Virginia's New Governor

McAuliffe Aims to Protect Gays

Elliot Jager, Newsmax

Virginia Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe said that the first executive order he will sign when he takes office on Jan. 14 will be to protect state employees who are gays, lesbians and transgender people from job discrimination.

McAuliffe Legal Investigations Mar VA

Kenric Ward, Watchdog.org

“Voters should be aware that the two investigations around GreenTech and Gulf Coast may well cripple a McAuliffe administration, as well as the commonwealth’s credibility and ability to move forward,” Virginia state Sen. Tom Garrett said.