Last week on October 7, it was reported that Liberia’s President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, asked for more emergency powers to help contain and prevent the current Ebola crisis. Liberia is already under a state of emergency and curfew, which began in August. But according to VOA News: “In a letter to the Plenary of the […]
During a speech at UNLV this week, Hillary Clinton discussed higher education and her opinion that “more needs to be done to assure young people can achieve their dreams and free students from debt.” While making higher education more affordable is certainly a worthwhile endeavor, the means by which the Democrats have made changes — […]
We remember the Lincoln-Douglas battle of 1858 for the “debates,” but it reshaped the Election of 1860 and events beyond, becoming not just the most famous midterm election, but also the most important.
Momentum is changing in US Senate race. But will Gillespie empty the tank?
20 days before the November elections, Governor McAulliffe’s budget cuts forced Virginia’s elections department to reorganize and cut three jobs. Really?
Imagine your whole neighborhood is unreachable for the night. Your children are in their early teens – certainly able to be left alone while you run some errands, but not to spend the night by themselves. The area is on lockdown because someone believed to be a homicidal psycho is thought to be in or […]
The Senate race is about to get rough.
Very few midterm elections affect both the winning and losing parties in the long run (the exceptions make up this list), but Virginia’s 2006 Senate election impacted both – and very quickly.