When the relatively well-liked Democratic Sen. Mark Warner squeaked past his little-known Republican challenger with less than one percent of the vote this month, some whispered the less-approved Sen. Tim Kaine should be worried.Read More →
Deep-pocketed Democrat donor and environmentalist Tom Steyer wouldn’t talk to Watchdog.org after his appearance at the Center for American Progress’ “Making Progress” conference in Washington, D.C., although it wouldn’t be his first time.Read More →
Maryland politicians cast their film incentives program as the only way to lure productions like ‘House of Cards’ and boost the state’s economy. Yet, it could be that star struck politicians and Hollywood producers are deceiving taxpayers just like the characters do in the popular fictional television show that dramatizes the cunning trickery and cutthroat tactics of Washington, D.C.Read More →
Virginia is one step closer to having an independent ethics review commission to investigate and enforce ethics law violations, the lack of which has flunked the commonwealth on national report cards.Read More →
By Kathryn Watson | Watchdog.org, Virginia Bureau
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The intense battle over rideshare regulations in the Old Dominion is far from over.
This summer, the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles caused quite a stir when it sent rideshare companies Uber and Lyft “cease and desist” letters for violating transportation regulations in the commonwealth.
Under immense public […]
The fight over the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act — or Obamacare for short — never seems to end. Virginia’s Senate Majority Leader, Tommy Norment, has introduced two separate bills with the same goal — making sure heath insurance companies can continue plans otherwise discontinued because they don’t meet the requirements of the President Obama’s signature health care law.Read More →