May 15, 2012 | 35 comments
Tuesday morning with the clock approaching 2:00, the House of Delegates voted to not appoint to a judgeship Tracy Thorne-Begland (see roll call vote). After spending more than twelve hours debating and voting on budget amendments and discussing issues … Read more>
June 2, 2011 | 1 comment
Our comments earlier today regarding the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond’s unprecedented flying of the homosexual pride flag has sparked a media and political frenzy of sorts. Earlier, OneNewsNow.com reported on the controversy, quoting Family Foundation President Victoria Cobb. … Read more>
February 18, 2011 | No comments
Last Tuesday afternoon, the Senate Privileges and Elections Committee appeared to send a major reform to oblivion without having to go on record: Although it had jurisdiction of HJ 615, a proposed constitutional amendment to prevent tax increases from … Read more>
February 16, 2011 | 1 comment
Tomorrow morning in Senate Room B beginning at 8:30, the Senate Education and Health Committee will vote on three remaining life bills. Not known for its dedication to the sanctity of life, thus the moniker Committee of Death, makes Thursday’s battle is an … Read more>
February 10, 2011 | No comments
Delegate Bob Marshall’s (R-13, Manassas) budget amendment defunding Planned Parenthood passed the House 57-39 within the last minute. The House is debating floor amendments to its proposed budget in a marathon session.
February 8, 2011 | No comments
Today is crossover at the General Assembly, the day when the House and Senate have to complete work on bills introduced in their respective chambers. Consequently, yesterday the House spent nearly 11 hours on the floor debating bills, with … Read more>
February 7, 2011 | No comments
A bill (HB 1440), patroned by Delegate Bob Marshall (R-13, Manassas), to provide protection (civil recourse) for the unborn in cases where they lose their life due to the negligence of another will face an up or … Read more>
January 27, 2011 | No comments
Sometimes General Assembly session is tough — and lonely. Certainly, you can feel beat up by the world.
January 4, 2011 | 5 comments
This is the first in a series about key issues facing this year’s General Assembly.
December 28, 2010 | No comments