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CNS Stories for Week 1 (Jan. 11-17)

January 17, 2010

Here are the stories we distributed over the past week:

LEGISLATIVE RECEPTION: Area Officials Present Legislative Agenda

LEGISLATORS CONVENE: General Assembly Gathers as Budget Problems Loom

FOOD BANK: McDonnell Serves Up Hope at Food Bank

DELEGATE EDMUNDS [Attn Halifax]: Edmunds Adjusts to City Life at General Assembly

CONCEALED HANDGUNS: Concealed Guns: Right to Privacy vs. Right to Know

BUDGET HEARTBURN [Brief]: Legislators Get Relief for Budget Heartburn

OLF BILL [ATTN SUFFOLK & TIDEWATER]: Assembly May Block OLF in Tidewater

KAINE SPEECH [w/ reaction from Delegates Bob Marshall, Jackson Miller, GOP leaders]: Gov. Kaine Delivers Final Address

HAITI EARTHQUAKE: Virginians Unite to Help Haiti After Earthquake

HIGHER EDUCATION: University Professors Get Lobbying Lesson

EASTERN SHORE: E. Shore’s Legislators See Tough Session

Keam Profile [Exclusive for Connection Newspapers]: Freshman delegate brings diversity to General Assembly

MCDONNELL INAUGURATION: Sworn in as Governor, McDonnell Vows to Create Jobs

INAUGURAL COLOR: Virginians Assemble to Watch Ceremony, Parade

SPECIAL ELECTION: House Election in Fairfax Set for March 2

DELEGATE ABBOTT [FOR VIRGINIA GAZETTE]: For New Delegate Abbott, a ‘Hectic’ Week

FAIRFAX RESCUE TEAM: Senate Resolution Commends Rescue Team

DELEGATE MOREFIELD [FOR TAZEWELL FREE PRESS]: Tazewell Delegate Is Youngest Legislator

MOREFIELD PROFILE [FOR VIRGINIA MOUNTAINEER]: Youngest Lawmaker Sets Goals for Session

MARTINSVILLE FIRE CHIEF: Resolution Honors Late Fire Chief

WRIR script (inauguration)

WRIR script (RRPDC)

For some of the above stories, we have posted photos at pbase.com/vcucns. The photo galleries are titled:

Inauguration Ceremony by Robin Hertel

Inauguration Parade by Robin Hertel

Inauguration (McDonnell, family, other) by Robin Hertel

Inauguration and Parade Photos by Joanna Moreno

Governor at Food Bank

Kaine speech

Delegate Robin Abbott

Delegates Comstock and Keam

Delegate Will Morefield

First day of session