A poll of CPAC participants demonstrates a youthful and libertarian trajectory in the 21st century conservative movement.
Bearing Drift has learned that Ben Hudson, a U.S. Army veteran who ran as a write-in candidate for Congress in 2012, will soon inform the Fifth District Democratic Committee of his intention to seek that party’s nomination to challenge incumbent Representative Robert Hurt (R-Chatham) in 2014. Hudson has posted a skeleton campaign web site that […]
The Mercatus Center at George Mason University has published a new study ranking the fiscal conditions of the 50 states. While on a few measures Virginia is in the top 20 — but not in the top ten — its overall fiscal condition is smack-dab in the middle, ranking 25th in the country. By comparison, […]
Campaign memorabilia from Mark Obenshain’s 2013 bid for Attorney General is already available for purchase on eBay. Too soon?
Robert Sarvis, the Libertarian candidate for Virginia governor in 2013, almost cost Democratic nominee Terry McAuliffe the election. Republican candidate Ken Cuccinelli’s campaign had relentlessly attacked Sarvis during the last three or four weeks leading to November 5, and may have carved off enough Sarvis supporters to give McAuliffe the edge he needed to win. […]