Hire Ed for Higher Ed!

Last year, Virginia was the 6th most expensive state for college. Over the past decade, the cost of higher education in Virginia has doubled, while the medium income for Virginia families has only risen 27%. Between 2002 and 2012, the cost of tuition, room and board at public colleges and universities rose by 40% at a rate 4 … 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…

Ed Gillespie Should Bust Virginia’s Liquor Monopoly

Since May 28, 1934, Virginia has held a monopoly on liquor sales in the commonwealth – a scheme that has been fruitful for the state’s government for over 80 years. Now, however, the time has come to relinquish the Prohibition-Era policies and get the government out of the citizen’s lives in Virginia. Republican gubernatorial candidate … 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…

RyanCare: Pass it to find out what’s in it?

On March 9, 2010, Nancy Pelosi exemplified incompetent leadership when she admitted to pushing through the Affordable Care Act without knowing the full extend of the legislation, saying that “we have to pass the [healthcare] bill so that you can find out what is in it…” Just 14 days later, President Obama sealed our fate by signing the … Read more…

Millennials, Debates, & The Future of the GOP.

Over the past few weeks, my life has resolved around the Millennial Advocacy Council PAC and our Inaugural Phoenix Summit. Between event planning, fundraising, and debate coordinating, I had very little time to sleep, let alone blog. Now as the dust settles and my routine somewhat returns to normalcy, I couldn’t imagine a better topic to break my … Read more…

Millennials: The Rest of Us Need You

It’s not fair. Most of you haven’t voted more than twice for President. The majority of the folks in the Republican Party have never reached out to you. As parents, we gave you divorce and delusions of grandeur. As an example, we demonstrated religious and social activism and demanded your loyalty for participation. When we’ve … Read more…