Governor Bob McDonnell has created an independent bipartisan advisory commission on redistricting, though some Democrats say that the group lacks the power to bring forth any meaningful redistricting reforms. Craig Carper reports.
Democratic Delegate Jennifer McClellan of Richmond again is proposing increased penalties for stalking and closing the state’s gun show loophole along with new legislation to reexamine how money is allocated to schools statewide. Craig Carper reports.
Neighboring North Carolina has recorded its first flu death of 2011, and as Charles Fishburne reports, both Virginia and North Carolina have now been listed by the CDC as having widespread incidents of the flu.