Too Early to Predict Impact of Medicaid Expansion on Carilion
Information continues to dribble out about the impact of Medicaid expansion on Virginia hospitals.
A Trump-Stewart Republican Party?
What do we make of Corey Stewart’s nomination as Republican candidate to run against Tim Kaine for the U.S. Senate seat?
The ‘Energy Cloud’ — Buzzword or the Future?
The energy cloud, says Navigant, will come from applying digital technologies to the electric grid, shifting from a one-way flow of electrons on power lines to a multi-directional flow and moving from large, central power stations toward Distributed Energy Resources.
CyberX Not Just an Amazon.com Subsidy
The investment builds Virginia’s capacity for cyber-security innovation.
Supremes Reject ‘Compactness’ Argument Against 2011 Redistricting
Using the courts to reform Virginia’s politicians-pick-their-voters redistricting procedures got harder than ever, thanks to last week’s ruling by the Virginia Supreme Court.
OK, We Enacted Medicaid Expansion. Let’s Measure How Well It Works.
I offer this list just to get the conversation started. Readers can refine the thinking.
Money Always Finds a Way
Every right-thinking person in America is concerned, if not downright appalled, by the role of money in politics.
Hospital Tax (No, Assessment!) Central to Budget Dispute At Special Session
Here is the budget language at the heart of the ongoing struggle over Medicaid expansion in Virginia.
Industrial-Scale Solar Comes to Virginia
If you’re curious what an industrial-scale solar farm will look like, check out Sustainable Power Group LLC’s proposed 3,500-acre solar facility in Spotsylvania County.
Russian Trolls, Gas Pipelines, and Double Standards
Mainstream media has caught on that the Russians are working to thwart the construction of natural gas pipelines in the United States.