Former Virginia Beach City Attorney Les Lilley has finally been confirmed by the General Assembly as a Beach Circuit Court judge. The confirmation is a win for Virginia Beach Republicans, but could be a quid pro quo with Sen. Yvonne Miller. Lilley was the unanimous choice of the Virginia Beach delegation last April, including from […]
I have a question for you: What if you could choose again? If you had an abortion, what factors (changes in circumstance, additional support, etc) would have helped you choose to continue your pregnancy? If you chose to continue your pregnancy, what factors helped you make that choice? One commenter on my earlier post suggested […]
Article XI, a Virginia-centric blog dedicated to the discussion of environmental issues has been launched. Adding further fuel to the fire that I am a closet liberal, I am a contributor…along with other bloggers Lowell Feld and Miles Grant, and environmental groups including the Sierra Club (Eileen Levandoski) and four others. In my initial post, […]
Sometimes it takes a humorist: The Daily Show With Jon StewartM – Th 11p / 10c Changefest ’09 – Obama’s Inaugural Speech Barack Obama InterviewJohn McCain Interview Sarah Palin VideoFunny Election Video Now, here is my question: did you on the left laugh as heartily as I did? I mean, when SNL mocked Palin, I […]
In Ann Coulter’s latest column, she unabashedly (I think I could start every reference to a Coulter column this way) says what was on every conservative’s mind yesterday. Here’s a sample: It will be replaced by the new question for conservatives on every liberal’s lips these days: Do you want Obama to succeed as president? […]
Tonight I had the opportunity to appear on Coy Barefoot’s Charlottesville – Right Now! on 1070 WINA. We spoke about the inauguration, Kaine’s appointment to the DNC, the General Assembly, and Virginia Heritage Day. I’m sure there are plenty of you who won’t exactly agree with everything I said. Give it a listen.
Democrats, in their continued effort to skirt around election fundraising laws here in the commonwealth, are having ActBlue do their dirty work. Apparently, there will be a fundraiser with First Ladies Anne Holton and Lynda Robb, complete with a reception at the Governor’s Mansion. For a cool grand, Democratic Donkeys can be part of the […]
Former Gov. Jim Gilmore is back to blogging. This time taking on the Lynchburg News Advance for their op-ed on Gov. Tim Kaine’s appointment to head the DNC in which they took a few pot-shots at him. It’s disappointing that the former governor is in a position to blog…but it should be very interesting to […]