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Virginia News Headlines: Tuesday Morning

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Here are a few Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Tuesday, April 24. Also, see President Obama’s speech at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum “about honoring the pledge of ‘never again’ by doing everything we can to prevent mass atrocities and genocide.” The question today: what to do about Syria, where the regime has murdered thousands of its own citizens and continues to do so as we speak.

*Mexican immigration in reverse, study says (Uh oh, what are all the anti-“illegals” folks going to do now that there’s no “illegal immigration” problem anymore? Ha.)

*Va. budget provides more for higher ed, nothing for pregnancy prevention

*Douglass Declares Victory, Williams Does Not Concede

*Editorial: Gov. McDonnell’s gun record (“Virginia’s governor asks other states to help with background checks while rolling back protections here.”)

*Editorial: A pox on pandering (“Rep. Frank Wolf isn’t afraid to lecture GOP leaders on fiscal responsibility.”)

*Cuccinelli sues Tareq Salahi

*McDonnell asks Va. universities to keep tuition in check

*Mayor: Housing tops Alexandria issues

*Greenberg out as Virginia Tech men’s basketball coach (Assistant coach departures ‘sat wrong way’ with athletic director)

*Proposed $1.1 billion Norfolk budget: Pay raises, no tax hike

*Bike trail and school funding top priorities at Manassas budget meeting

*Forecast: Lingering clouds and slow warming; warmer Wednesday with showers again Thursday