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Alex Lemieux

Alex Lemieux is an assistant editor with The Republican Standard.

A Rekindled North American Trade Relationship Coming Soon

August will be a critical month for NAFTA as the U.S. seeks a trilateral agreement for better trade practices.

Top Virginia Republicans Respond To Governor Northam’s Refundable EITC Proposal

Northam's plan to institute a refundable EITC after Virginia's massive tax collection suffers intense criticism from majority Republicans in the state legislature.

Environmental Attorneys Going After Federal Permits To Stop Pipeline Construction

The environmentalists are at it again - now working to be granted the judgement that halts construction of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline completely.

Tax Reform Allows Huntington Ingalls To Give Bonuses To 40,000 Employees And Invest In...

A top executive from America's biggest shipbuilder explains how the federal tax overhaul has helped their employees, customers, shareholders, and communities.

Richmond’s Bus Rapid Transit System: Gentrification On Wheels

Without going on for a fortnight, Richmond's mass transit overhaul, the Bus Rapid Transit system, has a few interesting issues.

Political Ad Promoting Judge Kavanaugh Could Lead To Setting Dangerous Precedent

A political ad featuring a soon-to-be Supreme Court Justice has never been made. However, those in swing states got to see one for the first time ever.

Charlottesville Has Become The Capital Of Irony

It is hard to put into the words the confusion and underlying irritation and complete resentment for those who accosted the City of Charlottesville for having a large police presence on the one-year anniversary of the riots that took three lives.

Mark Warner’s 20-Point Plan To Destroy The Internet And Online Innovation

Disregarding the wishes of private businesses and the concept of free speech, Mark Warner shows that power emanates from the Hill, not the Valley.

Virginia’s Habitual Drunkard Law Challenged, But Upheld By Appeals Court

Is the habitual drunkard law a means to a healthy Commonwealth, or a measure to keep homeless people off the streets?

Money Allotted For RPS Maintenance Hidden In Previous Years Surplus

Richmond School Board members and the public at-large were shocked to find that the lack of money allocated for this year's infrastructure improvements within the school division was bolstered by money taken out of the budget to fix schools in the past and re-branded as "new" money.