The Virginia General Assembly & Higher Education

The crisis of higher education is one of the most pressing issues facing America’s younger generations. As society continues to promote the fallacy that “a four-year college is the only pathway to success”, Millennials continue to dig themselves further and further into student loan debt… all for a degree most of them will never get the chance to … Read more…

In Preparation for Lobby Day in Richmond

So much of our polemics depends upon what we wish to see society look like and how we wish to be governed. Too little of our polemics depends upon questions surrounding the nature of Man, the function of economies, the justice and efficiency of laws, and the efficacy and purpose of government itself. We say … Read more…

Denver Riggleman Enters Gubernatorial Race

After weeks of speculation, Virginia distillery owner Denver Riggleman announced his candidacy for Governor today via Facebook. With Riggleman officially in the race, Virginia’s gubernatorial primary now becomes a 4-way race between Riggleman and frontrunner Ed Gillespie, Senator Frank Wagner and Prince William County Board of Supervisors Chairman Corey Stewart. “Friends, I’m running for Governor. Many of … Read more…

Delegate Bob Marshall Supports Logic of Gun-Control Activists

Surprise, surprise… Virginia’s very own “Bathroom Bill” has been introduced by none other than, Delegate Bob Marshall. I was hoping that Virginia wouldn’t follow North Carolina’s lead by introducing such useless, ill-conceived and unenforceable legislation, but I suppose some people never learn. HB 1612 Yesterday, when Marshall introduced his “Physical Privacy Act” (HB 1612), which would … Read more…

Corey Fauconier, Fighting for his Community in Virginia’s 9th Senate District

Libertarian Corey M. Fauconier has been tirelessly campaigning in his home senate district (the 9th), in which he has long been a community pillar. Mr. Fauconier is running against (D) Del. Jennifer McClellan for the Ninth Senate District seat vacated by Congressman-elect Donald McEachin (D). During his time in Henrico County, Corey has been volunteering his … Read more…

Councilman-Elect Andreas Addison Working Towards a Rebirth of Richmond

Over the past few years, there has been a stark change in the political landscape in large metropolitan areas across the United States. As millennials become a greater and more influential portion of the voting bloc, community leaders have become younger in age and more innovative in mind. Richmond, Virginia, is no exception. After electing … Read more…

Trump In, Gillespie Out?

Like his unsuccessful bid for Senate in 2014, lifelong party insider and presumptive nominee for governor Ed Gillespie now faces yet another treacherous task: fighting history itself. Since 1980, Virginia voters have always chosen a Democratic governor in years following the election of a Republican president. Many have remarked publicly that democrats protesting Trump’s victory … Read more…