Bill Stanley, Chairman of the GOP’s Fifth District Congressional Committee, will be running for the State Senate to replace Congressman-elect Robert Hurt. It is our understanding that the Democrats are not fielding a candidate at this time (Update: Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors Chairman Hank Davis may be interested…more to follow). However, Bill is expecting […]
The next majority leader of the U.S. House of Representatives, Republican congressman Eric Cantor (VA-07), sent this letter to the House GOP Members of the 112th Congress on Wednesday; outlining some of the initial thoughts on how Congress should be run. ——————————————————————————– Dear Republican Colleague: Congratulations on your election and for being a major part […]
While the GOP victories in Congress yesterday were nice, they still must tackle the debt and unemployment. And, there are future elections in 2011 and 2012 that must also be won for true change.
Our thoughts and prayers are with Governor McDonnell and his family on the passing of his father, John F. “Jack” McDonnell.
If a $14 trillion national debt and a nearly 10% unemployment rate for over a year isn’t enough for you…. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaking about raising taxes in 2009 to pay for healthcare: “Quite frankly, I would have done it faster,” she said, Rick Boucher votes with Pelosi 96% of the time, including on […]
If you advocate a big tent, don’t endorse, and think that non-partisan elections during a partisan campaign is o.k., then you have to get the party apparatus moving to support every GOP candidate running, not cherry-pick. Or, just be upfront about it, as we are in Chesapeake, and endorse a slate. Republicans still run against […]