Ivanka, Rubio’s Parental Leave Plan Mirrors Virginians’ Solution to Student Loan Debt Crisis

If imitation is truly the best form of flattery, then Senator Marco Rubio and First Daughter Ivanka Trump are doing their best to flatter Virginia’s own, Elliott Harding. Harding is a Charlottesville attorney, former Legislative Director & Counsel for Rep. Tom Garrett (VA-05), and Albemarle GOP Chair. In addition to being a founder and co-chairman … Read more…

Republican Bill Shows Way Forward on Student Debt Reduction… and Social Security

While all Washington- and America- remains fixated on a major tax overhaul that appears on the verge of passage, a freshman Republican has introduced a bold, yet practical, plan to deal with the student debt crisis. Student debt is a top concern for young Americans, and it is preventing them from making the most of … Read more…

Alabama Senate Election Foreshadows Corey Stewart’s Defeat

In today’s special U.S. Senate election for U.S. Senate, Alabama voters elected the state’s first Democratic Senator in 25 years. Amidst a recent slew of allegations of past sexual encounters with underage girls, Republican Roy Moore was defeated by Democrat Doug Jones in the race to replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions. And of course, in … Read more…

Making America Great Again With Trump’s Tax Plan

  Let’s get back to the real work that has to be done in this country. Forget Charlottesville. Forget Hurricane Harvey. Forget Antifa. Forget North Korea. Let’s talk about Making America Great Again with tax reform. Enter President Donald Trump – cue the fanfare. On Wednesday, President Trump will speak to yet another roaring crowd, … Read more…

A Better Deal: Democrats to Court Populists by Repeating FDR’s Mistakes?

Earlier this week, Congressional Democrats gathered in Berryville, VA where they announced their new economic agenda, “A Better Deal”. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) where among those in attendance for the press conference to pitch an blatantly “populist” agenda, attempting to hijack the populist wave responsible for electing … Read more…

The GOP’s Immigration Problem

Republicans LOVE to talk about immigration. I think Donald Trump even dreams about building his “big, beautiful, powerful wall” on the southern border. The so-called “grassroots” conservatives love the idea. And now Corey Stewart has pretty much made kicking out illegal immigrants his entire gubernatorial platform (along with defending Gen. Lee’s statue and attacking Ed Gillespie, of … Read more…