Governor Joe Manchin’s candidacy was born in a little state right next to Virginia. But now it seems that Manchin, the would be Senate heir to the recently departed Robert Byrd, may be under investigation. Manchin’s Office Confirms Subpoenas West Virginia Watchdog Gov. Joe Manchin‘s office confirmed today that state government officials have been contacted […]
The Virginia ACLU says police officers should ignore Attorney General Cuccinelli’s opinion on immigration status inquiries. In a letter sent yesterday to Virginia Sheriffs and Chiefs of Police, the Virginia ACLU advised law enforcement to “disregard” the attorney general’s opinion. They use fancy legal language to warn law enforcement that they are opening their jurisdictions […]
Norfolk’s Mayor Paul Fraim is complaining about the midtown tunnel project being on time and on budget when the McDonnell administration is making sure the project is on time and on budget.
Gov. Bob McDonnell stood with the EPA recently to announce that nearly $1 million would be spent on projects meant to “green” Richmond, but was it the right decision?
As D.J McGuire has pointed out in a recent post,a decision striking down Proposition 8 has been rendered by a federal judge in California. It is hard to decide where to begin in even describing the problems with this most recent ruling. However, the precedent breaking aspects of this case are perhaps the most appalling. […]
Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell appeared on MSNBC this morning with Andrea Mitchell to discuss the state’s possible privatization of ABC stores.
Almost two months after the primary, candidate for Republican nomination Jim McKelvey has endorsed Robert Hurt for Congress in Virginia’s 5th District. Press release from McKelvey’s Take Our Country Back PAC is after the break.
Those who followed the lawsuit against Proposition 8 (California’s anti-same-sex-marriage state constitutional amendment) are not surprised that Judge Walker ruled it unconstitutional (federally), based on how the trial was going. By the time you read this, the appeal may already be filed. However, I do think there are a few surprises in store as this […]
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.