The conservative publication “National Review” used Virginia’s Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-11) to illustrate the conflict the Obama administration and Pelosi/Reid Democrats might have in ending the Bush tax cuts. While Connolly has been a rumber-stamp for most of Obama’s liberal agenda, riding the president’s coat-tails to victory in 2008, National Review highlight’s Connolly’s recent conversion […]
Incandescent light bulbs are going the way of the horse and buggy. And with them 200 manufacturing jobs at the General Electric plant in Winchester, Virginia. The Washington Post called it “the end of an era.” The light bulb has changed very little from Thomas Edison’s basic concept until now. But why is it changing […]
As Jim pointed out to me the other day, the preview on the 11th reads like a Gerry Connolly infomercial, but it still paints a decent picture of the 11th. They attempt to paint Connolly as a moderate and mention a number of factors that could spare him from the Republican tsunami this November.
It’s amazing to me to see Democrats get all upset about someone planning to burn a Quran, but have no problem with burning an American Flag.
Over at Virginia Virtucon, Riley has been doing an excellent job delving into 1st District Congressional candidate Krystal Ball’s finances. The latest from Riley: So now they are on their FOURTH explanation of where and how Ball received the $1 million to $5 million in K12, Inc. stock that showed up on her latest financial […]
Bob McDonnell led the Republican Party to its biggest win in Virginia history with a mandate to restore prosperity to Virginia. Today, he could lead both the Commonwealth and the party into the ditch.
While no doubt the pundits in Virginia will be watching Scott Rigell, Robert Hurt, Morgan Griffith, and Keith Fimain, another race to look at is the County Board race in Arlington. While voters in 2010 have important national issues in mind like health care and the economy, there are an abundance of local issues in […]