McDonnell couldn’t resist the call of the tax protesters in amending the transportation package — but in terms of new revenue, it survives.
A little tap-tap here, another there . . . the sound issuing from the governor’s office late Monday was Gov. Bob McDonnell chipping away at his legacy. And for what?
To respond to the pleadings of special interests unhappy about getting hit up for more tax revenue to help narrow a gap between Virginia’s transportation needs and the money required to meet them.