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Ken Cuccinelli

With GOP in control of Virginia's legislature, McAuliffe agenda sunk

RICHMOND — They canned his name for a health-care initiative, changed the name of his economic development fund, whacked his effort to expand pre-school — all in all, the governor had a tough time in the General Assembly this year. But it wasn't as fierce as last year, and the reason probably comes down to a handful of open state Senate seats that will be contested in November. After delegations from the House of Delegates and the state Senate went up to Gov. Terry McAuliffe's Capitol office, the governor acknowledged he didn't get everything he asked for this session, adding that some of his proposals — gun control, an easily removed Medicaid expansion...

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