DPVA Weekly Top 5 for October 18, 2011

Virginia would change radically if the McDonnell-Cuccinelli Cantor Republicans take over the Senate In less than three weeks Virginia voters will go to the polls and make decisions that will affect the future of our Commonwealth and the families who live here. If Republicans are successful in taking over the state Senate they will have complete control of our government …

DPVA Weekly Top 5 for March 17, 2011

1. Cantor and Republicans defund emergency mortgage protections for servicemen and women Last week, all eight Republican members of the House of Representatives voted to defund the Emergency Mortgage Relief program, a Democratic initiative created to help families who are struggling to pay their mortgages due to circumstances beyond their control stay in their homes. Apparently not satisfied to make …

DPVA Weekly Top 5 for January 12, 2011

Welcome to the DPVA Weekly Top 5, your review of the top five stories from the past week and a look at what’s ahead. 1. McDonnell embarks on ‘massive’ spending spree Bob McDonnell promised last week to continue spending more money than the Commonwealth is collecting to finance his priorities. While no one denies the critical need to fund transportation, …