Donald Trump 2.0

What if you could have Donald Trump, but without any of his flaws? All the benefits of an outsider that’s going to clean up the political scene, without even a hint of concern. Someone with great success in business, no concern for political correctness, but no scandals, no big mouth, and no perceived prejudices.  Now Virginia needs … Read more…

Executive Dis-order: Obama, Trump & Stalled Immigration Policy

President Trump is justifying his own abuse of power by “delaying” the law in order to push his own agenda. Sound familiar? Remember the outrage Republicans felt when President Obama ignored the Constitution by issuing executive orders to bypass Congress on immigration? I hate to break it to you, but what Trump is doing now is the exact … Read more…

Divisive DeVos Hearing Underscores Competing Visions of Public Education

Tensions were high on Capitol Hill last night as the United States Senate held a confirmation hearing for President-elect Donald Trump’s choice for Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos. Senator Lamar Alexander (R- TN), Chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP), called the confirmation hearing into order by recounting some … Read more…

Anonymous Sources in Virginia Politics

Have something to say? OWN IT. In recent days, Virginia’s 2017 race for Lieutenant Governor has been thrown into murky waters. As America rang in the New Year, Washington Post reporter Laura Vozzella ran an article on a recent anonymous smear email against LG candidate, VA Senator Bryce Reeves. The email, which was purportedly sent by … Read more…

The troubling reaction to the GOP’s “controversial” Christmas message

Yesterday, billions of Christians around the globe gathered to celebrate the arrival of their King and Savior. Unfortunately, a benign Christmas message from the Republican National Committee sparked a social media storm when a key phrase about this Christmas heralding “a time to celebrate the good news of a new King” was wildly misconstrued by … Read more…