$23 Million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act will be distributed to Virginia localities, small businesses, and individuals for energy conservation.
Governor Bob McDonnell yesterday announced the appointment of Chesterfield Delegate Sam Nixon to serve as Chief Information Officer of the Virginia Information Technologies Agency. Governor McDonnell Appoints Delegate Sam Nixon to Head Virginia Information Technologies Agency – As Chief Information Officer, Nixon Will Report Directly to Governor through Secretary of Technology Jim Duffey; McDonnell Legislation […]
Scott Rigell just can’t buy a break. Last week, Ken Golden brought Rigell’s past donations to the Yes! campaign and Barack Obama to light at the Virginia Beach GOP Saturday Morning Breakfast. Earlier this week Ben Loyola and Scott Taylor became embroiled in a controversy with him over identical congressional reforms. Then he announced that […]
(Ed note: Yea. I just came up with that cheesy name for this “scandal”. Sue me.) Scott Taylor, candidate for the GOP nomination in the 2nd Congressional District, responded through his campaign manager to the controversy associated with his joint statement with Ben Loyola over the “Contract on Congress.” The Rigell campaign has accused Taylor […]
Everyone’s looking at the vote in the House as crucial to Obama’s government health care plan’s passage. Everyone’s looking at the wrong end of the Capitol. In fact, in some ways, this huge monstrosity owes its existence to one word. Macaca. Oh, and some Republicans unnatural adoration for Mark Warner. In 2006, Virginia had two […]
On Tuesday morning I laughed. After publishing Monday our podcast with Ken Cuccinelli and Rob Wittman, and posting our exclusive guest post of RNC Chairman Michael Steele, I didn’t pay much attention to the flood that was in my e-mail inbox until Tuesday morning. When I looked, I found that I had five congressional press […]
Last year, the Democratic Party and Steve Shannon called a special session proposed by then Sen. Ken Cuccinelli and approved by part-time Governor now full-time DNC Chair Tim Kaine, a “political gimmick”. Well, that political gimmick, resulted in a law that keeps drunk drivers and drug addicts from getting off scott-free because some analyst can’t […]
Gov. Bob McDonnell reminded everyone today who enacts law in the Commonwealth of Virginia when he ceremonially signed Virginia’s Health Care Freedom Act, setting up a challenge between the commonwealth and the Federal government. Flanked by Sen. Steve Martin and Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, and also joined by Sen. Jill Vogel, Sen. Fred Quayle and […]
To say that Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli has faced a backlash from gay rights advocates is perhaps the understatement of the year. Since he advised Commonwealth colleges and universities that they were overstepping state law by attempting to create a new employment class, he has been the target of attacks from both sides of the aisle.