• Sen Mark Obenshain

    Obenshain’s Thoughts on Constitution DayPolicy

    State Senator Mark Obenshain shared timely thoughts on the 223rd anniversary of the signing of the United States Constitution. The scene was Philadelphia in 1787, where thirty-nine men were concluding months of arduous debate on a subject no less momentous than the creation of a new form of government. On September 17th of that year, […]

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    First Losers Offer Sarah Palin Campaign AdvicePolitics

    I am not on the Sarah Palin for President bandwagon. In fact she joins the list of people I do not want to be the GOP nominee in 2012. That list includes Palin, Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney, Mike Huckabee and anybody with the last name Bush. Still, I find it laughable that people continue to […]

  • Gov McDonnell

    McDonnell on the HillPolicy

    Congressman Cantor introduced Governor Bob McDonnell to members of the Republican Study Committee as “His Excellency,” the official title of Virginia Chief Executive. McDonnell met yesterday morning with a select group of conservative members of Congress on Capitol Hill. He had a clear message for Washington Republicans who are hoping to take back the majority: […]

  • Rick Boucher buys car with campaign dollarsPolitics

    Really? Do I even need to explain how incompetent this is? Congressman Rick Boucher buys a car with campaign funds.

  • Glenn Nye “completely booked until Election Day”Politics

    Interested in having Glenn Nye speak to your civic group or business meeting? Interested in speaking to your Congressional representative before Election Day? You’re out of luck! Glenn Nye is “completely booked until Election Day.” That’s what the Regent College Republicans, after consultation with Regent College Democrats, were told after they were turned down by […]

  • dncchange

    Democrats offer Change that Matters because we can no longer believe in the change they gave us in 2008.Politics

    Yesterday, we were in anticipation of Tim Kaine’s big announcement that was going to (and we quote), “excite Democrats across the country.” Well, here it is: Seriously, it’s a new logo and a new website (get yer own link). It’s no longer “Change we can believe in,” it’s “Change that Matters.” We are not making […]

  • boucherobama

    NRCC places $82,000 ad buy against BoucherPolitics

    The National Republican Congressional Committee will start airing ads this week against 28-year incumbent Rick Boucher in Virginia’s Fightin’ Ninth. [CQPolitics.] Boucher has long been safe in the 9th, but his key role in drafting Cap and Trade legislation may be eroding his support among the coal counties. Earlier this month Bearing Drift reported that […]

  • NFIB Endorses Hurt, Perriello ScoffsPolitics

    The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) endorses state Sen. Robert Hurt. Meanwhile, Rep. Tom Perriello complains that Sen. Hurt is no friend of small business owners due to his support for repeal of Obamacare.

  • Iaquinto’s gonna need a bigger boatPolitics

    Del. Sal Iaquinto’s major annual fundraiser is usually a nod to a blockbuster film (Pirates of the Caribbean, The Godfather). This year is no different. LAWS! Chief Brody, Matt Hooper, Quint and a 25-foot Great White Shark? No. Not Jaws. It’s Laws! Just when you thought it was safe to go back to the Capitol. […]

  • majorannouncement

    Tim Kaine: It’s a Major Award!Politics

    er…I mean, a Major Announcement. Word on the web is that former part-time Virginia Governor, now DNC Chair Tim “There’s nothing wrong with my eyebrow” Kaine will make a major announcement tomorrow regarding the future of the Democratic Party. According to CNN a source says “Kaine will announce something that will excite Democrats across the […]