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CNS Stories for Week 1 (Jan. 10-16)

January 17, 2011

Here are the stories we distributed over the past week:

REPUBLICAN AGENDA: Republicans Outline Agenda for Legislative Session

MAJORITY LEADER COX [ATTN PETERSBURG PROGRESS-INDEX]: House Welcomes Kirk Cox as New Majority Leader

GOVERNOR SPEECH: Governor: ‘Bob’s Still for Jobs’

GOV SPEECH REACTION [ATTN LOUNDOUN, NOVA]: Governor’s Address Draws Mixed Reactions

SMYTH COUNTY REACTION: Smyth Lawmakers Praise Governor’s Plans

SCOTT COUNTY REACTION: Delegate Kilgore Praises Governor’s Plans

WATTS REACTION [CONNECTIONS NEWSPAPERS ONLY]: Del. Watts Gives Governor Mixed Reviews

MARSHALL REACTION [ATTN GAINESVILLE/PRINCE WILLIAM]: Marshall Is Wary of Boosting College Funding

PRO-LIFE RALLY [ATTN CATHOLIC HERALD, LOUDOUN, STAUNTON]: Activists Call for Abortion Restrictions

HERRING AGENDA [ATTN LOUDOUN, NOVA]: Sen. Herring Outlines Plans for Session

FIREFIGHTERS JURY DUTY [ATTN HALIFAX]: Bill Would Exempt Firefighters from Jury Duty

SEXUAL ORIENTATION [ATTN NOVA, RICHMOND]: Lawmakers Target Discrimination Against Gays

STATE GOVERNMENT BRIEFS 01/12/11

Professors Rally Thursday for Higher Ed

Richmond Central DMV Closed for Repairs

Parks Officials Seek AmeriCorps Applicants

2 Fairfax Legislators to Hold Town Meeting

STATE GOVERNMENT BRIEFS 01/14/11

Jefferson-Jackson Weekend Set for Feb. 18-20

Virginia Fishermen Off the Hook on New Fee

State Revenues Jump 9.5% in December


Photo galleries, available at pbase.com/vcucns:

Majority Leader (photos of Kirk Cox)

Governor’s State of Commonwealth Address

Pro-Life / Anti-Abortion Rally at Capitol