Thanks, Novahog, for the link:
"Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine is laying off 570 state workers as the state's budget outlook worsens. . . .The good news, as Novahog pointed out, is that thrifty Governor Kaine is going to "dry-clean his drapes less often".
. . . The Democratic governor says the state is likely to be $973 million short this fiscal year and $1.5 billion short in the fiscal year that begins next summer".