IF Virginia Went GOP

Bob Lewis, AP writer reporting on Virginia politics and government since 2000, in his article October 16th “What a GOP Senate might mean for new Virginia laws” details what realistically could happen if Virginians think voting GOP wouldn’t have real consequences. It’s one thing to talk generically about the vastly different philosophy of the Democratic and Republican parties, but quite …

Terry McAuliffe and President Bill Clinton for the VA Senate Caucus

Friday, October 28th 2:30-3:30 private reception 3:30-4:30 general reception At the home of Dorothy and Terry McAuliffe (7527 Old Dominion Dr, McLean, VA 22102; map, click here). Virginia’s General Assembly elections are only three weeks away, and we need to do everything to keep this year’s crop of Tea Party extremists out of the state Senate. With the Governor’s mansion …

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 …