Tom Gordy, known well to those of us in Hampton Roads as former Congresswoman Thelma Drake’s Chief of Staff, is running for state Senate against the venerable incumbent Democrat, Chuck Colgan. Gordy, a small business owner and Navy Reserve officer, has been actively campaigning in the 29th District against Colgan. It appears that Gordy has […]
The NAACP has come out against a proposed uranium mine in Pittslyvania county. The organization is not the first to oppose the mine, nor is it likely the last. However, the reason given for the group’s opposition is straight out of typecasting: “The risk uranium mining poses to our drinking water, air quality and local […]
Democracy is dead. The two party system is a hoax. Sinner, repent. Back on October 25th, this was the topic of a Washington Post editorial that lamented the lack of competition in so many General Assembly races. While one can, and should, quibble with the Post’s conclusions, the piece did provide a laugh. Consider this […]
Well that didn’t take long — good ol’ Brandon Bell decided that his soul was worth about $202,500. From the campaign of State Senator Ralph Smith: “It is great that Brandon Bell has at long last acknowledged his true partisan affiliation,” said Senator Ralph K. Smith (R-Roanoke County). “For months, Brandon Bell has tried to […]
RPV decided to condemn the Loudoun GOP’s collection of Democratic zombie pictures after the Washington Post (friend to conservatives everywhere) decided to score some cheap hits courtesy of Too Conservative (equal friend to conservatives everywhere). So I guess the Loudoun GOP taking a cue from liberal portrayals of George Bush as a zombie was a […]
Andrew Schwarz erroneously links the United Nations and the Catholic Church in an attempt to compare carbon credits with — wait for it — indulgences. The link being, necessarily, that blind faith in climate change is comparable to… well… you know… those papists trying to throw us back into an age of mysticism. Or something like […]
BDers, State Senate Majority (soon to be Minority) Leader Dick Saslaw, quoted in the AP, has openly challenged us. Here’s his quote: “There is no one on this planet capable of insulting me.” Dick, CHALLENGE ACCEPTED! BDers, have at it!
President Obama and the Democrats in congress have been pushing the American public, upon whom they have inflicted the guilt of geocontamination, to accept a new policy of religious indulgence in the name of environmentalism.
Governor Bob McDonnell hands out treats to little Halloween visitors. This is absolutely precious. The look of wonderment on the little girl’s face as she holds a package of M&Ms and looks up at the Governor is adorable. These little trick-or-treaters from the VDOT daycare center visited the Governor’s office in the Patrick Henry building […]