Sen. Hurt is safe while authorities investigate an unknown white substance mailed to Sen. Hurt’s Chatham campaign office.
This week cannot come to a close fast enough for Glenn Nye. First, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates gutted Nye’s re-election bid by moving to shut down JFCOM. Second, a pro-Israel group announced plans rightfully condemning Nye for signing an ill-advised letter going against Israel. And to top off his week? The Virginia AFL-CIO voted […]
After passing on Wednesday’s Senior Statesmen of Virginia forum on Wednesday, Robert Hurt’s campaign on Friday released a statement welcoming Tom Perriello’s offer of one-on-one debates between now and November’s election. Perriello’s office offered four one-on-one televised debates. Hurt’s statement (available below) did not specify how many he would attend. This statement appears to settle […]
The Economist wrote last month about media’s analogue holdouts and how they may be missing out on some awesome digital benefits: They have some good reasons. Online advertising is worth much less than television or print advertising. It is hard to persuade people to pay much (if anything) for digital content. Technology firms such as […]
African-American Democrat and Former Mayor of New York City, David Dinkins, attended the garish, insulting and downright offensive fundraiser held for corrupt, discredited and ethically-vapid Congressman Charlie Rangel. And when average citizens protested outside calling for Rangel’s registration, Dinkins flipped them his middle finger! Where is the press? Where is the outrage? If any Republican […]
Less than one week after defundit.org questioned Rep. Perriello’s promise not to vote for any healthcare reform bill that contained federal funding for abortion, a Catholic lay group is coming to the congressman’s defense.
Del. L. Scott Lingamfelter sent a letter to Governor Bob McDonnell today asking for him to direct the Board of Elections to send a reminder to registrars across the Commonwealth of Virginia to mail out absentee ballots in accordance to the new federal law. This law requires that absentee ballots are sent to military and […]
Glenn Nye’s week just got worse. A day after being announced his political pull was non-existent, a Pro-Israel group released this ad, to air next week: Scott Rigell released this statement in February regarding Nye’s letter: “Having just returned from a fact-finding visit to Israel, where I met with senior Israel leadership and saw firsthand […]
Big news affecting Virginians coming out of Washington today. Defense Secretary Robert Gates today announced that Joint Forces Command in Norfolk Virginia would close, some positions eliminated completely while others would be reassigned. The economic impact of this decision is momentous.
With the continued debate over the strike down of Proposition 8, the legal discussion has honed in on the question of whether or not the institution of marriage itself is a fundamental right. Former Ohio Secretary of State Ken Blackwell and attorney Ken Klukowski have written an analysis on the Walker decision that illuminates some […]