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CNS Stories for Week 7 (Feb. 21-27)

February 28, 2011

Here are the stories we distributed over the past week:

VCU BUDGET [Commonwealth Times only]: State Budget Restores $17 Million for VCU

ABORTION REGULATION: Abortion Regulations Could Close Clinics

PLANNED PARENTHOOD: Planned Parenthood’s Supporters Rally at VCU

ABORTION CONFRONTATION: Graphic Protest Highlights Abortion Debate

CATHOLIC WRAPUP [ATTN ARLINGTON CATHOLIC HERALD]: Catholics Celebrate Legislative Wins

INFANT DNA: Mothers Will Get Baby’s DNA Sample

PROPERTY RIGHTS: Resolution Strengthens Property Rights

HEART DISEASE: Heart Attack Death Rates Plummet

VETERANS JOBS: Bills Help Veterans Get Health-Care Jobs

WISCONSIN RALLY: Virginians Rally to Support Wisconsin Workers

PROGRESSIVE CAUCUS [ATTN NOVA]: Virginia Legislators Form Progressive Caucus

BLACK HISTORY [ATTN PETERSBURG]: Legislators Honor Black Trailblazers

HENRIETTA LACKS: Legislative Tribute to Unwitting Medical Contributor

FREEDOM RIDERS: Resolution Recognizes Freedom Rides

MCDONNELL BASKETBALL GAME: Lobbyists, Politicians Face Off on Court

DEANGELO HALL: Lawmakers Honor Football Star, Philanthropist

STATE FISH: Kids Hook Assembly Into Honoring Fish

CYBERBULLYING: New Law Targets Cyberbullying


Photo galleries, available at pbase.com/vcucns:

Progressive Caucus Formed

Virginians Rally for Wisconsin

Planned Parenthood Rally

Abortion Confrontation

Black History Month

Henrietta Lacks

McDonnell’s Capitol Square Basketball Classic

DeAngelo Hall Visits Virginia Senate