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VPM Daily Newscast: Jan. 22, 2024

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VPM Daily Newscast

The VPM Daily Newscast contains all your Central Virginia news in just 5 to 10 minutes. Episodes are recorded the night before.

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Here’s a recap of the top stories on the morning of Jan. 22, 2024:   

Youngkin advances law enforcement standards delayed since 2021

Reported by VPM News’ Ben Paviour

Theproposed regulations expand reasons a law enforcement officer can be decertified, like tampering with evidence or witnesses.

Overhaul of Virginia’s education funding formula underway

Reported by VPM News’ Megan Pauly

If the Standards of Quality formula’s recommended spending lined up with what’s spent on education in Virginia, state funding would increase by 45 percent, according to the Joint Legislative Audit & Review Commission report.

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