40th annual event held March 9 at the Hilton McLean Tysons Corner.
Board intends to keep options open by advertising tax increase.
Lawmakers poised to leave town without passing budget.
Budget showdowns are rare in Virginia, but not unprecedented. Back in 2004, Gov. Mark Warner clashed with Republicans over a sales tax increase. Then in 2014, Gov. Terry McAuliffe engaged in brinkmanship over expanding Medicaid. Now lawmakers are poised to end the session once again without passing a budget.
Superintendent’s budget eliminates barrier of $50 activity fee.
Open dialogue is key to quelling fear, say mental health professionals.
Gun safety is an American value.
Madison loses to South County, 41-40.