Tuesday, September 29, 2020

In Virginia’s Fifth District The Race Between Riggleman And Cockburn May Not Be As...

The problem for the polls highlighting the district is that it sees through a national looking glass, which has biases of its own - that is the true understated total error. Considering Tom Garrett won by a very hefty margin in the previous election cycle and Trump still has the good graces of many in VA-5, do not be surprised if Republican Denver Riggleman wins by a pretty sufficient margin. 

U.S. Central Bank Hikes Short Term Interest Rate By Quarter Percent

Economic growth has increased from a "moderate" outlook in May to now "rising at a solid rate," causing the U.S. Federal Reserve to raise short-term interest rates by a quarter percent.

Loudoun County School Board Moves To Repeal Religious Exemption From Homeschooling

Delegate Dave LaRock (R-Loudoun) said recently on his campaign website, "[The LCSB] took advantage of the resignation of a conservative member, the absence of another conservative member due to a family health emergency, and some sly language to sneak through some policy positions that should concern all of us."

Guy Who Fumbled Hillary FBI Investigation Would Like To Fail At Something New

Remember the guy who fouled up the FBI's Hillary e-mail investigation? The guy whose wife got $600K from McAuilffe to run against State Senator Dick Black?

Tangier Island Jetty Construction To Begin Later This Year, Finishing In 2019

Since 1850, Tangier Island off the eastern shore of Virginia has lost up to two-thirds of its landmass from erosion and rises in sea level. Now, a plan to construct a jetty by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers looks to be a promising measure to ensure the sustainability of the island's 450 residents, as well as the Chesapeake Bay's fishing economy.

House & Senate GOP’s Tax Plan Puts Money Back Into Virginians’ Pockets

The General Assembly voted this week to approve GOP-led bills to provide nearly $1 billion in tax relief for Virginians.

Treasury Department Official Arrested After Leaking Russia Investigation Documents To BuzzFeed

A senior adviser in the U.S. Treasury Department's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) has been charged with "unauthorized disclosure of suspicious activity reports" and "conspiracy" following leaks of documents related to several people under investigation by White House Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

Judge Upholds Death Threat Case Against Democratic Challenger

Whether you are posting online or participating in your local Antifa mob, remember kids: terrorism isn't cool.

Virginia Democrat Attempt To Justify (Illegal?) Text Message Spam

Can we think of any other political ideologies who thought they could override process on principle in order to effect social change?

Democrats Grill Virginia’s Former Chief Election Official In Senate Hearing

Donald Palmer, Trump's nominee for the Election Assistance Committee (EAC), told the Senate committee - on which Senator Mark Warner (D-VA) sits but was not in attendance - that he is committed to expelling voter fraud. However, that has not stopped Democrats from criticizing the President's appointment.