Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, Senators Jill Vogel, Mark Obenshain, Ralph Smith, Steve Newman, Steve Smith, and Delegate Bob Marshall have all endorsed Bill Stanley’s campaign for the Republican nomination of the 19th State Senate District. Not like we need to add our names to this list of conservative stalwarts for Stanley (and not like folks […]
Recently Ron Paul (R-TX) who may never get the credit for actually inspiring the Tea Party movement decided not join the Tea Party Caucus started by his own son, Senator-elect Rand Paul (R-KY). I have never been comfortable calling myself a part of the Tea Party movement because I perceive most members as more anti-Obama […]
This just in from the RPV Advance – the State Central Committee has voted in favor of a primary to choose our nominees for the 2012 election cycle. In addition to opting for a primary over a convention, SCC voted against amendments to the party plan that would increase the amount of the filing fees […]
After being introduced by 5th District Chairman, Bill Stanley, Congressman-elect Robert Hurt spoke to the audience at the Republican Party of Virginia Advance Luncheon. Hurt thanked everyone for their support. Hurt began his speech saying that his fellow Freshmen in Congress also are thankful…that he picked 85 out of 85 in the office lottery yesterday. […]
Lieutenant Governor Bill Bolling was one of the featured keynote speakers during the Republican Party of Virginia Advance luncheon. In a speech that focused on the victories and the challenges ahead, Bolling gave an overall motivational talk about the direction of our party. Bolling discussed the improvements in the Commonwealth when it comes down to […]
So, the fact that Bristol Palin is not the most talented dancer on Dancing With the Stars (not that I would know because I don’t watch the show), but now her continued success is a Tea Party conspiracy? Google “Bristol Palin” and “Dancing with the Stars” and you’ll get these headlines. Brandy edged out by […]
Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli has given his endorsement to Franklin County Attorney Bill Stanley in the race to fill the Virginia Senate seat being vacated by Congressman-Elect Robert Hurt. WSLS reports that the Attorney General stated the following in an e-mail, “Virginia needs to elect more candidates to office who truly hold their conservative beliefs […]
Governor Bob McDonnell has been elected as the Vice-Chairman of the Republican Governor’s Association. According to the Richmond Times-Dispatch, McDonnell will serve alongside Texas Governor Rick Perry, the new RGA Chairman. This bodes well for conservatism at the state level.
Attorney, periodic Bearing Drift contributor, and all around awesome guy, Greg Habeeb, has just received the GOP nomination in the 8th House of Delegates district to fill the seat vacated by Congressman-elect Morgan Griffith. The special election will be held Jan. 21 11.