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  • Sequestration would reach far into the Virginia Peninsula community - and affect health services

    Sequestration would reach far into the Virginia Peninsula community - and affect health services
    Like a victim tied to buzz saw table in an old movie melodrama, federal, state and local agencies and departments, and a host of businesses and nonprofit organizations are watching with alarm as budget blades churn toward them. On Friday automatic...
  • Army wants state to buy portions of Fort Monroe

    Army wants state to buy portions of Fort Monroe
    The guns and guards are gone, but Fort Monroe remains in the military's hands more than 15 months after the Army decomissioned the base and moved its personnel and equipment from the historic property. The Army is keeping tight-fisted control of the...
  • Daily Press live events

    Daily Press live events
    COMING SOON Oct. 29: 2nd District debate - Rep. Scott Rigell, R-Virginia Beach, and Democratic challenger Paul Hirshbiel. RECENTLY RECORDED EXCLUSIVE: 3rd District debate, Oct. 1 - Rep. Robert C. "Bobby" Scott, D-Newport News, and Republican...
  • Senate to vote on Internet sales tax bill

    Senate to vote on Internet sales tax bill
    The Senate is set to vote on an Internet sales tax bill within the first week of May. Also known as the Marketplace Fairness Act, the bill gives states the authority to require online sellers to collect sales tax at the point of purchase. There is an...
  • The 50 richest members of Congress

    The 50 richest members of Congress
    The Hill, a political newspaper, unveiled its annual list of the 50 richest lawmakers on Tuesday. Rep. Michael McCaul, a Republican from Texas, held on to the top slot with a cool $290.5 million. "McCaul remains in the stratosphere of the very richest...
  • Facts often get lost in the Medicare scare tactic

    Facts often get lost in the Medicare scare tactic
    William Tucker of Hampton beams with pride when he talks about meeting President Barack Obama last month when the president made a campaign stop in Hampton. Tucker, 83, a veteran of three wars who has also been the head of the state longshoremen's union,...
  • Three local GOP congressmen backed Boehner's debt-reduction bill

    Three local GOP congressmen backed Boehner's debt-reduction bill
    The trio of Republican congressmen from Hampton Roads all supported embattled House Speaker John Boehner's debt-reduction bill that cleared the House of Representatives on Friday. Later in the evening, the Senate -- which earlier pronounced the bill dead...
  • Lawmakers take on maps for Congress

    Lawmakers take on maps for Congress
    State lawmakers turned their focus to the boundaries of Virginia's 11 congressional districts briefly Tuesday before heading home for a nearly two-week break. The House of Delegates passed maps put forward by Del. Bill Janis, R-Henrico, early Tuesday,...
  • Health Notes: Rigell's vote on Medicare

    Health Notes: Rigell's vote on Medicare
    Representative Scott Rigell’s vote to end Medicare by supporting the Republican budget, [H Con. Res. 34, Vote #277, 4/15/11] will also immediately increase prescription drug costs for 5,200┬áseniors in his 2nd Congressional district according to a...
  • NASA Langley opens $26 million office

    NASA Langley opens $26 million office
    NASA opened the first of six new buildings planned at Langley Research Center on Friday, part of a $330 million effort to modernize the space agency's oldest campus. "It is a like a new child," Langley Director Lesa Roe said during a ribbon-cutting...
  • Virginia Beach congressman Rigell pushes for offshore drilling

    Virginia Beach congressman Rigell pushes for offshore drilling
    Days after Virginia’s U.S. senators made an appeal to open the state’s coast to offshore drilling, Rep. Scott Rigell, R-Virginia Beach, said he will introduce House legislation asking for the same. Speaking from his Washington office, the...
  • Rigell toes the line on Chesapeake Bay issues

    Scott Rigell said he feels a “moral obligation” to improve the Chesapeake Bay’s water quality for future generations. He also said he feels a duty to make sure the United States isn’t saddled with long-term debt. So what’s a...