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CNS Stories for Week 2 (Jan. 18-24)

January 25, 2010

Here are the stories we distributed over the past week:

WIND TOWER: Southwest Virginia May Get Wind Tower Factory

DUFFIELD ELECTIONS [ATTN SCOTT CO.]: Senate OK’s 4-Year Terms for Duffield Council

SW VA ECONOMY: Southwest Virginia ‘Doing Better’ Than Other Areas

SCHOOL FUNDING: McDonnell Freezes School Funding Formula

STREET GANGS [ATTN GAINESVILLE TIMES]: Del. Miller’s Bill Targets Street Gangs

HEALTH INSURANCE: Senate Mandates Mammogram Coverage

SEAT BELTS [ATTN SMITHFIELD]: Law Would Mandate Seat Belts

VIRGINIA LOTTERY: Virginia Lottery No Longer Televising Daily Draw

TEA PARTY [w/ photo]: 1,000 Rally For Guns, Against ‘Obamacare’

ANTI-DRINKING VIDEOS: Students Compete With Anti-Alcohol Videos

ETHICS REFORM: Democrats Push for Ethics Reforms

ABC PRIVATIZATION: Proposal Would Privatize State Liquor Stores

GERMAN MURDERER [ATTN BEDFORD]: McDonnell Delays German Murderer’s Transfer

MARIJUANA LAWS [w/ photo]: Delegate Calls for ‘Compassionate, Sensible Drug Policy’

ABORTION RIGHTS: Anti-Abortion Centers Give False Advice, Group Says

RED CROSS: Pledge to Prepare, Red Cross Urges

REST STOPS: Rest Stops to Reopen by April, McDonnell Says

SCHOOL CUTS [w/ PHOTO]: School Superintendents Sound ‘Doomsday Budget’ Alarm

MCDONNELL SPEECH: Gov. McDonnell Vows to Veto Tax Hike

For Connection Newspapers only: Fairfax Officials Angry Over School Funding

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

VCEDA Advisory Board meeting

Richmond Tea Party Rally

School superintendents