Sheriff Wade Releases Illegal Immigration Plan

Guest Post: Sheriff Mike Wade, Candidate for Congress, 4th District HENRICO, VA – Today the Republican nominee for the 4th Congressional District of Virginia, Sheriff Mike Wade, released the following op-ed detailing his plan for dealing with the issue of illegal immigration. The Illegal Immigration Problem There is no denying that we have a massive … Read more…

The Henrico County “Grand Old Party” Grows Younger

The Republican Party is changing right before our eyes, but not the way the mainstream media depicts it. I’m not referring to the obvious changes at the national level…. or how Republicans pulled an ole “stick it to the establishment” move by nominating anti-politician: Donald Trump. All across the country, people are fed up with the failures of … Read more…

8/27 RPV State Central Meeting | Live Blog

10:15 AM – The meeting has begun… they are currently in the process of calling roll. 10:30 AM – 2nd Vice Chairman Mike Thomas introduces Sheriff Mike Wade, candidate for Congress in the 4th district, to the committee. 10:32 AM – Sheriff Mike Wade discusses his law enforcement experience and insight into drug treatment centers. 10:35 … Read more…

A Vicious Cycle: How Federal Student Loans Backfired

In case you haven’t heard… America is facing a crisis of higher education. It’s undeniable and the numbers are frightening. America’s student loan debt exceeds credit card debt… totaling an outrageous $1.3 trillion. For years, tuition has been skyrocketing at a rate significantly higher than inflation. Between 2002 and 2012, the cost of tuition, room and board at public colleges and … Read more…

Mike Wade Stands Behind “Student Security”

  Today, Henrico Sheriff Mike Wade, the Republican nominee for Congress in Virginia’s 4th District, joined the effort to address rising student loan debt by announcing his support for “Student Security”, a legislative proposal to simultaneously address the rising student loan debt crisis while providing substantial Social Security reform. The plan would allow those with student … Read more…

The New College Compact: Hillary’s Obamacare?

Last month, in a thinly veiled ploy to appease Bernie Sanders supporters, Hillary’s Clinton campaign announced her version of “free college” by rolling out the revamped “New College Compact”. The “New College Compact” is a big government proposal to eliminate tuition at 4-year public colleges and universities for students of families making less than $85,000/year, … Read more…

Unity Might be Something Republicans Don’t Want

A couple of months ago I got a facebook message from a Republican activist who I’ll refer to as “Jack.” Jack and I became acquainted while I was doing some work for a local campaign and evidently Millennial Ascent had caught his attention. Jack had some questions about the blog, and of course I was … Read more…