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Bob McDonnell Makes First Remarks Since His Indictment

AP | By ALAN SUDERMAN | Posted 06.17.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Gov. Bob McDonnell received sustained applause from several hundred Virginia Republicans on Tuesday evening at a politic...

Case Against Bob McDonnell To Proceed

AP | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The corruption trial against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, is set to go to trial this summer after ...

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...

Former Virginia First Lady At Heart Of Gift Scandal

AP | ALLEN G. BREED and BROCK VERGAKIS | Posted 02.24.2014 | Politics

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Elaine Kubiak finds it impossible to reconcile the social-climbing, bullying and bizarre-acting former first lady of Virg...

McDonnell's Pre-Trial Talks Limited By Federal Judge

AP | Posted 02.03.2014 | Politics

BY ALAN SUDERMAN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal judge is limiting what former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Mau...

Lawyers Debate Scope Of McDonnells' Contact With Witnesses

AP | Posted 01.29.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Prosecutors and defense lawyers for former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, are arguing over how much contact...

Sordid Tale of Bob McDonnell Totally Explains Income Inequality

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 03.29.2014 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

These arrangements enrich some politicians and CEOs while impoverishing everyone else. The resulting rising income inequality is deliberate, not an accidental slip of some clumsy invisible hand of the market.

Bob McDonnell Had His Charm, E-I-E-I-O...

Rick Horowitz | Posted 03.27.2014 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

A Scandal Sing-Along! ...

Bob McDonnell, Wife Plead Not Guilty To Corruption Charges

Posted 01.24.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife have pleaded not guilty to federal corruption charges. Bob and Maureen McDon...

Three Plays, Three Scripts: Obama's Drone, Christie's Dodge and McDonnell's Dig

Alan Kelly | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics
Alan Kelly

If, as the adage goes, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, then the weight of the recent landmark speeches by Messrs. Obama, Christie and McDonnell is telling... maybe.

Gov. Gifty Appearing In Court

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics

By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va., Jan 24 (Reuters) - Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell and his wife are scheduled to make their...

Luke Johnson

Bob McDonnell, Wife Indicted On Federal Corruption Charges

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) and his wife, Maureen, were indicted by a federal grand jury Tuesday on a combined 14 counts rela...

Bob McDonnell, Wife Indicted On Federal Corruption Charges: Report

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) and wife Maureen were indicted on federal corruption charges Monday, the Washington Post reports. The couple...

Prosecutors To Decide Soon On Filing Charges Against McDonnell

Washington Post | Posted 08.18.2013 | Politics

Attorneys for Virginia Gov. Robert F. McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, will spend Monday locked in separate hours-long meetings trying to convince fed...

McDonnell Scandal Gets Even More Complicated

Reuters | Posted 10.17.2013 | Politics

By Brendan O'Brien Aug 17 (Reuters) - The first lady of Virginia bought and held Star Scientific stock when she and her husband Gover...

Investigators Reportedly Looking At Virginia First Lady's Free Dental Work

The Washington Post | Posted 07.19.2013 | Politics

RICHMOND — Investigators looking into gifts to Gov. Robert F. McDonnell and his family have asked questions about whether first lady Maureen McDonne...

Virginia Governor's Wife Under Spotlight In Gifts Scandal

Washington Post | Posted 09.12.2013 | Politics

Maureen McDonnell was a whirlwind, zipping from book-signings and ribbon-cuttings to baby showers for military moms. She averaged nearly three speeche...

Political Wives Cover For Their Husbands

The Daily Beast | Posted 07.08.2013 | Politics

The days when women in political marriages stood stoically by their man have given way to a new paradigm of the wife as validator, a cover for her hus...

Virginia First Lady's Controversial Shopping Spree

Richmond Times-Dispatch | Jim Nolan | Posted 08.25.2013 | DC

In the spring of 2011, Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell flew to New York and was treated to a high-end shopping spree courtesy of Star Scientific...

McDonnell's Wife Paid As Consultant To Coal Philanthropy

Washington Post | Posted 06.03.2013 | Politics

Maureen McDonnell, the wife of Virginia’s governor, was paid $36,000 last year to attend a handful of meetings as a consultant to the philanthropic ...

Ex-Chef To McDonnell Caught Up In Drama

AP | STEVE SZKOTAK | Posted 07.11.2013 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. — When he was hired in 2010 as chef at Virginia's historic Executive Mansion, Todd Schneider came with celebrity cachet, claiming ...