…and Schoeneman’s sour grapes hit piece on Whitbeck, Snyder, Colgate and the RPV Grassroots Challenge success is still ridiculous. I wanted to see if he walked it back, or “put it in context”, etc. Nope. He’s doubled down, both in comments and on social media. In the meantime, Chris Beer has spared the rest of… More So, I waited a couple of days…
Is Supervisor Pat Herrity trying to control Republican politics across Fairfax County and become the new Tom Davis? That’s exactly what’s happening according to Mason Conservative in this excellent piece available HERE. <<<<<Cross posted at TheBullElephant>>>>
As House Speaker Bill Howell said, “Y’all I wouldn’t want that picture to be in the paper.”
I know John Whitbeck personally for several years now. He is a good family man who runs a business, and the Washington Post, as usual, is conducting a character assassination of the Republican in a Northern Virginia Election. Take the time to learn about who is John Whitbeck. John believes that government exists to serve the… More Vote For John Whitbeck This Tuesday
Two Republican candidates are running for the nomination in the district Senator Mark Herring will vacate if he wins the recount for Attorney General. Voters in the 33rd Senate district will make their choice in a Mass Meeting to be held on Monday, December 16th, at Park View High School, 400 W. Laurel Avenue, Sterling,… More Why John Whitbeck is the Best Candidate in the 33rd Senate District and Why You Should Care
Loudoun and Fairfax Democrats plan to nominate their candidate for the 33rd State Senate Dist. currently occupied by Mark Herring this Saturday. Never mind that Herring is still in office. Never mind that Virginia has yet to certify the results of the election for Attorney General. Never mind that with only 164 votes separating Herring… More Maybe Jennifer Wexton Can Buy Dave Marsden’s Old Futon
While counties to the north are raising taxes, Stafford County, yet again, eliminated taxes. Fairfax County is doing it (Supervisor Pat Herrity’s email newsletter) Yesterday, the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors voted to increase the property tax rate by one cent to $1.085. With the increase in assessments that translates to a 4.5 % or… More How is your local government doing?
These republicans voted for the transportation bill that will cost us all of us billions of dollars. Do NOT forget these ‘representatives’ who failed to represent the people of Virginia. Every single one of them needs to face a primary. Start looking for candidates now! House of Delegates: Dave Albo (42), John Cosgrove (78), Kirk… More Never Forget! These Virginia Republicans sold us out!
Currently there are seven candidates vying for the republican nomination for Lt. Governor. One of them is Fairfax county’s Pete Snyder, a very successful businessman and entrepreneur. He was less successful in 2012 when Governor McDonnell chose him to run the victory campaign for the Republicans in Virginia. While I keep hearing that his stock is rising,… More Who is Funding Pete Snyder’s Run for Lt. Governor of Virginia?
According to The Derecho, state Sen. Walter Stosch is at it again, this time with SB 1313. This bill would remove the requirement for those localities permitted to institute local income taxes to put such measures to a referendum of the voters. (And here we thought Del. Dave Albo’s local food and bevereage sales tax… More Senate Bill Seeks To Allow Local Income Taxes Without Referenda
For what should be obvious reasons, Election 2012 maintained center stage until November 7 (and somewhat afterward). Now, slowly, Election 2013 is coming to the forefront for Virginians – in particular the race for Governor. Recent events have made clear that Ken Cuccinelli is the superior choice. As State Senator, Ken established a near-perfect record… More Ken Cuccinelli for Governor
This makes you wonder not only how much Fairfax has been overspending over lo these many years (a Gerry Connolly legacy?), but also how the consequences of Obamacare are affecting them. This could be Obama’s WAR on Fairfax County, Virginia, and other locales… From: County Executive Ed Long Sent: Monday, August 06, 2012 10:43 AM… More “Difficult News” For Fairfax County From Their County Exec.
After a bit of an absence from VV, I have returned and couldn’t be happier. I look forward to covering things here in Fairfax County, as well as minority issues in the Republican Party. Let’s get this party on the road!!!
When living in Fairfax County I always found it interesting when Fairfax democrats frequently complained, loudly and bitterly, about sending their tax money to Richmond to help fund the rest of the state. It seems democrats from one of the richest counties in Virginia resent helping out counties like Wise and Lee, counties where the… More Fairfax County Democrats, Taxed Enough Already
That’s the only take away that one can have from her statement late last week: “I’m still a strong supporter of Obama.” Really? Even Obama’s BFF / handpicked DNC Chairman fmr. Gov. Timmy! found a convenient excuse not to appear alongside him during the president’s trip to Virginia last week. The WashPo went as far… More Toddy Puller – “I Want To Lose!”
Recently, Steve Spiker posted at NoVA Common Sense about the Washington Post’s endorsement of John Cook over Janet Oleszek for Braddock District Supervisor in Fairfax County. With all due respect to Steve and the rest of my friends there, I must register my emphatic disagreement. You may find this surprising, particularly on this blog, but… More A Real Lemon of an Endorsement
Team Fairfax: Fairfax County Sheriff Stan Barry, a democrat, has broken his word and violated the public’s trust. And his first public response to the revelation that he is personally profiting from a retirement program he shouldn’t even participating in… to the tune of over $1 million dollars he says… “What I want to do… More Fairfax Sheriff Stan Barry Looks To Steal $1M In Taxpayers’ Dollars
In 2004 Fairfax County Public Schools hired Jack Dale for Superintendent in a process that was totally closed to the public. No one knew who was being considered for superintendent until the school board had made their choice and issued a press release. The school board solicited no input from the community. Will Dale’s successor… More How will FCPS replace Jack Dale?
The latest rankings of the nation’s wealthiest counties has come out from the Census Bureau and Virginia counties hold five of the top 10 spots. 1. Loudoun 2. Fairfax 5. Arlington 7. Stafford 9. Prince William Montgomery County, MD has fallen out of the Top 10 and now ranks 12th. Of the other five in… More Virginia Home To Half Of The Nation’s Top 10 Wealthiest Counties
Fairfax, Virginia – Republican nominee Brian Schoeneman issued the following statement today on the false, malicious push polls being run against him in the 37th House District race in Fairfax: “Since I got into this race, I have made a point to focus on the issues, laying out my vision for the future of our… More Schoeneman Denounces False Push Polls Being Run in the 37th District
What a dumb gimmick to try and win the GOP primary. Tito Muñoz Challenges Jeff Frederick to Debate in Spanish Language – GOP Nomination Contest Cast as Between Two Hispanics – WOODBRIDGE – Tito Muñoz, candidate for the Republican nomination for the Virginia Senate in the 36th District, today issued a debate challenge… More Tito Muñoz Should Fire His Campaign Consultants
In one of his first endorsements in northern Virginia, the nation’s most popular Governor has endorsed my friend, Spike Williams, for Chairman of the Board in Fairfax County. Congratulations Spike! “I am proud to endorse fellow Fairfax County native Spike Williams for Chairman of the Board of Supervisors. Spike understands how important strong… More Governor McDonnell endorses Spike Williams for Fairfax Chairman!