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Remarks of Governor Bob McDonnell to the Joint Meeting of the Senate Finance Committee, House Appropriations and House Finance Committees

Governor’s annual speech to the money committees. Calls for state employees to pay 5% into Virginia Retirement to bolster the solvency of system financing and proposes reduction in state contribution to optional retirement plan. Adds funds for higher education financial assistance and expanded enrollment.  From the Office of the Governor