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Daily Press
Legislative notebook: Shipbuilders grant moving; Senate votes to change reckless driving lawIt's next stop is the full House Appropriations Committee, chaired by the measu
Legislative notebook: Shipbuilders grant moving; Senate votes to change reckless driving law
Daily Press / Posted 2 hours ago
It's next stop is the full House Appropriations Committee, chaired by the measure's sponsor, Del. S. Chris Jones, R-Suffolk. House Bill 1068 would set up a new grant fund the company could draw from if it creates 1,000 new jobs and invests $750... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Lawmakers back $46 million to Newport News shipbuildingRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Top Virginia lawmakers are supporting $46 million in new g
Lawmakers back $46 million to Newport News shipbuilding
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 7 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Top Virginia lawmakers are supporting $46 million in new grants to help Newport News Shipbuilding win contracts to replace the U.S. Navy's Ohio-class nuclear submarines. The Daily Press reports (http://bit.ly/1PeG0AJ )... Read more
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Daily Press
Bill: $46 million to draw 1,000 jobs, Ohio sub program to Newport NewsRICHMOND – Top legislative leaders are backing $46 million in new state grants
Bill: $46 million to draw 1,000 jobs, Ohio sub program to Newport News
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
RICHMOND – Top legislative leaders are backing $46 million in new state grants to help Newport News Shipbuilding land federal contracts to replace the Navy's Ohio class nuclear submarines. Details may change, but as contemplated now the program... Read more
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Daily Press
McAuliffe budget includes major increase in job incentivesExisting economic incentives alone would top $280 million in the governor's two
McAuliffe budget includes major increase in job incentives
Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
Existing economic incentives alone would top $280 million in the governor's two-year budget, according to a new Senate Finance Committee report. New incentive proposals would add up to $135 million more, if a proposed corporate tax rate cut is... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
GOP Members Offering Bills to Fight Domestic Violence in Va.News Release from Virginia House Republicans:RICHMOND, VA - Republican members
GOP Members Offering Bills to Fight Domestic Violence in Va.
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 20 days ago
News Release from Virginia House Republicans:RICHMOND, VA - Republican members of the Virginia House of Delegates on Thursday outlined their legislative agenda to prevent domestic violence by enacting tougher penalties for chronic and repeat... Read more

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