Score: The Lieutenant Governor Candidates Debate
On the show this week: audio of the lt. gov. debate; Google madness; Kaepernick sickness; dress code wackiness; and Mel Brooks.
Leahy: Bricks and mortar may be key in the Virginia governor’s race
Will Gillespie or Northam make Virginia schools great again?
Score: Abortion issue returns to governor’s race
On the show this week: abortion rears its head again as an election issue in Virginia; J.E.B. Stuart is out in Fairfax, plus: party switching pols, sinking islands, phony holidays, and more.
Leahy: What Trump Can Learn From John Tyler
He roiled the political class, angered the press, strained tenuous ties to his own party and allowed his agenda to founder. Donald Trump? Nope. It was John Tyler.
Leahy: As Northam Coasts, Gillespie Grinds On
The final result in November may be close.
The Macker for President
On the show this week — McAuliffe on the “Daily Show;” Tim and Mark’s excellent health insurance adventure; Trump should address the NAACP; Norfolk unleashes the regulators; and time to rethink a few details about Jurassic Park.
Leahy: ‘A Few Questions for Mr. Northam and Mr. Gillespie’
With Saturday’s VBA Gubernatorial Debate coming up, Norm has questions he would like to ask the candidates if he were moderator.
Leahy: Let the Libertarian Debate
Some are saying all three gubernatorial candidates should participate in debates.
Score: Kaine’s compassion, and Herring’s resistance
On the radio show this week: Tim Kaine puts a dollar figure on compassion; the attorney general candidates debate; Bernie goes full bigot; and gender follies.
Leahy: Virginia Republicans Could Learn from Julius Caesar
Republicans lack a William F. Buckley to articulate a vision of conservatism, a Jack Kemp to humanize it and a Ronald Reagan to sell it. The age of Trumpian bluster makes their absence more keenly felt.