Thursday, September 21, 2023

CORTEZ: Moral Courage Needed When Combatting Child Trafficking

Moral courage can end the political derision destroying Latin community values in the advent of Hispanic Heritage Month., writes Daniel Cortez.

Virginia Democrat Will Not Seek Reelection

Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton is bowing out. The Democratic politician representing a congressional district in Northern Virginia will retire at the end of this term. In April, Wexton announced doctors had...

Voyeurism Isn’t Good for the Soul (or Politics)

The scandal of the week involving Susanna Gibson is an indictment of our politics. Shame on us all for participating in it. HAMLET  Get thee ⟨to⟩ a nunnery. Why wouldst thou be a breeder of sinners? I am myself indifferent honest, but yet I could accuse me of such things that it were better my mother had not borne me: I am very proud, revengeful, ambitious, with more offenses at my beck than I have thoughts to put them in, imagination to give them shape, or time to act them in. What should such fellows as I do crawling between earth and heaven? We are arrant knaves ⟨all;⟩ believe none of us. Go thy ways to a nunnery. — William...

Democrat House of Delegates Candidate In Hot Water Over X-Rated Videos ‘For A Good...

Virginia Democrat Susanna Gibson is running neck and neck in one of the most competitive districts in this November's state elections that will determine...

Youngkin Pardons Loudoun County Father Arrested During School Board Meeting

On Sunday, Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin (R) granted an “absolute pardon” to the father who was arrested at a school board meeting...

HORN: 9/11 at 22

Sanforn Horn asks whether or not we are forgetting the salient lessons of 9/11.

HANER: Tax Reductions Under Youngkin Have Been Significant

Youngkin took some baby steps, writes TJIPP's Steve Haner, but the big step of indexing Virginia's tax code to inflation still awaits.

FINALLY: Virginia’s General Assembly Passes Budget Bill

After months of unpopular "blue brick wall" tactics, Senate Democrats finally give in.

Youngkin Raises $3.3 Million in August Ahead of November Elections

That's $12 million total since March.

Since When Did the RTD Become TMZ?

So much for journalistic integrity over at the RTD. 

POLL: Inflation Top Issue for Virginians; Democrats Position on Abortion Rejected Overwhelmingly

85% of Virginians reject abortion on demand despite Planned Parenthood's efforts to push for unrestricted abortion laws.

LEAHY: Post-Debate Survey Has Nothing But Bad News For Crowded Republican Primary Field

Labor Day weekend was long held as a signal that political campaigns were about to get fully, completely, underway.

Fed Up Parents Sue Loudoun County School Board

A liberal school board in suburban Washington, D.C. is now being sued in federal court over an “Action Plan to Combat Systemic...

Yes, Virginia Democrats Really Do Want Abortion Up To 40 Weeks (and Beyond)

Jen Psaki wants to convince voters that it is "misleading" only because they know campaigning on a pile of dead babies doesn't poll well...

HANER: Virginia’s Balance Sheet Almost Embarrassingly Strong

Virginia's budget is awash in taxpayer money, writes TJIPP's Steve Haner -- almost too much.