Immigration Reform

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…

Virginia’s 2017 Gubernatorial Election Preview

There is no off-season in Virginia politics. Because Virginia holds an election every single year, someone (and everyone) is ALWAYS campaigning. As they say… no rest for the weary! As Virginia politicos gear up for the 2017 state-wide primary season, and with the 2016 Election cycle behind us [finally], political candidates are busy laying the groundwork of … Read more…

Italian Referendum Fails, Prime Minister Resigns

Today, Italy’s political future has been thrown into uncertainty as Italian voters rejected a referendum that would have drastically reduced the size of Italy’s upper legislative house, the Senato, from 315 seats to 100. The referendum was spearheaded by Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, would sought to weaken the Senato in an effort to end political gridlock by … Read more…

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy Loses Primary, French Populist Wave Likely in 2017

In a surprising upset, the former President of France Nicolas Sarkozy was eliminated in the first round of the centre-right Republican Party‘s presidential primary. In conceding his defeat, Sarkozy has backed today’s winner, Francois Fillon, who served as the France’s Prime Minister during Sarkozy’s term (2007-2012). Since no candidate reached a simple majority during today’s round, Fillon will face another former Prime Minister, … Read more…

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…

Brexit: Democracy- 1, Big Government- 0.

The referendum on the United Kingdom’s membership in the European Union has made tsunami-sized waves throughout Great Britain, Europe and beyond. This Thursday, 51.9% (17,410,742) of British voters decided in favor of leaving the failed liberal experiment that is the EU. This is no small thing… this is democracy in its purest form. And it is also a HUGE victory … Read more…