As Robert Hurt picks up endorsements from three major 5th District newspapers, Virginia Democrats attempt to boost the third-party candidacy of Jeff Clark.
OK. This is just a little bit hard to believe. From Roll Call: Smith’s campaign manager, Lisa Creeden, said she wishes her boss could count on the party’s help; no Republican has held Virginia’s 3rd district in 18 years. “I think the Republican Party is going to damage themselves with the African-American community,” Creeden said. […]
According to the Honorable Jim Moran of Virginia’s 8th Congressional District: “What [Republicans] do is that they find candidates – usually stealth candidates – that haven’t been in office, haven’t served or performed any kind of public service. My opponent is typical.” Say What?! Patrick Murray is a retired Army colonel who served in Iraq […]
In a desperate move to turn around five straight polls showing Republican challenger Scott Rigell in the lead, Glenn Nye this week moved to take the offensive. On Monday, in a clear collaboration with Blue Virginia and the DPVA, Glenn Nye lowered his standing by pointing out an offensive blog post, only to be trumped […]
NPR CEO Vivian Schiller launched a mean-spirited attack on Juan Williams the day after firing the commentator for commenting. Bearing Drift reported the firing here. Now Williams’ former boss said something 100 times worse from a podium. She said Juan wasn’t fired for expressing his opinion, because “the feelings that he expressed on Fox News […]
Virginia’s Attorney General sets the record straight on Hurt and Griffith’s record on electric rate increases–and Perriello and Boucher’s culpability in those same rate hikes.
Governor McDonnell of Virginia has notified state agencies to cut spending.