Gov. Youngkin issues flag order in memory of Wintergreen police officer killed in the line of duty
Gov. Youngkin has ordered all U.S. and Virginia flags to be flown at half-staff Monday in memory of Mark “Christopher” Wagner, the Wintergreen police officer who was shot and killed in the line of duty.
‘We cannot afford to be California!’: Gov. Youngkin vows to fight against gas-vehicle ban
While speaking before an energized crowd Monday, Governor Glenn Youngkin doubled down on his vow to repeal a state law that would ban the sale of new gasoline-powered vehicles by 2035, a law tying Virginia to California’s plan.
‘Effective solutions:’ Virginia Education Association addresses teacher shortages
On Thursday, Governor Youngkin signed an Executive Directive to address those shortages. But some of the ideas set forth in the Directive did not offer serious investments that would move the needle on the issue, according to the President of the Virginia Education Association.
Governor Youngkin announces tourism programs to boost economies across Virginia
On Monday, the Office of Governor Younkin announced that 27 Virginia communities launched new tourism programs to boost area economies, and at the end of implementation, the communities will also receive a $10,000 grant to assist with future plan development.