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Ralph Northam’s Stock Holdings Represent Bigger Issue

Dominion and the pipeline issue have played a role throughout the gubernatorial campaign this year and they have resurfaced this week with reports that Ralph Northam owns between $10,000 and $50,000 worth of stock in Dominion Energy. Combine this with … Continue reading

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Corey Stewart Struggles to Raise Money

While most politicos in Virginia are focused in on the state elections we have coming up in a few weeks, there are some folks who are already focused on 2018. One of those is Corey Stewart who, after losing the … Continue reading

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Michael A. Taylor Out With Oblique Strain

While most of the talk about last night’s game has been about how it was delayed for over three hours even though there was only about 15 minutes of rain, there was some news that fans should be more devastated … Continue reading

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Should we even pay attention to polls right now?

A new¬†Quinnipiac poll shows Ralph Northam with a 47 percent to 39 percent lead over Ed Gillespie in the race to be Virginia’s next governor. While this is consistent with polling that came out prior to the primaries on June … Continue reading

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Veterans Groups Against Cuts to IU Compensation

Earlier this afternoon, the Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs held a hearing on the President’s proposed for the 2018 fiscal year. While many programs are facing major cuts, veterans’ programs are receiving a six percent increase in the 2018 budget … Continue reading

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Mnuchin moves away from the Mnuchin Rule

Earlier today, Secretary Steve Mnuchin testified before the Senate Budget Committee. While he created some news by telling Senator Tim Kaine that there would potentially be a good government shutdown, he also created a stir when he admitted that he’s … Continue reading

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Secretary Mnuchin says there could be a good government shutdown

Secretary Steve Mnuchin testified before the Senate Budget Committee earlier today about the budget released by President Donald Trump. While they didn’t really get into the details of the budget, there were a variety of budget related issues that they … Continue reading

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Jayson Werth sent to the DL with left foot injury

Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post is reporting that Jayson Werth has been placed on the 10 day disabled list with a bruised left foot. The Nationals are calling up Ryan Raburn from AAA Syracuse in a corresponding roster move. … Continue reading

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Could Bryce Harper get a $455 million contract?

Although Bryce Harper won’t become a free agent until the end of the 2018 season, I can remember conversations dating back to when he first signed with the Nationals speculating about where he’d eventually end up. I can’t tell you … Continue reading

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Donald McEachin Endorses Justin Fairfax for Lt. Governor

Anyone who has been following Justin Fairfax the last few years knows that he’s been traveling all over the Commonwealth of Virginia building relationships with people of all types of different backgrounds. That’s why it shouldn’t be surprising that someone … Continue reading

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