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McAuliffe Receives National Forum For Black Public Administrators’ Leadership Award For Dedication To Public Service

July 21, 2017

The National Forum for Black Public Administrators honored Governor Terry McAuliffe last night with its 2017 Leadership Award for Dedication to Public Service.

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McAuliffe Announces Commonwealth’s Unemployment Rate Drops Again To 3.7%

July 21, 2017

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was down 0.1 percentage point in June to 3.7% after holding steady at 3.8% the previous three months.

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McAuliffe Officially Opens New State Veterans Office In Manassas

July 18, 2017

Governor Terry McAuliffe today cut the ribbon for the official grand opening of the new Virginia Department of Veterans Services office in Manassas. The new office will serve thousands of military veterans and their families in the Northern Virginia region.

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States Pledge To Meet The Cyber Threat

July 15, 2017

The National Governors Association Chair Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe yesterday kicked off the 2017 NGA Summer Meeting with a discussion on how states continue to develop strategies to thwart cyber threats. McAuliffe announced that 38 governors across the country had signed on to a compact to improve state cybersecurity in which they pledged to enhance cybersecurity governance, prepare and defend their states from cybersecurity events and help grow the nation’s cyber workforce.

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Virginia To Receive $834,991 From NOAA To Reduce Impacts Of Storm Flooding

July 14, 2017

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Virginia will receive $834,991 in federal funds from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration  in Coastal Resilience Grant appropriations to reduce the impacts of storm flooding through natural and nature-based infrastructure in the Commonwealth.

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Fiscal Year 2017 General Fund Revenue Collections Increase 3.6% And $132 Million Ahead Of Forecast

July 14, 2017

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that the Commonwealth of Virginia reached the end of fiscal year 2017 with a revenue surplus of $132 million. 

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Virginia Partners With SANS Institute To Offer Cyber Challenge For Students

July 14, 2017

Governor McAuliffe today announced a new cyber security training partnership between the Commonwealth and the SANS Institute. CyberStart, a free online game of discovery, provides Virginia high school juniors, seniors, community college and college students interested in a cybersecurity career, with a tool to learn basic cyber security skills and test their cyber aptitude.

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McAuliffe’s Policies Making Big Impact On Virginia-Based And Small Businesses

July 13, 2017

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that government entities have spent over $500 million with Virginia’s smallest businesses under policies he created to help them compete for government business. Since McAuliffe took office in January 2014, more than $695 million in additional purchase orders have gone to new, Virginia-based businesses that registered in eVA, Virginia’s online marketplace.

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McAuliffe Receives Rainbow PUSH Coalition “Trailblazer Award” For Restoring Voter Rights

July 13, 2017

The Rainbow PUSH Coalition and Citizen Education Fund has honored Governor Terry McAuliffe with a “Trailblazer Award” for his work to restore the civil and voting rights of Virginians who had been convicted of felonies, served their time, and completed any period of supervised release, parole, and probation requirements.

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McAuliffe Announces Virginia Companies Increase International Sales Through Commonwealth’s Premier Exporting Program

July 12, 2017

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that eleven companies from across the Commonwealth have graduated from the Virginia Economic Development Partnership’s Virginia Leaders in Export Trade Program, touting impressive results from their newly acquired tools to successfully export products and services overseas.

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