Tag Archives: Fairfax County Board of Supervisors

Video: John Foust Discusses His Record While Ed Martin Launches Attacks

As I said in an earlier post, there were some very clear differences between the candidates in the race to represent Dranesville on the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors. Not only did Supervisor John Foust disagree with Ed Martin on … Continue reading

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Supervisor John Foust and Ed Martin Spar Over Ordinance Regarding Cooperation With ICE

The Fairfax County Republican Party and its candidates have been trying to villainize immigrants throughout this year’s campaign in a desperate attempt to score political points and win a few votes. On Tuesday, for instance, Elizabeth Schultz said immigrants were … Continue reading

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Closing Statements at LWV Forum Show Stark Contrast Between Eric Anthony Jones and Dalia Palchik

While there’s not always ground breaking news at debates, they do provide voters with a good opportunity to hear from candidates and can give a glimpse into what separates the candidates. Last week’s League of Women Voters forum for the … Continue reading

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Walter Alcorn Brings Passion for Service to his Board of Supervisors Campaign

Walter Alcorn, the Democratic candidate for Hunter Mill Supervisor, held an event over the weekend where Supervisor Cathy Hudgins and Rep. Gerry Connolly also joined as the guests of honor. Kate Hanley, who served on the Fairfax County Board of … Continue reading

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Dalia Palchik and Eric Anthony Jones Discuss Gun Violence at LWV Forum

The gun violence epidemic has been impacting communities all across the country, but the mass shooting in Virginia Beach has given too many Virginians a reminder of how it can unfortunately impact us right here in our home state. It … Continue reading

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Springfield Forum Highlights Clear Differences Between Linda Sperling and Pat Herrity

One of the major themes being discussed during community forums here in Fairfax leading up to election day is the idea that we need to set aside partisanship when it comes to local government and focus in on getting things … Continue reading

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Video: Linda Sperling at the Springfield District Council Forum

I will be having a more in depth analysis of the forum later today, but here is some video from the Springfield District Council’s forum for candidates hoping to represent Springfield on the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors. It was … Continue reading

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Video: Walter Alcorn Speaks at LWV Forum in Reston

The League of Women Voters have been holding a series of forums for the various candidates running for office in Fairfax County. These have been extremely well attended and usually have overflow crowds in attends. With that in mind, they … Continue reading

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James Walkinshaw and Jason Remer Square Off in LWV Forum

Republicans running for county level positions in Fairfax this year have frequently claimed they want to defeat politicians who have a “radical agenda” and practice “partisan politics.” The statements are obviously designed to imply they’ll focus on things like fixing … Continue reading

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Kathy Smith Releases Campaign Video

Supervisor Kathy Smith has served as an elected official in Fairfax County for the last 18 years. 14 of those were on the School Board and the last four have been on the Board of Supervisors. She’s developed a reputation … Continue reading

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