From an email sent out today by RPV Chairman Pat Mullins: [New RPV Exec. Dir. Shaun Kenney] had a pretty good first day on the job, too. Ken Cuccinelli stepped up to the plate and gave us $25,000 to help us put all of our attention on Mark Warner going into the fall! Ken hasn’t… More Cuccinelli Gave $25K to RPV Yesterday; Why Is Bolling Still Sitting On $334K?
Ken Cuccinelli defended his role in two separate tax increases. Are we really supposed to believe this didn’t sink him when Republicans who didn’t raise taxes won in far “bluer” areas?… More Ken Cuccinelli was a squish, which brought his ticket-mates down with him. Period. (UPDATED)
In this article from ‘The Amercican Spectator‘ Jeffrey Lord provides some great analysis of what is, and has been taking place within the Republican Party where so-called ‘Good Republicans’ like Bill Bolling have worked for decades to insure the failure of Conservative candidates like Ken Cuccinelli.
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)
The Daily Caller reports on a burgeoning movement to get Ken Cuccinelli to run for U.S. Senate against Mark Warner next year. As columnist Quin Hillyer put it: The nasty attacks McAuliffe used against Cuccinelli would “look redundant and a little desperate” in a Senate campaign; Cuccinelli could likely count on more support from the… More Cuccinelli for Senate?
Number of tax increases enacted by Governor Chris Christie during his term: zero Number of tax increase endorsed by Ken Cuccinelli during his campaign: two Advantage of Democrats over Republicans in Virginia yesterday: five Advantage of Democrats over Republicans in New Jersey yesterday: twelve Cuccinelli’s support for election: 45% Christie’s support for re-election: 60% Cross-posted to… More Election Take-aways
This is a clear message from Gov. Bob McDonnell to Establishment Republicans – get out and vote for the entire GOP ticket tomorrow. These nominees may not have been the ones that you would have preferred, but they are head and shoulders better than the Democrat alternatives. Don’t make Virginia suffer for four years out… More Bob McDonnell Weighs In For The GOP Ticket
Gee, think the Democrats are getting antsy about their chances tomorrow? Just get a load of what the DPVA is doing according to Del. Scott Lingamfelter who received a robocall from them last night. About 25 minutes ago (7:24 PM 3 November) the Democratic Party of Virginia dropped a robo-call (that they said they paid… More DPVA Calls Del. Lingamfelter, Tells Him Cuccinelli SUPPORTS Obamacare and Public Financing of Abortion
The following is a Guest Post by Paul A. Prados. This originally appeared on his blog, Northern Virginia Lawyer. Every election, philosophical libertarians are faced with a conundrum: should we vote for principle/stay home or vote for the lesser of two evils. Democrats tend to be better on personal liberty issues and Republicans tend to… More GUEST COLUMNIST: A Libertarian’s perspective on Ken Cuccinelli
Dear Friend: I hope you’ve seen the most recent Quinnipiac poll, which shows the Governor’s race is closing dramatically. Meanwhile, projections continue to show a very low turnout on Election Day. This makes our end-of-election work even more important! In 2005, Bob McDonnell won statewide office by only 323 votes, and in 2007, Ken Cuccinelli… More Delegate Rob Bell reminds us that every vote counts…
It just isn’t the Quinnipiac poll showing Ken Cuccinelli closing fast on Terry McAuliffe. A second new poll of the day, Rasmussen, confirms Cuccinelli’s momentum. Last week, Rasmussen gave McAuliffe a 17% lead. In this week’s poll, McAuliffe has lost 10% off that margin and now leads by just 7%. Hang on folks, this is… More Second New Poll Of The Day Shows Cuccinelli Closing Fast On McAuliffe
Fmr. U.S. Rep. Tom Davis (R-VA) has released the following statement regarding the new Quinnipiac poll showing that Ken Cuccinelli has closed the gap with Terry McAuliffe to just 4% in the past week. “Watch out folks, Cuccinelli is one of the best closers in Virginia and the President has upped the ante by coming… More Fmr. U.S. Rep. Tom Davis On The Tightening Gov. Race
Ken Cuccinelli has cut Terry McAuliffe’s lead in half this past week to just 4% according to the latest Quinnipiac poll. Last week, the Q-pac poll had McAuliffe leading the race 46-39%. The brand new poll now has the race at 45-41%. The margin of error of +/- 2.9% with a 4% lead makes this… More New Q-pac Poll Shows McAuliffe’s Lead Dropping To +4%
The new Washington Post poll that shows Terry McAuliffe leading Ken Cuccinelli by 12%, 51-39%, has some very interesting results in deeper poll questions that raise the question of voter intensity. Q: (Among McAuliffe supporters) Is your vote more for McAuliffe, or more against Cuccinelli? For McAuliffe 34% / Against Cuccinelli 64% Q: (Among Cuccinelli… More WashPo Poll Raises The Question Of Voter Intensity
Advisory: Cuccinelli To Hold Press Conference Call Springfield, Va. – Ken Cuccinelli today will hold a press conference call to discuss the latest discovery regarding Terry McAuliffe and his troublesome union ties. WHAT?!?!?!?!?!? No, No, No, No, NO!!!! During the debate last night, the following was said: A.G. Ken Cuccinelli: “Terry McAuliffe literally did nothing… More WHAT?!?!?!?!?!? No, No, No, No, NO!!!!
As Election 2013 comes careening towards November, Ken Cuccinelli continues to transform himself into the biggest Republican disappointment of the campaigns. In an appalling Loudoun Times-Mirror interview, Cuccinelli tries to take credit for the $1.2-billion-plus tax hike that I have called Plan ’13 From Outer Space: Attorney general and Republican gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli last… More Ken Cuccinelli goes squishy again
We’re in the closing weeks of heated campaigns for Governor and the House of Delegates and what do we find? Campaign door hangers around Prince William County. But these aren’t for candidates. VDOT is out campaigning for this highly controversial road at the same time that Ken Cuccinelli, Tim Hugo, Scott Lingamfelter, Rich Anderson, and… More VDOT Teaming Up With McAuliffe Against Cuccinelli And GOP Delegates?
Former U.S. Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas), the 1988 Libertarian Party nominee for President of the United States and a preeminent leader of the libertarian movement in America today, has strongly endorsed Republican Ken Cuccinelli for Virginia Governor. Click on the letter below to read the full text of the endorsement. In doing so,… More Ron Paul Rallies Libertarians To Cuccinelli, Spurns Sarvis
The following is the script to an ad that Ken Cuccinelli should run in the closing weeks of this campaign to drive home exactly what Terry McAuliffe’s policies would mean for Virginia. (And I’ve got the five people in mind who could appear in this ad, too.) Person 1: “I was born and raised in… More The TV Ad That Cuccinelli Needs To Run
Hot on the heels of yesterday’s QPac poll showing Ken Cuccinelli and Terry McAuliffe within the margin of error (McAuliffe +3), a new Roanoke College poll has been released showing the race is even tighter with McAuliffe holding just a single-point lead, 37% to 36%. As the month of September has progressed, the spread between… More Another Day, Another Poll Showing VA Gov. Race Is A Dead Heat
There has been a lot of to and fro this week over the Northern Virginia Technology Council’s Tech PAC endorsement of Ken Cuccinelli in the governor’s race as well as the behind the scenes machinations to try and rescind or blunt its impact. Apparently, Terry McAuliffe & Friends’ bullying tactics didn’t sit well with members… More Terry McAuliffe – An “uninformed and superficial” drunkard who is winging it