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Oct 14, 2011

Political Round Up: October 14th Edition

 

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10/14/2011

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California
Florida
Georgia
Illinois
Maryland
North Carolina
New York
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
Texas
Virginia
National

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Paul Shanks

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McGuireWoods Consulting


Preston Bryant Quoted in Baltimore Sun Article

McGuireWoods Consulting, October 12, 2011

Honda Aircraft Company to Create 419 New Jobs in Guilford County, NC

McGuireWoods Consulting, October 11, 2011

California


Florida


Georgia


Atlanta region's $6.14 billion transportation list ready for voters

Atlanta Journal Constitution, October 13, 2011

Deal works with S.C. Gov. to clear Savannah port hurdle

Atlanta Journal Constitution, October 13, 2011

Georgia congressmen wary of comparing ‘Occupy' to tea party

Atlanta Journal Constitution, October 13, 2011

Group to review changes to college funding formula

Atlanta Journal Constitution, October 13, 2011

Georgia Republicans at fore of health care repeal effort

Atlanta Journal Constitution, October 11, 2011

State revenues continue upward climb, rise 5.6 percent in September

Atlanta Journal Constitution, October 7, 2011

Illinois


Star witness back on stand at Cellini trial

The Associated Press, October 13, 2011

Governor, agencies to ask lawmakers to restore millions to state budget

The State Journal-Register, October 12, 2011

Deal struck on Medicaid asset transfers

The State Journal-Register, October 12, 2011

Madigan vows to block Quinn, keep scholarships

The Associated Press, October 12, 2011

Suburbs ask state to hold ComEd accountable

Daily Herald, October 12, 2011

Maryland


Minority group ups ante in Maryland redistricting battle

The Washington Post, October 14, 2011

City agencies brace for more cuts

The Baltimore Sun, October 14, 2011

Md. transportation panel narrows funding options

The Baltimore Sun, October 12, 2011

No jobs bill for the special session

The Baltimore Sun, October 12, 2011

Measure to ban slots in Pr. George’s moves forward in County Council

The Washington Post, October 11, 2011

O'Malley vows new offshore wind push

The Baltimore Sun, October 11, 2011

New York


State adds 300 targeted job titles to PEF layoff list

Albany Times Union, October 14, 2011

Cuomo Says He Will Reform Agencies Serving Disabled

The New York Times, October 13, 2011

7,000 teachers laid off in cuts

Albany Times Union, October 12, 2011

Bloomberg Says Protesters Can Stay On, if They Obey Laws

The New York Times, October 10, 2011

Ex-Aide Said She Drew Cuomo, as Attorney General, Into Rain Forest Case

The New York Times, October 10, 2011

North Carolina


Perdue says costly trip to China is worth the money

Raleigh News & Observer, October 14, 2011

Rep. Tillis criticized for drug test idea

Charlotte Observer, October 13, 2011

N.C. gets new political sign law

Charlotte Observer, October 13, 2011

Foxx jousts with Stone at candidates forum

Charlotte Observer, October 13, 2011

Pennsylvania


Another Republican tries to supplant Sen. Casey

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, October 14, 2011

Corbett drilling-fee projections questioned

Philadelphia Inquirer, October 14, 2011

Protesters in Phila. distrust politicians

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, October 14, 2011

Charges tabled for legislator in gun incident

Philadelphia Inquirer, October 14, 2011

Tim Burns seeks GOP's Senate nod

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, October 13, 2011

La. consultant says contact with Feese limited

Philadelphia Inquirer, October 12, 2011

Corbett rolls out his school-voucher plan

Philadelphia Inquirer, October 12, 2011

South Carolina


State workers to legislators: ‘Consider us’

The State, October 13, 2011

Haley ratchets up fundraising

The State, October 11, 2011

Court likely to hear sales tax lawsuit in December

The State, October 11, 2011

Campaign debt looms over SC treasurer’s campaign

The Associated Press, October 11, 2011

Texas


State funding doesn’t cover prisoner health care costs, officials say

American-Statesman, October 12, 2011

Groups opposing Confederate license plates present petitions to DMV board

American-Statesman, October 12, 2011

Debate focus shifts away from Perry

American-Statesman, October 11, 2011

Texas school districts sue over fairness of funding

American-Statesman, October 11, 2011

Texas Senate turnover comes at crucial time

American-Statesman, October 10, 2011

Virginia


State revenue up 3.9 percent in September

Richmond Times-Dispatch, October 13, 2011

Polls show Virginians favor McDonnell, not I-95 tolls

Virginian-Pilot, October 13, 2011

McDonnell meets with economists for financial outlook

Richmond Times-Dispatch, October 12, 2011

Ballots in Virginia won’t need legible signatures, after all

Virginian-Pilot, October 12, 2011

McDonnell to lead trade trip to India, Israel

Richmond Times-Dispatch, October 12, 2011

Ineligible Medicaid recipients cost Va. millions

Richmond Times-Dispatch, October 12, 2011

National


Solyndra Came Close to Landing Navy Deal

The Wall Street Journal, October 14, 2011

Plan Floated to Spread Risk in Mortgage Bonds

The Wall Street Journal, October 14, 2011

Auto Bailout Done, Obama Looks for Payback

The New York Times, October 13, 2011

In and From Congress, Calls to Limit Pentagon Cuts

The New York Times, October 13, 2011

Occupy Wall Street protests reveal liberal tensions

The Washington Post, October 13, 2011

Jobs proposals multiply but go nowhere

The Washington Post, October 13, 2011