On March 10, Governor Terry McAuliffe spoke at a roundtable at Bon Secours Maryview Medical Center in Portsmouth about health care coverage and expanding Medicaid coverage.
The Commission was established to identify, review and recommend actions that the Commonwealth could take in support of our military installations, their surrounding localities and defense-related activities. The Report is being released as the Commonwealth prepares itself for the latest round of Defense budget reductions.
Governor Terry McAuliffe signed Executive Order Number 8 today, which launches a new framework for the Commonwealth's cyber security efforts called "Cyber Virginia," and establishes the Virginia Cyber Security Commission to bring public and private sector experts together to make recommendations on how to make Virginia the national leader in cyber security.
U.S. Senators Mark Warner (D-VA) and Tim Kaine (D-VA) today applauded the release of the Fiscal Year 2014 Omnibus Appropriations bill, which provides discretionary funding for the entire federal government for the fiscal year, including $486.9 billion in defense spending to advance our nationís security and military readiness, and to provide support for our troops and their families.