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Stories with person: Robert McDonnell
  • Hood says Mississippi settles some tobacco claims for $15M 
    Updated: Jun-22-15 9:25 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi's attorney general says the nation's largest tobacco company will pay the state $15 million to settle claims that it was underreporting the number of cigarettes it was shipping to the state.

  • Former Va. first lady files final brief with appeals court 
    Updated: Jun-11-15 8:40 pm

    RICHMOND, Virginia - Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell made her final written plea to a federal appeals court Thursday, restating her claim that her public corruption convictions were based on an overly broad definition of bribery.

  • Virginia Dems sue over voting laws before 2016 election 
    Updated: Jun-11-15 6:41 pm

    RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia Democrats filed a federal lawsuit against the State Board of Elections on Thursday, joining similar efforts in two other swing states to challenge Republican-backed laws that they say will make it difficult for some to vote in the 2016 presidential election.

  • Governor's ethics panel says more ethics reforms needed 
    Updated: Jun-03-15 1:12 pm

    RICHMOND, Virginia - The leaders of Gov. Terry McAuliffe's ethics committee say Virginia has much work left to do in cleaning up its state government.