Gov. Ralph Northam is asking the Republican-backed General Assembly to help to pass a progressive agenda.
Leaders from local government, the military, tourism and environmental groups all expressed their opposition to offshore drilling.
McAuliffe emblazoned the pillows with one of his favorite sayings: “Sleep when you’re dead.”
The new governor promised to see “The Way Ahead” for Virginia, the theme for the ceremony.
Since Fenway’s death-his owners have pushed for tighter laws on boarding facilities. One lawmaker delegate David Yancey took up the cause.
About 4,000 people are expected to pack the grandstands in Richmond’s Capitol Square on Saturday.
McAuliffe also sign conditional pardons for five other Virginians on Friday.
Tourism has been a big part of McAuliffe’s efforts to build a “new Virginia economy” since he was elected in 2013.
The inauguration of Governor-elect Ralph Northam is free and open to the public but a ticket is required.
The long-simmering debate about what to do with symbols of the Confederacy was renewed this summer after a white nationalist rally in Charlo…
Simonds has concede the results of a highly contested election for a House of Delegates seat in Newport News.
“Virginia is a different place than it was four years ago, and for that we should all be proud,” McAuliffe told the joint assembly of lawmak…
Hundreds of bills have already been filed, covering issues including taxes, transportation, education and criminal justice reform.
The 2018 legislative session begins Wednesday at noon.
“I like Oprah. I don’t think she’s going to run,” Trump said.