Chris Christie might be getting some deserved attention right now for his superior leadership in New Jersey, but it’s Bob McDonnell and his 63% approval rating that has raised $2.5 million for GOP candidates nationwide. Good read today in Politics Daily about McDonnell’s recent campaigning throughout the country, including in New Hampshire, with Republican Governors […]
Can you sense it in the air? It’s desperation, and I love it. I’ll admit I’ve had my qualms about putting the 11th in the camp of the GOP, but if the rhetoric and some other tea leaves are any indication, Gerry Connolly is in a lot of trouble.
Del. Sal Iaquinto serves as Chairman of the Board for People In Need (PIN). PIN is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that serves homeless people in Virginia Beach.
Del. Iaquinto is hosting a big Comedy Night fundraiser for this fine charity on November 5th at Grand Affairs at 6:30 PM.
Rep. Owen Pickett, 80, member of the House of Delegates from 1972-1986 and congressman from Virginia’s 2nd District from 1987-2001 has passed away. From Gov. Bob McDonnell: “I am deeply saddened to learn of the passing of my good friend Owen Pickett. Owen dedicated his life to public service. He was a patriot. He served […]
Franking mail — ever heard of it? Rep. Tom Perriello has… and man, does he appreciate your help. Most people don’t know that Congress can spend gobs of money informing constituents back home about what’s going on in D.C. They’re called “franking privileges” and they’re a big hit with some congressmen on the ropes. More […]
While Virginia’s 8th Congressional District is predominately Democratic, it is appearing that many voters in this district are growing tired of Rep. Jim Moran’s service as Congressman. According to a recent article in The Daily Caller, Republican challenger Patrick Murray is gaining ground on Moran according to a poll conducted by McLaughlin & Associates. This […]
Here’s the quote you can’t miss: Now folks, I have been active in Virginia politics a long time, and Jeff Clarke has never shown up for those battles that conservatives have been fighting for years. Ouch… that’s painful, and a not-too-uncommon complaint heard by conservatives who were Tea Party while the rest were still being […]
DCCC is conducting a campaign in Virginia’s 2nd and 5th Congressional Districts targeting Republican voters and highlighting how they think the third party candidates are too conservative to be elected.
There was a slight hiccup today on the twittesphere, when Democrats alleged that Scott Rigell had violated Federation Election Commission law by leaving off the disclaimer ‘I’m Scott Rigell and I approved this ad’ Glenn Nye’s campaign jumped into the mix, commissioning a video, a notarized complaint and post on their campaign website about Scott […]