Tuesday, March 31, 2020

INTERVIEW: Delegate Jason Miyares Discusses Opportunity With Republicanism

Delegate Jason Miyares (R-Virginia Beach) has had a busy ride into the world of politics. From becoming a young prosecutor in the Tidewater region,...

Northam’s Macaca Moment

If Northam and Herring can't stand up to LIUNA in defense of even Justin Fairfax, why should voters expect them stand up to special interests the future?

Center For Immigration Studies: Trump’s ‘Concern Over Immigrant Welfare Use Is Justified’

“Concern over immigrant welfare use is justified, as households headed by non-citizens use means-tested welfare at high rates," says the Center for Immigration Studies as President Trump looks to the DHS proposal that will enforce "public charge[s]" to non-citizen immigrants that use public assistance programs.

Schapiro: Fairfax Needs Northam +5 In Order To Win

If Fairfax is desperately hoping for a five-point Northam victory, then the campaign needs to prepare for a different sort of experience -- defeat. 

Republicans Should Be Perceptively Hostile Towards The Blame Game

Democrats would love to see us rip one another apart. Let's set our eyes towards the opportunities we have, not the backbiters within.

NOVA Democrat Moving To Impeach Lt. Gov. Fairfax On Monday

"On Monday, I will be introducing articles of impeachment for Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax if he has not resigned before then," said Delegate Patrick Hope (D-Arlington).

Virginia GOP Wins Tax Fight After Governor Northam Surrenders

Republicans defeated Governor Northam's tax hike and instead will deliver on a promise of $1 billion in tax relief for 4 million Virginians, following Northam's morning announcement that he would abandon his proposal. It appears the recent controversy has taken its toll on Democrats, leaving the governor without the political capital to push an unpopular tax hike in a critical election year.

Trump Veto’s Congress’ Rebuke Of National Emergency Declaration

President Trump said he vetoed the "reckless resolution" because Congress' action was a "vote to deny the crisis on the southern border" and was a "vote against reality."

Senate Bill To Expand Turn Signal Usage Fails In Virginia House

State law requires drivers to use a turn signal only when another vehicle is affected, but a bill linking usage to pedestrians traffic fails in the House.

Republican Derails Democrat’s Raucous Racism Rant Over Sanctuary Cities Bill

"If our friends in the Democratic Caucus want to talk about racism, they need to clean up their own house first...and we're waiting for you to do that," said Republican House Majority Leader Todd Gilbert.