February 26, 2015 RSS feed / Opinions & Commentary

‘Virtual Virginia School’ bill progresses

Legislative Update

RICHMOND — Delegate Richard P. “Dickie” Bell (R-Staunton) has announced that House Bill 324 and House Joint Resolution 490 have passed in the State Senate. More...

Miniature donkey smiles, uplifts

Meadowdale Musings

During the cowboy phase of my childhood, there were so many choices for heroes it was quite confusing. A kid never had to tell another kid which horseback hero he preferred because every lunch box was a proclamation. More...

Another winter, another storm

We have many times on these pages expressed appreciation for all those who clear roads in our communities. During this last storm, that work was truly amazing. More...

General Assembly wrapping up session

Legislative Update

RICHMOND — With a week to go until the scheduled Feb. 28 adjournment, the Virginia General Assembly is moving steadily along. From what I hear, few areas of controversy remain in the budget deliberations. More...

House bills survive

Legislative Update

RICHMOND — It’s week six of the General Assembly’s seven-week legislative session, and I’m pleased to report that I’ve had four bills and one resolution pass in both Houses. More...

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