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Monthly archive June, 2013

Virginia Poverty Law Center Weighs in on Vehicle Title Lenders

By Village News Staff

Village News included an article this week on the vehicle title lender proposed for two locations … Read more

Title Lenders Set for BOS Decision June 26

By Mark Fausz, Village News

During a meeting last month of Chesterfield’s Planning Commission, four auto title lending cases were … Read more

Medicaid Expansion Costs Predicted to be Far Lower than Estimated

By Michael Martz, Richmond Times-Dispatch

The administration of Gov. Bob McDonnell estimates that expanding Virginia’s Medicaid program would cost the … Read more

Medicaid Expansion in VA Now Under Serious Review

By Ashley Monfort, NBC12

A hot button issue brought hundreds of demonstrators to the State Capitol on Monday. More than 200 … Read more

John Rellick Receives 2013 Virginia State Bar Legal Aid Award

The following is an excerpt from John Rellick’s remarks at the Virginia State Bar’s annual conference.  John received the Legal … Read more

SCC Ramps Up for New Role for Health Insurance Exchange

The State Corporation Commission will assume a new role on July 1 to manage insurance plans that will be sold … Read more