LEAHY: Haley Corrects Record On Anti-First Amendment Statement

GOP presidential candidate Nikki Haley is enjoying a bit of a boomlet these days, as the field narrows and the donor class looks for a non-Ron DeSantis alternative to Donald Trump. Whatever the outcome of that saga may be, there is one thing that comes along with campaign trail boomlets: the press pays more attention […]

Key Trump Impeachment Figure’s Wife Erupts Over Criticism Of Congressional Run

A social media user critical of her brother-in-law’s congressional run received a sharp rebuke from Rachel Vindman. Alexander Vindman, a key figure in Donald Trump’s first impeachment, is married to Rachel. Vindman, a retired Army Lieutenant Colonel, served on the National Security Council in the Trump White House. He drew national attention when he testified […]

One. Additional. Gripe.

There was an angrier version of this analysis I had prepared. One that placed the blame squarely on the shoulders of those who would have reaped the rewards had Tuesday gone differently. I’m not going to do that. …because there’s a bigger problem in front of us. Virginia Democrats have a lot more strength than […]

It’s Not Trump; Our Coalitions Matter

Stop me if you’ve seen this one before. Virginia Republicans either get absolutely shellacked in an election, or the margins are super close and we either lose — in which case, the Western Experiment is over and America should pack it in — or we miraculously win and have set the new conservative standard for the next 20 years […]

COLDWATER: ‘This Is Not My Time’: Pence Finally Drops Out Of Race

Former Vice President Mike Pence (R-Ind.) announced at the Republican Jewish Coalition that he is dropping out of the 2024 Republican presidential primary, citing, “This is not my time.” No, Mr. Vice President – it’s not. Your time was on January 6th, when you should have supported your President, Donald J. Trump – and more […]

Rumor Mill Swirls Around Youngkin Presidential Bid Once More

Over the past few months, we have brought you numerous reports of influential Republicans in the Commonwealth and across the country calling on Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin to enter the 2024 Presidential race. This time, it seems to be much more serious. Today, an op-ed published in the Washington Post has set the internet rumor […]