Wednesday, October 20, 2021

YANCEY: The Surprising Ways Both Parties Agree on Redistricting Maps

Clever on both sides, to be sure.  Which one is more representative of the values of a community of interest over time?   Who knows...

Monmouth: McAuliffe Leads 48-43 Over Youngkin

Polls are already open for early voting in Virginia, with most polls indicating that Youngkin is within the margin of error and gaining among likely voters.

Cook Political Report Moves Virginia To Toss-Up

Might be more of a Tilt D... but with McAuliffe at 2.8 in the aggregates and Democrats staying home? Gonna get interesting.

VEC Leadership Isn’t To Blame For Northam Mismanagement

The buck stops somewhere -- but certainly not with the VEC. 

Virginia’s Non-Partisan Redistricting Is Running Out Of Time

The commission will continue to meet in the first part of October to attempt to reconcile state delegate and state senate district lines. 

Loudoun County School Board Changes Rules For Public Comment

Local school boards eager to push transgenderism and CRT are beginning to muzzle concerned parents at public hearings across Virginia.

Trump Warns Candidates To Embrace MAGA Or Embrace Defeat

Trump on JFRS: “The only guys that win are the guys that embrace the MAGA movement.”

Sears Gets Strong $100K Boost From RSLC

Sears is looking remarkably strong and consistent as she continues to punch above her weight with Virginia voters. 

Did House Democrats Make Our Children Safer in School? Consider this fictional scene set in a Virginia high school.Acting on a dare, a sophomore boy sneaks up beside a junior girl...

BREAKING: Virginia Employment Commission Overpays $930 Million Last Year

If one were to commit to a Marshall Plan to fix the Virginia Employment Commission -- even during the pandemic -- would it have cost $930 million to do?