…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…
A Republican Attorney General popular with the social conservative movement bests a Republican Lt. Gov. rooted in the business community for the GOP gubernatorial nomination. A multi-millionaire Democrat nominee for governor with no elected experience and a questionable history about how he made his money. An unexpected Republican nominee for Lt. Governor popular with the… More Why Election 2013 Was Like 2001 (And 2014 Will Be Like 2006)
WMAL reported this morning that GOP consultant Boyd Marcus was blaming Mitt Romney, the RNC, RPV, conservatives in the VA General Assembly and everyone else but himself for George Allen’s loss in the Senate race last week. Let’s burst Boyd’s bubble, shall we? From the State Board of Elections — President (Virginia): Romney – 1,822,466… More Boyd’s Blame Game
Great new film by Nova Digital films. This shows the energy and excitement for the Romney campaign in Virginia! So exciting! America is so fortunate to have him represent us. He’ll make us proud, not doubt about it!
The final “intimate” Biden/Kaine rally of 1,200 in Richmond? Or the final Romney/Allen rally with over 10,000 people in Fairfax? And that’s just what they could fit inside! Mitt Romney and George Allen went into the People’s Democratic Republic of Northern Virginia and had as many people waiting outside the Patriot Center as they could… More Who has the momentum in Virginia?
This is funny. Today the Washington Post is releasing numbers that they say shows Tim Kaine with a clear lead in Virginia, running contrary to every other recent poll in the race. How on earth did the Washington Post find a 7 point lead for Tom Kaine Tim Kaine? – WaPo would have you believe… More WaPo runs a poll to boost their endorsed candidate Tim Kaine, wants you to seriously believe there are more Republicans in CA then in VA. Really.
George Allen received the endorsement of the Richmond Times-Dispatch, ranking Allen “among Virginia’s most consequential chief executives in modern times” and stating: “Allen would start from a stronger position… An Obama administration returned to power would make it increasingly difficult for Kaine to demonstrate independence. His tenure at the DNC emphasized his partisan ties… We… More Allen Endorsed By Richmond Times-Dispatch
Today’s Wall Street Journal has an excellent column about Allen’s position on the looming sequestration and what it will mean to Virginia. Allen is reminding voters that we wouldn’t be facing sequestration, with huge cuts to defense and defense contractors, if the democrats hadn’t refused to allow cuts in the federal budget. If sequestration happens… More Electing Kaine and Obama means 200,000 out of work in Northern Virginia
In a new poll released yesterday by Kimball Political Consulting, George Allen has opened up a 7% lead over Tim Kaine in the Virginia Senate race while Mitt Romney leads Barack Obama 54-43. This poll follows the trend not only of George Allen’s internals showing him ahead, but also polls from We Ask America and… More As yet another poll shows him leading, George Allen rolls out new ad “Ready”
Romney had a great rally in Leesburg yesterday, over 10,000 people! (Compare that to the 900 who turned out for Obama when he came to Leesburg in August.) It was so exciting, such a happy, enthusiastic crowd! We could feel the energy in the air, people know that Mitt Romney and George Allen will… More Huge Romney Rally in Leesburg!
Pollster John McLaughlin (not to be confused with the pundit) conducted a statewide poll of Virginia for George Allen’s senate campaign this Mon. and Tue., surveying 600 likely voters. Unlike media and university polls, McLaughlin works for clients and no candidate wants to hire someone who isn’t accurate. John is an ace pollster who I worked… More Romney, Allen Take The Lead In VA
A few days ago I got a call from Ken Cuccinelli’s office. They asked what I was doing in the next month to help elect Mitt Romney and George Allen. I told them that I would be volunteering at the Leesburg Victory Office, and the various other things that I am doing to help… More Ken Cuccinelli, working hard to elect Romney and Allen
Amidst the brouhaha over the labor bosses’ PAC “Worker’s Voice” ads ripping Allen in Northern Virginia, many of us in the rightosphere wondered why the union folks were suddenly ignoring the plight of their brothers and sisters in the United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) who are losing employment in heavy numbers in southwest Virginia… More Organized labor admits to ignoring Obama/Kaine War on Coal for “weeks”
If you still had any doubt on whether unions’ main interest is protecting employees’ jobs or blindly supporting any candidate with a “D” after their name on the ballot, this should put it to rest. While George Allen has long-fought the EPA and the Obama administraion’s “War on Coal” that even today is costing Virginians… More George Allen Fighting For Virginia’s Coal Workers While Kaine’s Union Buddies Scream “RACIST!”
This ties it all up in a nice, neat little package. Say good night, Timmy!
Tonight, Tim Kaine will address the Democratic National Convention and try to paint a rosy picture of Obama’s agenda and his own time as Governor of Virginia and Chairman of the DNC. But the truth isn’t in Tim Kaine’s favor and his own record as Governor shows a failing administration while Kaine spent his time… More INFOGRAPHICS: Absentee Governor Tim Kaine’s Real Record
Do you take issue with the politics of Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan? If so, you probably didn’t agree with their being appointed to the Supreme Court because of their controversial stances thing such as gun control, professional work for Obamacare, or overall Liberal slant. Well, Tim Kaine thinks your full of it. Because you,… More Tim Kaine dismisses your fundamental disagreement with female political figures as sexist, you bigot
Former DNC Chairman Tim Kaine fired off a new ad this week where he tried to tell the camera that he was awesome as Governor. No, seriously. Here’s the ad with a bit of history added thanks to the good people over at Virginia Right: Notice the part where Tim Kaine modestly tries to remind… More Tim Kaine’s Pay Cut Gimmick
The Honorable Pat Mullins Chairman Republican Party of Virginia 115 East Grace Street Richmond, Virginia 23219 Dear Chairman Mullins, On August 20th, 2012 the Washington Post launched a scurrilous, yet sadly typical, attack on Republican U.S. Senate nominee George Allen. While Allen had made a statement repudiating Missouri U.S. Senate candidate Todd Akin’s remarks, the… More Conservative Virginia bloggers demand revocation of Laura Vozella’s press credentials to the RNC
Yesterday, the National Federation of Independent Business announced their endorsement of George Allen for U.S. Senate: “George Allen has been consistent in his push to reduce the tax burden placed on businesses and individuals,” said Nicole Riley, State Director, NFIB Virginia. “He has shown solidarity with our membership by publicly expressing his opposition to recent… More As George Allen Racks Up Endorsements, Tim Kaine Hides From His
This is becoming comical. The just released Quinnipiac / NY Times / CBS poll on the presidential and U.S. Senate races in VA is out. Before we get to the results of those match-ups, let’s look at WHO they polled: Republicans – 23% / Democrats – 30% / Independents – 40% The last time Republicans only comprised… More Latest QPac / NYT / CBS Poll Thinks Only 23% Of VA Voters Will Be GOPers
Remember that discredited VoteVets attack ad against George Allen back in 2006? Tim Kaine does, though he forgot that whole “discredited” part. You see, Tim Kaine’s feeling the heat this week after saying last year’s super committee deal that has led to a looming $500 billion defense cut that would cost Virginia over 200,000 jobs… More Unable to defend his position on defense cuts, Kaine resorts to 6 year old lies