added July 18, 2014 by Hampton Roads Chamber in Chamber News
More than 40 business leaders gathered July 17 for a Business Development Roundtable Discussion hosted by the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce and the Entrepreneurs Organization. This Business Development Caucus meeting marked the 10th of its kind to be held in the Commonwealth. On-hand to listen to business leaders were Delegates Glenn Davis, Ron Villanueva, Chris Head and Senator Jeffrey McWaters.
Governor McAuliffe announced that preliminary figures indicate the state concluded Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 with an approximately $438.5 million shortfall in general fund revenue collections, excluding transfers.
added July 10, 2014 by Hampton Roads Chamber in Chamber News
The Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce participated in a phone call with U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx on July 9. Hosted by Business Forward, a D.C.-based business group, Secretary Foxx focused on the Administration's proposed GROW AMERICA Act. He explained that unless Congress acts, by the end of the summer, the Federal Highway Trust Fund could be insolvent, putting jobs and critical road projects in many states at risk.
The Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce is hosting its 21st Annual Virginia Beach Armed Forces Awards Luncheon on July 31 to extend recognition to outstanding military from the Virginia Beach commands (Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story, Naval Air Station Oceana and Camp Pendleton, Virginia National Guard)
Four democratic incumbents resigned on June 30. With the resignations of Delegate Bob Brink, Delegate Algie Howell, Senator Henry Marsh, and Senator Phil Puckett, Virginia will now have at least three special elections on August 19.
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