Economy


It's Time to Look Beyond Legalization
Dogwood Download: Things You Should Know For Friday, March 5.

RICHMOND-Portsmouth kids have a return date, Gov. Northam surprises some people and protesters say State Police need to explain some things.

State Bill Would Help Schools
Dogwood Download: Things You Should Know For Thursday, March 4

RICHMOND-Schools in Richmond are set to reopen, UVA says no to Final Exercises and cicadas are swarming.

Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe speaks at a pre-release book signing event for his book, "Beyond Charlottesville: Taking a stand against white nationalism," at River City Roll Brewery in Richmond on July 25, 2019.
McAuliffe Focuses on Needs of Black Businesses, How to Help Them

RICHMOND-Former governor Terry McAuliffe discussed the problems Black-owned businesses face with Mama J's owner Lester Johnson on Facebook.

New Law Will Help Protect Consumer Data
No More Information For Sale : Marsden’s Bill Protects Consumer Data

RICHMOND-The Consumer Data Protection Act establishes a framework for controlling and processing personal data.

However, legalization doesn't take effect for another three years.
Did Virginia Legalize Marijuana? What Does The Bill Actually Do?

RICHMOND-The Virginia General Assembly legalized marijuana in Virginia last week, but it won’t take effect until 2024.

Businesses Say Northam's Order Isn't Helping
Northam’s Order Lifts Some COVID-19 Restrictions Starting Today

RICHMOND-At midnight this morning, Virginia’s COVID-19 restrictions changed.

Virginia's Transportation Infrastructure Needs Federal Help
Warner Proposes Investments During Regional Transit Roundtable

ARLINGTON - Virginia's transportation industry needs federal support.