Virginia Senate Republican Caucus

Senate Republicans in the News - April 30, 2010

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Thu, 2010-04-29 20:00 -- ajohnston

The following are articles from newspapers, blogs, and other news sources throughout the Commonwealth and the country featuring members of the Virginia Senate Republican Caucus.

  • Senator Robert Hurt
    • Highlights From Today’s Virginia Forum on Job CreationBroadband for America - Today, Broadband for America (BfA) hosted its Virginia Forum event at the Institute for Advanced Learning & Research in Danville. The event featured a number of state officials and local leaders including Lieutenant Governor Bill Bolling and BfA board member Dave McClure.
  • Senator Jeff McWaters
    • McDonnell signs 17 troop-friendly billsThe Virginian-Pilot - New laws to ease absentee voting for military members stationed outside Virginia and allow uniformed active-duty personnel to drive in local high-occupancy-vehicle lanes were among the 17 bills signed by Gov. Bob McDonnell during a ceremony at the state Capitol on Thursday.
  • Senator Mark Obenshain
    • Obenshain Given New TaskDaily News Record - On Thursday, Gov. Bob McDonnell named Sen. Mark Obenshain, R-Harrisonburg, to serve on the Commission on Government Reform and Restructuring.
  • Senator Frank Ruff
    • Tobacco Commission OKs funds for uranium studyDanville News - The Virginia Tobacco Commission approved up to $200,000 for a socioeconomic study of uranium mining and milling during its meeting Thursday at the Hotel Roanoke.
    • Riverstone Project In Line For $471,000The Gazette-Virginian - The Halifax County Industrial Development Authority is in line to receive 21 percent of the $2.25 million in grant funding it sought from the Virginia Tobacco Commission after the Commission’s Southside Economic Development Committee met Thursday in Roanoke.
  • Senator William Wampler