Monthly Archives: January 2012

State Prepares to Close Training Centers

Here’s an excellent report that recently aired in Richmond. This morning Bill Hazel, Secretary of Public Health, gave a comprehensive report on Virginia’s recent deal with the Department of Justice to close down the state training centers and gradually transfer … Continue reading Continue reading

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Dealing with the Daily Grind

The thing about the GA session is … the stresses never stop. We have been in Richmond for only two weeks, and now we’re coming up on “cross-over” which will be the weekend of February 11-12.  Before that time, we’ll … Continue reading Continue reading

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Kings Dominion Law Survives for Now

Yesterday the Senate Education Committee, in a surprise to me, killed several bills designed to repeal Virginia’s “Kings Dominion” law. For those not aware, the law requires Virginia school districts to start their year after Labor Day, which means no … Continue reading Continue reading

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