• Candidate Introduction Series: Tag Greason, 32nd DistrictPodcastsPolitics

    Tag Greason, father of three and small businessman, talks about his challenger campaign to Del. David Poisson in the 32nd District. Greason is campaigning on pro-family, pro-business issues in Loudoun County, and makes the case for why Del. Poisson has not done the job effectively.

  • Oppo-research on Bolling papers indicates McDonnell thesis was not an innocent findPolitics

    Washington Post writer Amy Gardner claimed that she was cued into Bob McDonnell’s thesis because of an interview the paper conducted with him. “The Washington Post learned of the thesis in a recent interview with McDonnell, who mentioned it in answering a question about his political roots.” She went onto write “McDonnell brought up the […]

  • Steve Shannon Holds Con Call To Say He Can’t Do The Job Of AGPolitics

    Lowell Feld is reporting that Steve Shannon held a conference call today to emphasize to Virginians that he would be unable to fulfill his role as Attorney General because of the strong urge to score political points.  From Blue Virginia: “Delegate Hamilton’s actions are intolerable. That is why I was the first state official to […]

  • Charlie Diradour Lies In Announcement Speech, Says Campaign Was A MistakePodcastsPolitics

    Virginia 3rd Congressional District resident and hopeful 7th District Democratic nominee Charlie Diradour announced yesterday that he would be running against Rep. Eric Cantor because Rep. Cantor was tweeting during President Obama’s joint session address on Health Care. Problem is, Cantor wasn’t tweeting. He was taking notes. Prompting Diradour to announce that his reason for […]

  • Deeds camp sending mixed messagesPolitics

    Remember a couple of weeks ago when a female Deeds staffer called the McDonnell campaign, attempting to pose as a reporter to get news releases? It sent Deeds campaign manger Joe Abbey into orbit and he reprimanded the worker. Well, now something similar has happened. Apparently someone at Deeds camp has gone off the reservation […]

  • Virginian-Pilot Realizes Deeds’ Campaign is Sinking ShipPolitics

    The Virginian-Pilot, after months of attempting to defend Creigh Deeds’ sees the light. It only took them three months…

  • Hampton Roads House of Delegates Financial UpdatesPolitics

    Here’s a financial breakdown of the Hampton Roads House of Delegates races. (note, some reports are not online, including all of the 64th, ) This idea came from Too Conservative’s VA Blogger, who has the Northern Virginia breakdowns here. Total raised is taken from total receipts, which includes contributions, in-kind, and loans. Candidate: 7/1 – […]

  • Unheard of Polling Firm Gives Dems False HopePolitics

    Take a look at these numbers: Bob McDonnell : 42% Creigh Deeds: 37% Undecided: 20% Bill Bolling: 38% Jody Wagner: 32% Undecided: 31% Ken Cuccinelli: 35% Steve Shannon: 30% Undecided: 35% Looks to me like that could be one of many polls taken in May or June, shortly after the Republican and Democratic tickets became […]

  • Charlie Diradour: I found you an agent!Politics

    Charlie Diradour is a Democrat. Charlie Diradour was asked by national Democrats to run for Congress. Charlie Diradour was asked to run for Congress against Rep. Eric Cantor because no one else would. Charlie Diradour doesn’t live in the 7th District, he lives in Rep. Bobby Scott’s 3rd. So, to help Charlie relocate, I searched […]

  • McDonnell calls Deeds’ positions “ludicrous” and “laughable”PodcastsPolitics

    I was lucky enough to catch the Bob McDonnell – Creigh Deeds non-debate forum at the Norfolk & Portsmouth Bar luncheon. I thought these things weren’t called “debates” because there was no back and forth. This one wasn’t called a debate because Deeds spoke and then left the building about 30 seconds later before Bob […]