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(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
June 13, 2018 - 2:54 pm
By MARTIN CRUTSINGER , AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve took note of a resilient U.S. economy Wednesday by raising its benchmark interest rate for the second time this year and signaling that it may step up its pace of rate increases. The Fed now foresees four rate hikes...
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May 24, 2018 - 10:55 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week, continuing at their highest levels in seven years amid the peak home buying season. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average rate on 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages was 4.66 percent, up from 4.61 percent last week. Pushing toward the...
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May 17, 2018 - 12:19 pm
RICHMOND —The State Board for Community Colleges established the 2018-2019 academic year in-state tuition and mandatory fees rate at $154 per credit hour today at its regular May meeting. Beginning this fall, in-state students will pay an additional $3.75 per credit hour – an increase of 2.5...
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March 22, 2018 - 2:40 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — UPDATE: Dominion says the increase is $1.39 per month, not $1.98. Dominion Energy is seeking a rate increase to pay for burying power lines. The state's largest electric utility filed an application with state regulators Monday to approve part of a larger undergrounding project...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 09, 2018 - 4:28 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Senate has passed legislation putting new limits on regulators' ability to lower utilities' electric rates that are currently earning excessive profits. The Senate voted Friday for the bill, which also providing some rebates for past overearnings. The vote came...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 05, 2018 - 3:39 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Governor Ralph Northam is endorsing a major overhaul of electricity regulations that's been sought by utilities, despite warnings from the state's attorney general that customers will end up paying more than they should. Northam's statement says he supports legislation imposing...
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