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Union membership in state now at 4.7% (access required)

NORFOLK—Union members made up 4.7 percent of Virginia’s work force in 2009, up from 4.1 percent from the previous year. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said in a report Wednesday that about 166,000 wage and hourly workers belonged to ...

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VSB Disciplinary Actions (access required)

On Jan. 22, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board summarily suspended Robert Winthrop Johnson II’s license to practice law in response to the District of Columbia Court of Appeals’s 30-day suspension of Johnston’s license to practice in that jurisdiction, effective ...

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Griffith aiming for Congress

Virginia House majority leader Morgan Griffith, R-Salem, is hoping to challenge long-time Rep. Rick Boucher for the 9th District Congressional seat, reports The Roanoke Times . “It’s going to take a lot of time and money, but I believe it ...

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Virginia plaintiff claims Yoga fraud scheme

A former Virginia resident has joined other disillusioned devotees of a nationwide chain of Yoga facilities who claim the organization robbed them of their free will and took control of their minds and their money. Andrew Myers is suing various ...

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The ‘Gridiron’ grip & grin

Sarah Palin. The Salahis. The “Haddocks Squared.” Dapper Congressman Jim Moran as a song-and-dance man. They all showed up last night at the George Washington Masonic Memorial (right) in Alexandria. Masonic temples may be suspected sites for secret rites, but ...

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