Category: State Politics

NOT Wanted for the Innovation Economy: Cucinelli & Co.

March 10, 2013 – Republican Attorney General Ken Cucinelli, the presumptive Republican nominee for Governor, opened up his Fredericksburg area campaign office over the weekend.  Joining him were Cong. Rob Wittman, Del. Mark Cole and Sen. Bryce Reeves, all of whom spoke

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The Sequester: The Republican’s Economic Sabotage

March 4, 2013 – Once again, because Republicans in Congress would rather play politics and avoid potential primary challenges instead of doing what’s right for America, we are facing yet another crisis of their own making.  Of course, like Pavlov’s

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Spotsy GOP Board: Do as We Say, Not as We Do – Part 2

Feb. 12, 2013 — After a year in office, we know that the new Republican majority on the Spotsylvania Board of Supervisors has broken campaign promises. They also promised to be more open and ethical than the previous Board. Looking at their actions,

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GOP: Grumpy Old Pfarts!

January 29, 2013 — This past week, we witnessed a Republican Party that is becoming increasingly out of touch – and desperate to hold on to power and the past! On the state level in Virginia, GOP leaders continued their

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It Paves To Be Mudslide Mark!

Glad to see that SOMEONE is getting help from VDOT. Yes, that’s Mark Dudenhefer’s (R-VA-2nd) (a.k.a. Mudslide Mark) house on Legal Court in North Stafford (the one with the car backed into the driveway). And yes, he got VDOT to

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Sen. Warner Rallies Voters in Support of VA State Sen. Edd Houck

On Sunday, Sen. Mark Warner appeared at a rally in support of Virginia State Senator Edd Houck’s (D-VA-17th) re-election campaign. Sen. Warner noted how Sen. Houck has been critical in helping to maintain and protect Virginia’s AAA bond rating. He

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Puller for Senate – Ashley’s Law

[vodpod id=Video.15571110&w=425&h=350&fv=%26rel%3D0%26border%3D0%26] You can read more about Cindy Colasanto’s emotional struggle to change the way emergency responders drive through red light intersections here – after her daughter was killed in a tragic car crash with a Fairfax County police officer.

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