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Speaker, Delegates Ware and Oder appointed to Governor’s Reform Commission

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Today, Governor Bob McDonnell announced the members of his Commission on Government Reform and Restructuring (see press release). Speaker Howell and Delegates G. Glenn Oder (Newport News) and Lee Ware (Powhatan) will serve on the Commission, chaired by Fred Malek, founder and chairman of Thayer Capital Partners in executing the charge the Governor has set for the Commission, “We must … Read More

McDonnell Highlights House Republicans in State of the Commonwealth

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Governor McDonnell highlighted the great policy initiatives led by Republican members of the House in his first State of the Commonwealth Address: Caucus Chairman Sam Nixon‘s bill will grant an income tax exemption for qualified investments by technology and science startup businesses. HB 523. Delegate Terry Kilgore will help the Governor create an energy corridor in Southern and Southwest Virginia. … Read More