Plaintiff in case trying to overturn Virginia’s skill game ban blasts budget amendment as an attempt to circumvent the courts.
Rural plaintiffs challenged school disparity in the 1990s and lost. Are there other legal avenues left unexplored?
Tuesday, Feb. 8: Suetterlein’s bill on how to count absentee ballots advances to the Senate floor. His bill on fund-raising fails. Hackworth tax relief bill and Stanley school construction bill advance.
Money to pay off bonds for Central Virginia Training Center. Life sciences labs in Roanoke and New River valleys. Flood relief for Hurley. A new state park in Highland County. A museum in Danville. And more . . .
Thursday, Jan. 20: A House panel approves McNamara proposal that seeks to allow localities to return unspent property taxes to taxpayers. Senate panel OKs Stanley measure on school construction.
The measure sponsored by Sen. Bill Stanley sought harsher punishment for the worst crimes after repeal of death penalty.
Legislation proposed by Sen. Bill Stanley would require school districts to use unspent tax dollars from the state on capital projects.
Ending fiscal year 2021 with the largest budget surplus in history, Virginia is ready to take on the school infrastructure crisis.