The federal government’s reluctance to secure the nation’s southern border and Arizona’s subsequent attempts to fill this vacuum has reignited the perennial debate over illegal immigration. Understandably, the immigration issue is trickling over into congressional races across the nation, including Virginia’s 9th District, currently represented by Democrat Rep. Rick Boucher. Rep. Boucher, a 14-term incumbent, […]
Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell was criticized by Virginia’s Americans for Prosperity chief, Ben Marchi, over perceived wasteful environmental spending by the government in the city of Richmond.
“The Republican Party agenda has become the tea party agenda, and vice versa,” Democratic National Committee chairman, and former Governor of Virginia, Tim Kaine said at a news conference last week. I wish! If that were the case, I might still be a Republican. But what does the Tea Party movement really stand for? What […]
How many times does an illegal immigrant have to be arrested before he is kicked out of the country?
My local paper, the Free Lance-Star, is unahppy about Corey Stewart’s Rule of Law Resolution. Stewart, the current chairman of the Prince William Board of Supervisors, is reacting to the kerfuffle over Arizona’s SB1070, and trying to take his own PW policies on illegal aliens and adapt them to the state. He adds one twist […]
Oh, not like it hasn’t been speculated for a long time. But former Governor, and failed Presidential candidate L. Douglas Wilder has called for Barack Obama to push Joe Biden to the side and name Hillary Clinton as his running mate for 2012. In an editorial published in Politico, Wilder says: With this state of […]
When one thinks of political campaigning, they usually think of utilizing earned media and relying on the grassroots to get the message out. However, with the advent of new media and social networks (such as Facebook and Twitter), political campaigns have been using this in addition to the grassroots to get their message out to […]