Repealing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 would increase the federal budget deficit over the period 2012-2019 by roughly $145 billion. From the Congressional Budget Office
Brings together statistics and measures progress in Hampton Roads in various quality of life areas including economics, housing, and transportation. From the Hampton Roads Plan District Commission
Finds that cooperative purchasing methods were used for 40% of major recurring purchases by school divisions, but that some divisions were able to obtain lower prices through independent competitive purchases. From the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission
Identifies weaknesses in Virginia’s approach to transportation planning, especially with underutilization of the state’s 14 metropolitan planning organizations. From the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission
Describes annual progress in reducing toxic substances in state waters and in improving water quality. From the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality
Press release on economic impact of Navy in Hampton Roads area. Places total impact at $14.8 million in 2009. From the Navy Region Mid-Atlantic Office.