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VPM Daily Newscast: May 8, 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 May 8, 2024:   

General Assembly, Youngkin still have ‘work to do’ on budget compromise
Reported by VPM News’ Jahd Khalil

Virginia’s special budget session for the next two fiscal years starts Monday, May 13.

Federal, state agencies mum on Mountain Valley Pipeline's burst pipe 
Reported by West Virginia Public Broadcasting’s Curtis Tate

The May 1 rupture only released water. Developer Equitrans Midstream has asked federal regulators for permission to begin operations at month’s end.

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