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Bob McDonnell Says Joy Ride In CEO's Ferrari Was No 'Big Deal'

AP | MATTHEW BARAKAT and LARRY O'DELL and ALAN SUDERMAN | Posted 08.21.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Gov. Bob McDonnell downplayed the significance of his joy ride in a Ferrari owned by a former CEO of a dietary supplemen...

McDonnell, Wife Face Corruption Charges

Reuters | Posted 09.27.2014 | Politics

(Updates with jury selection complete, case adjourned until Tuesday for opening arguments) By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, ...

Big Glitch In McDonnell Case Fixed

AP | LARRY O'DELL | Posted 02.25.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say they have corrected technical problems that effectively delayed the transfer of a vast amount of comput...

CEO Of Company In Bob McDonnell Scandal Steps Down

AP | Posted 12.27.2013 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A troubled dietary supplement maker in Virginia will start next year off with a new leader after its chief executive stepped do...

Embattled GOP Gov. Speaks About Friendship With Donor

AP | BOB LEWIS | Posted 08.16.2013 | Politics

MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- For four years, Jonnie R. Williams Sr. and Gov. Bob McDonnell shared a friendship that afforded Williams access to the pinnacle o...

McDonnell Makes Shifts Amid Scandal

AP | STEVE SZKOTAK | Posted 10.07.2013 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell has refinanced his private residence and restructured loans on other properties as he repays a busin...

McDonnell Says Big Wedding Gift Returned

AP | BOB LEWIS | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. — Gov. Bob McDonnell said Wednesday that his daughter Cailin has returned the $15,000 check she received for her wedding from Jonn...

Former Obama Adviser: Virginia Governor Should Step Down

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics

Robert Gibbs, former adviser to President Barack Obama, called on embattled Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) to resign Monday amid an ethics scandal an...

Luke Johnson

McDonnell Makes About-Face

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 07.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In an attempt to quash an ethics scandal that has led to resignation rumors, Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) said that loans made to his...

'Hobnobber' Scrutinized In McDonnell Investigation

AP | MICHAEL FELBERBAUM | Posted 05.13.2013 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. -- When Jonnie R. Williams believed he had discovered a way to make tobacco less harmful, the Virginia car salesman-turned-entrepreneur ...

McDonnell Gets FBI Scrutiny

AP | BOB LEWIS | Posted 06.30.2013 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. — Gov. Bob McDonnell said Tuesday his administration never gave special treatment to a dietary supplement company that is under a ...

FBI Questions Link Between GOP Gov, Donor, Sources Say

AP | BOB LEWIS | Posted 06.29.2013 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. — Two people close to a federal investigation of a nutritional supplements manufacturer say the FBI is examining the relationship ...