The Inertia Behind Virginia’s Many Scandals
To say the past week in Virginia politics has been weird, turbulent, and downright revolting doesn’t begin to describe what’s happened in Capitol Square.
The McAuliffe Middle
Terry McAuliffe is trying to establish himself as the (potential) adult candidate in the race — neither too edgy nor too dull.
Justin Fairfax vs. the Marble Man
A less blinkered generation of politicians, including Fairfax, inevitably will bring the practice to an end.
The Virginia General Assembly’s Moon Shot
What are the groundbreaking issues in this year’s General Assembly session?
Taxes, Tolls, Guns and IDs as the Virginia General Assembly Kicks Off
Both political parties are buzzing with Big Ideas they hope will transform the commonwealth.
Terry McAuliffe’s Presidential Audition Tape
Virginia’s former governor believes Dems need a candidate who is compulsively optimistic and realistic with an agenda for success.
The Virginia GOP Should Lead on Marijuana Reform
They can start with decriminalization.
The Virginia GOP Goes Back to the Drawing Board
Republicans failed to attract suburban voters. A new poll suggests ways to change that.
What Free-Marketers Learned When Northern Virginia Won Half of Amazon’s Second Headquarters
Corporate welfare won when Amazon decided to plop half of its second headquarters in Crystal City
Lessons from Virginia’s 7th Congressional District
Brat didn’t engage 7th District voters as much or as often as they expect from their congressional representative.