Another installment of Bearing Drift’s completely valid yet totally unscientific internet polls for the 2012 Virginia U.S. Senate nomination on the eve of George Allen’s announcement to run for his former U.S. Senate seat. In the last poll, Jamie Radtke and George Allen tied at 26%, with Marshall at 15%, Mizusawa at 13%, and Cuccinelli at […]
Politico reports that George Allen, former governor and senator, will be announcing his bid for U.S. Senate on Monday. In another sign an announcement is imminent, on Sunday evening, the homepage of Allen’s website read simply: “Stay Tuned.” One top Virginia political operative said Allen’s rollout Monday is mostly designed to meet requirements of the […]
With rumors that Webb may be named Secretary of Defense, Webb’s decisions about his future may have a major impact on both the state and local elections 2011 and the U.S. Senate race in 2012.
Freshman Republican Delegate Larry Krump wants to hold a non-binding referendum on whether the three counties of Berkley, Jefferson, and Morgan Counties would like to return to the Commonwealth: The bill introduced by freshman Delegate Larry Kump seeks to ask voters whether they want to become part of neighboring Virginia. Stressing its nonbinding nature, the […]
According to Life News a bill that would strengthen the health standards for abortion clinics here in the Commonwealth has passed through the Health, Welfare, and Institutions Committee in the House and is expected to get a full floor vote soon. Unfortunately, it is expected to have a more difficult time in the State Senate. Hopefully, Senate Democrats […]
The decline of the Democratic Party in my life time has been tragically sad. The Party of FDR this is not.