In the wake of the Gulf Oil Spill from Deepwater Horizon, Republicans need to not cede the energy debate to Democrats. It’s an issue that matters to everyone.
By request, here is your open thread on VA-05. To make it more interesting, we’re going to hold a bit of a contest. I’ll go first: Winner: 42% Candidate #2: 18% Candidate #3: 13% Candidate #4 12% Candidate #5: 9% Candidate #6: 3% Candidate #7: 3% Also, indicate whether you’re willing to support the eventual […]
It’s no secret that current Congressman Jim Moran (D-VA-08) is the King of Earmarks. A recent Washington Post article states Moran receives more in campaign contributions (i.e. $70,000) from his earmark recipients than any other House member. With the passing of his partner in crime, John Murtha, Moran has no rival when it comes to […]
Bearing Drift endorses Rep. Rob Wittman, Republican, for re-election in Virginia’s 1st Congressional District.
For the past few months 11th district congressional candidate Keith Fimian has been hammering his primary opponent Pat Herrity on his voting record regarding taxes. At first Herrity ignored these attacks but they became too big for him not to address.
Scott Rigell, candidate for the GOP nomination in Virginia’s 2nd Congressional District, has responded to direct mail and radio ads by his competitors regarding his $1000 donation to Barack Obama with a direct mail piece of his own.
Ben Loyola, candidate for the Republican nomination in the 2nd Congressional District, is going to take a pledge at the Virginia Beach Town Center on things he will do if elected.
When Barack Obama sauntered into the White House he did so with the promise to clean up the mess he had “inherited.” True, a lot of things were going wrong. George W. Bush made some mistakes. But with the ushering in of the era of Hope and Change the anticipation was that Obama would hit […]