• Fireworks fly at final Virginia Beach forum – and the return of Harris MillerPodcastsPolitics

    John Brownlee, Sen. Ken Cuccinelli, and Dave Foster gathered together one final time in Hampton Roads to make their case as to why they should be Virginia’s next Republican candidate for Attorney General. At a gathering of the Republican Party of Virginia Beach, what started as a relatively collegial and benign policy debate turned into […]

  • Virginia Democrat wishes possible death to Rush LimbaughCatch-All

    From the “if a Republican said this about a Democrat, they’d be skewered” Department. Wanda Sykes, noted Obama supporter from Portsmouth, VA and standup up comedian offered up this laugher. Wow..the comedy of this woman. I’m still just laughing to no end! “I hope his kidneys fail,” Sykes said about Rush Limbaugh. Isn’t that funny? […]

  • Why Good Candidates avoid CongressPolitics

    The problem is more pronounced in Virginia, for specific reasons I think, but it’s definitely there, and then end result is Congressional disapproval ratings consistently in the high 50s to 60s and even 70s in some recent months. But here in Virginia’s 2nd Congressional District, with a Democrat who needed Obama’s hand to get him […]

  • Goodlatte: Innovation, Conservation, and Production – The Keys to a Sound Energy PolicyPolicy

    Guest post by Rep. Bob Goodlatte Congressional Democrats are working to pass a massive new energy tax on all Americans simply for using the only energy option available to them – electricity. Congressman Henry Waxman, Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, has introduced the so-called “American Clean Energy and Security” legislation, which implements […]

  • Deeds being blockedPolitics

    Apparently State Sen. Creigh Deeds is having a tough time getting on camera.

  • Republicans are right and wrong on Obama’s budgetPolicy

    We have a fantastic opportunity to set up the 2010 and 2012 elections, regain our footing as fiscal conservatives, and box in the Democrats into their big spending souls. But to do so, we need to ramp up our critique of his puny effort the cut some government spending, but we need an about-face on […]

  • VPOD 59: Gerard and Harbert on offshore drilling in VirginiaPodcasts

    I’m attending the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, TX this week and had the pleasure to speak with the American Petroleum Institute’s President, Jack Gerard, and the Institute for 21st Century Energy’s President, Karen Harbert, about the state of energy production in the OCS in Virginia waters. It was very interesting to hear Gerard’s take […]

  • Bill Stanley Running For RPV Chair, Jeff Frederick To Be Executive Director?Politics

    Franklin County GOP Chairman Bill Stanley, who also represented former Chairman Jeff Frederick at the April SCC impeachment meeting, has filed his intention to run for Chairman of the Republican Party Of Virginia at the convention later this month. Reliable sources say that former Communication Director Gerry Scimeca has said that Jeff Frederick will serve […]

  • Candidate Introduction Series: Rich AndersonPodcastsPolitics

    Rich Anderson of Woodbridge is challenging incumbent Democrat Paul Nichols in Virginia’s 51st House of Delegates district. In this interview, we learn more about Anderson and why he is running for office: