March 3rd, 2017

Since the beginning of the McAuliffe administration, 889 economic development deals have been closed in Virginia worth $14.49 billion in capital investment, which is more than any previous governor in the first 37 months in office.Governor McAuliffe is focused on growing the #NewVAEconomy and continuing our historic economic success.

The Governor’s Top 5

    1. Governor McAuliffe to House Republicans: Drop Your Defense of Gerrymandered Districts and Work with Me on Nonpartisan Redistricting

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      • What are the details of this announcement?
      • “For too long, the redistricting process has been defined by partisanship, racial politics, and costly litigation. Today we have the opportunity to reverse that history and put our Commonwealth on the right side of one of the most important issues of our time. I hope you will consider this request and join me in a nonpartisan process to strengthen democracy in Virginia.”

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    2. McAuliffe Administration Committed to Providing Every Pupil with a Free and High-quality Public Education, Regardless of Immigration Status

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      • What are the details of this announcement?
      • “President Trump’s unprecedented modifications to long-standing immigration policies have led to fear and uncertainty in many of our communities,” Governor McAuliffe said. “So let me be clear: the Commonwealth will continue to be a welcoming place for all students and families, and my administration remains committed to honoring our constitutional obligation to provide each and every pupil with a free and high-quality public education, regardless of immigration status.” 

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    3. Governor and Dorothy McAuliffe Kick Off School Breakfast Week at Bensley Elementary School

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    4. Governor McAuliffe Receives The "Reentry Champion Award" From Offender Aid and Restoration of Arlington County

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      • What are the details of this announcement?
      • “I am honored to receive this generous award from an organization that stands up for people who re-enter our society in search of a second chance,” said Governor McAuliffe. “Restoring former offenders’ rights and building pathways to more productive lives is the right thing to do morally, but also for our economy. I will continue to fight alongside groups like OAR for a Virginia future that is more equal, more just, and more prosperous for every family, no matter who there are or where they live.”
    5. Governor McAuliffe Announces New Economic Development and Jobs Across the Commonwealth

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10:00 AM Governor McAuliffe to provide remarks at SmartFarm Summit
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01:00 PM Governor McAuliffe to make economic development announcement
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