Economy

Budget work session comments

The following comments were recorded by Rappahannock News staff reporter Alex Sharp VIII during Tuesday night’s (March 20) public work session of the school board and board of supervisors at Rappahannock County High School auditorium. […]

Economy

Schools increase is $559K

School superintendent Al Boone introduces a budget that calls for an additional $559,854 in county funding for 2012-2013 at a school board/supervisors work session Tuesday, and many of the 50 present speak out for and against. […]

Capital News Service

ALEC: Smart or smarm?

On issues ranging from tax credits for private school tuition to a homeowner’s right to kill an intruder, several bills before the 2012 General Assembly resembled model laws proposed by the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). […]

From the Rappahannock News

Assembly adjourns, will return for budget

House Speaker William J. Howell on Sunday hailed the General Assembly’s just-concluded regular session a success, citing the passage of legislation to create jobs, improve public education and reform public employees’ pension plan. […]