Senate Approves $854 Billion Spending Bill To Stop October Shutdown
“These milestones may sound like inside baseball, but what they signify is a Senate that is getting its appropriations process back on track; a Senate that is attending to vital priorities for our country,” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said.
Congressional Candidate Ben Cline Speaks About His Plans For Washington At Sixth District Debate
GOP candidate Delegate Ben Cline (R-Rockbridge) and Democratic challenger Jennifer Lewis faced off in their first debate Monday at Spotswood High School in the Harrisonburg area just eight weeks before voters decide who will succeed Republican Congressman Bob Goodlatte (VA-6) after he retires.
Ties Between Brett Kavanaugh’s Mother And His Accuser’s Family Causing More Confirmation Hearing Turmoil
The one word - the only word - that can accurately describe these situations and the entire confirmation hearing process of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court is - wait for it - unprecedented.
Barbara Comstock Wins 87 Percent Of The Vote In Winchester’s Hob Nob Straw Poll
In an outstanding victory, Republican Congresswoman Barbara Comstock garnered 205 votes to Democrat challenger Jennifer Wexton's 29 during a straw poll at the Top of Virginia Regional Chamber’s annual political mixer held at Handley High School in Winchester.
Federal Court Creates Redistricting Contingency Plan For Virginia As Impasse Continues
As the problems with redrawing Virginia's legislative districts continue, a federal court as decided that a court-appointed expert may be the solution if the October 30 deadline is missed. Nevertheless, it has led to the popularity of a non-partisan, independent redistricting commission to increase, but such a measure would require a constitutional amendment.
The Kavanaugh Mystery Letter Senator Feinstein Has That Ronan Farrow Is Trying To Break
The Supreme Court is not political, but what it is political are the attempts of character assassination on Judge Brett Kavanaugh broadcast from sea to shining sea.
Virginia’s August Tax Revenue Up, Money May Be Used For A “Welfare Bonus”
Will Governor Northam act to reform Virginia's conforming tax code, or will he institute a sweeping welfare bonus paid for by middle-class Virginians?
FTC Head Looking At Busting Big Tech, Among Other Antitrust Suits
Joseph Simons, who was nominated by President Trump last year to head the Federal Trade Commission, has signaled that antitrust action may be coming to industry giants, as well as addressing income inequality and lagging wages.
With Animus Towards President Trump, Tim Kaine Will Not Vote To Confirm Judge Kavanaugh...
Following Senator Mark Warner's refusal to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court, Virginia's other senator, Tim Kaine, will also not support him, revealing an animus towards President Donald Trump - angering many Virginians.
Partisan Politics Is The Name Of The Game In Virginia’s Redistricting Fight
False claims of stalling in the courts, false claims of stalling politically, false claims of protecting racial gerrymandering, and the refusal of Democrats to unveil the mysterious map maker are all leading to the frustration of Republicans in the House of Delegates in dealing with redistricting.