Money Raised by Virginia Statewide Candidates
VPAP has posted campaign finance reports covering activity from July 1 through August 31
Fight Night …
… by way of former President Donald Trump
Youngkin Caught on Tape Discouraging COVID Vaccination
The Republican nominee advised people who don’t want the shot ‘for whatever reason’ to claim a religious or medical exemption.
VHHA Reaches Out to Vaccine Hesitant Audiences Amid a More Than 1,000 Percent Surge in COVID-19 Cases and Hospitalizations
Since Jan. 17, 2021, just 0.4 percent of fully vaccinated Virginians have had a breakthrough COVID-19 infection, 0.017 percent have been hospitalized, and 0.0038 percent have died from the virus. And a recent analysis from the Peterson-Kaiser Family Foundation Health System Tracker found that 98 percent of U.S. adults hospitalized for COVID-19 in June and July were unvaccinated.
Leahy: The Problem With Virginia’s Election That No One Wants To Talk About
The redistricting commission is supposed to have drafts ready by Oct. 10
Saxman: Virginia Gubernatorial Debate Preview
Tonight Terry McAuliffe and Glenn Youngkin square off at Appalachian Law School
Monmouth Poll: Most Americans Support Vaccine and Mask Mandates
A majority of Americans support the vaccine mandates announced by President Joe Biden last week amid rising concerns about the chance of catching Covid.
The Dangerous Myth of September 11
To assume the war ended in 2021 is to assume it began in 2001. Neither is correct.
Teaching Government to Jaded Teens
I was shocked when the one thing my students could agree upon was the need for a strong, unbending, authoritative government that forces people to do right. When I asked if they trusted democracy to keep us off the path of self-destruction, they universally said that they didn’t.
ICYMI: Bearing Drift’s Weekend Roundup
It’s the weekend … time to catch up with all the great Bearing Drift posts you may have missed