Republican congressional candidate in Virginia’s Second District, Scott Rigell, recently appeared on Fox News to discuss his relationship with the Tea Party, his conservative credentials, and hints at his congressional reforms, which will be released here on Bearing Drift soon.
Republicans continue to offer democratically chosen spending cuts offered by the American people, only to be turned aside by Pelosi-led Democrats.
I had the privilege to attend the event on Saturday, and I was impressed with the new found conservative enthusiasm. However, as an ardent observer and a proud Virginian I was very impressed with Governor McDonnell’s performance…
So, Christine O’Donnell has admitted that she once “dabbled” in witchcraft. So. What? But according to blogs and tweets on Saturday, her political career is over. Not because she says she IS a witch. But because she dabbled in it and rejected it. If she were a Democrat the left would be filing suit to […]
The National Republican Campaign Committee has ventured into Virginia’s Ninth District race between incumbent Democrat Rick Boucher and his GOP challenger Morgan Griffith. The ad is critical of Boucher’s votes for bailouts, bloated budgets, and reminds constituents that he votes with President Obama’s agenda 93% of the time. CQ is reporting the NRCC spent $82,000 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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: […]