign in Virginia political history.”
McDonnell grassroots supporters have been the heart and soul of this campaign, and McDonnell Action will increase the opportunities for them to organize others in support of Bob McDonnell for Governor.
McDonnell Action uses Ning, a create-your-own social networking application.
To visit the McDonnell Action site please visit: action.bobmcdonnell.com
Posted By Valerie Garner
Categories: Election 2009, Politics, State Politics
Tags: election2009, governor, republican