Sen. Jim Webb wants a committee hearing on DoD’s recommendation to close JFCOM
August 16, 2010 6:16 PM
Sen. Jim Webb (D-Va.) wants a Senate hearing on the Department of Defense's recommendation to the president to eliminate the U. S. Joint Forces Command in Norfolk.
McDonnell creates health reform council
August 16, 2010 5:21 PM
Gov. Bob McDonnell is creating a council to create recommendations on ways to improve health-care access and delivery, lower costs and address Medicaid’s growing costs.
McDonnell seeks to increase SWAM procurement
August 16, 2010 5:19 PM
Gov. Bob McDonnell has created a Governor’s Supplier Diversity Advisory Board to revamp Virginia’s procurement process for small and minority-owned businesses.
ManTech to provide cyber-security services for FBI
August 16, 2010 5:17 PM
ManTech International Corp. has been awarded a $99.5 million contract to provide cyber-security for the FBI.
SAIC to support military vehicle maintenance facilities
August 16, 2010 5:16 PM
McLean-based Science Applications International Corp. has received a military contract worth up to $241 million.
Commercial real estate roundup, 8/16/10
August 16, 2010 6:00 AM
A technical college leases space at Roanoke's Tanglewood Mall while a Bethesda-based REIT continues to invest in Loudoun County. This and other real estate news from around the state.
Community Bankers Trust defers dividend payment on TARP-related stock
August 13, 2010 6:20 PM
The holding company for Essex Bank, issued preferred stock to the Treasury Department in receiving $17.7 million in TARP funds
Virginia delegation continues to question the decision to close Joint Forces Command
August 13, 2010 6:06 PM
Virginia Sens. Jim Webb and Mark Warner, along with four Virginia congressmen, are questioning the legality of Defense Seretary Robert Gates’ recommendation to close the U.S. Joint Forces Command in Norfolk.
General Dynamics awarded $80 million to support Department of Health and Human Services program
August 13, 2010 6:02 PM
The company will support the Department of Health and Human Service’s Early Retiree Reinsurance Program.