Tag: Virginia

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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New Dawn Braying: GOP Promises, Rhetoric Meet Reality

March 4, 2013 — Today’s Fredericksburg Freelance Star has a piece on Dawn Shelley, Republican on the Spotyslvania County School Board, asking the Spotsylvania County Board of Supervisors for more money in the upcoming budget.  Going further, she asked the public to

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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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The Two Faces of Mark

Happy New Year…especially to Mark Cole, who starts his new job this month as Spotsylvania County’s deputy administrator. I wish him much luck, for he will soon find himself frustrated with the inadeqacies of the General Assembly, where Mark Cole

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Powell’s Not For Sale, Derides Cantor’s Auction of America

At a campaign rally that I attended for Wayne Powell (D-VA-7th District) this past Sunday, with special guest Madeleine Stowe, Powell derided Eric “For Sale” Cantor’s Auction of America. With actress Madeleine Stowe, star of the hit TV show “Revenge,”

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Madeleine Stowe: “How many steaks can you eat, Eric?”

I was out on the campaign trail this past weekend and attended a rally for Wayne Powell (D-VA-7th District). He’s a very impressive candidate and is going to give Eric “For Sale” Cantor a run for his Wall Street money.

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