Home (page 26)

Author Archives: News in Brief

JLARC: Charge trash haulers to dump waste (access required)

Charging trash haulers higher fees for dumping waste in Virginia landfills could improve state and local recycling programs, according to a General Assembly study. The Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission report says a state surcharge of both in-state and ...

Read More »

Lawmakers get only middling grades (access required)

No Virginia lawmaker got better than a middling grade in a pro-business legislative monitor’s 2008 report card because the General Assembly failed to enact new transportation funding this year. Virginia FREE deducted 20 percent off the top of every legislator’s ...

Read More »