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Alex Lemieux

Alex Lemieux is an assistant editor with The Republican Standard.

Barbara Comstock Battles Big Money From Democrats, Tom Steyer

The actions taken by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock in her years in the House have proven she is a leader whom is essential to the growth of the nation. 

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe Would Punch President Trump If He Could

Are Democrats turning to threats and violence to push their agenda? Sounds like a tactic out of Saul Alinsky's playbook. 

Arizona Congresswoman Martha McSally Announces Senate Race

Congresswoman Martha McSally (R-AZ) announces her run for Senate, saying, “After taking on terrorists in combat, the liberals in the Senate won’t scare me one bit.”

House Votes to Reauthorize FISA, Trump Causes Twitter Storm

On Thursday, the House voted to reauthorize FISA. President Trump criticizes measure on Twitter. Rand Paul readies for filibuster.

Trump’s Tax Plan Working As Wal-Mart Hikes Hourly Wage To $11

Wal-Mart announces the company will begin increasing its starting hourly wage to $11, citing Trump's tax plan. Is trickle-down economics actually working?
Scott Taylor

Congressman Scott Taylor On International Bonds, Border Security, and DACA

Virginia Congressman Scott Taylor has proven he's a fighter on foreign battlefields and will continue to prove himself as a fighter for the American people.

President Donald Trump Says DACA “Unfair” For America

Trump tweets "broken" and "unfair" DACA program after 9th Circuit Court rules against president on Wednesday.
power sharing

Commonwealth Power Sharing An Uncommon History

A split House in Virginia is a rare occurrence, the notion of power sharing may arise, something that has an uncommon history in the commonwealth. 

VA-02 Democrat Elaine Luria Possibly Not a Democrat

Elaine Luria wants a strong military and seeks to improve America's infrastructure. The phrase "Make America Great Again" seems to come to mind.

Republican Bowl Win Makes Northam’s Medicaid Expansion Tougher

The Virginia House of Delegates just tipped back into the favor of Republicans before a battle with Medicaid expansion with Governor-elect Northam.