Author Archives: Chap

Can Anyone Beat Kentucky?

In the light and heat generated by our current political controversies, we often forget about what really matters this time of year:  college basketball. Normally a March Madness tournament has several subplots.  This year there is only one:  can anyone … Continue reading Continue reading

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“Surveillance Technology” Bill Faces Unexpected Threat

This session, a bipartisan group of lawmakers (organized by the ACLU) took a significant step towards personal freedom by passing SB 965, which put strict limits on the ability of state and local governments to collect personal information, when the … Continue reading Continue reading

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Governor Signs Budget without Amendment

What a difference a year makes.  A year ago, the Virginia economy was struggling and the House/Senate were in a stalemate on the issue of Medicaid expansion. This year, the Governor signed the Assembly’s amendments to the budget without a … Continue reading Continue reading

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