Virginia Lawmakers Leave Richmond Without a Budget Agreement
by Deirdre Blake
posted Mar 10 2014 9:30AM
Our state lawmakers left Richmond over the weekend without agreeing on a two year $96 billion dollar proposed budget. The governor has called a special session in two weeks to search for an agreement. Using five-million-bucks already available for Virginia to expand Medicaid to about 400,000 residents is a big sticking point.