Quote Of The Day, Columbus Day Edition

October 11, 2010 | 1 comment

Earlier this morning, on MSNBC, anchor Chris Jansing asked liberal media mogul (owner of the New York Daily News and U.S. News & World Report), real estate billionaire, journalist and author Mort Zuckerman how he would spend the few … Read more>

Virginia News Stand: November 17, 2009

November 17, 2009 | No comments

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The Governor’s Take

The education poll leads the news, but by now you know all about that. As for politics, Governor Tim Kaine is all about the long knives, now, criticizing Creigh Deeds for his campaign, as Read more>

Robo Kaine Desperate To Salvage Shannon

November 2, 2009 | No comments

The DNC Chairman, Governor Tim Kaine (contact here) sounded off last night in the attorney general’s campaign. Literally. He voiced a “robo call” on behalf of Democrat AG candidate Steve Shannon. Unfortunately, he really didn’t have much to say Read more>

Virginia News Stand: October 14, 2009

October 14, 2009 | 1 comment

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Story Telling Time For Kaine And Shannon

More of the same in state news today, except for one article, so we added lots of commentary and news on national goings on. A great cadre of writers, from … Read more>

Virginia News Stand: October 12, 2009

October 12, 2009 | 1 comment

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The Debate/Mason-Dixon Edition

The news is almost all campaign, with several national articles (including the New York Times, which has two pieces — one specifically on Virginia, in the News section, and one on Virginia and New … Read more>

Chairman Oberstar, Meet Chairman Kaine; Chairman Kaine, Meet Chairman Oberstar.

October 6, 2009 | No comments

Governor Tim Kaine, who doubles as the chairman of the Democrat National Committee, got a dressing down from a senior Congressional Dem the other day. U.S. Rep. James Oberstar (D – Minn.), a chairman himself — of the House Read more>

Kaine Not Showing “Empathy” To Chickens

September 15, 2009 | No comments

Despite his boss, President Barack Obama, calling on high-ranking officials to have “empathy” (especially judges), Governor/DNC Chairman Tim Kaine is showing a surprising lack of it toward the animal rights wing of the Democrat base. Yesterday, PETA announced it wants Read more>

Virginia News Stand: September 10, 2009

September 10, 2009 | 3 comments

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Setting Trends

The News Stand is back after a bit of a late summer break. After all, nothing happens this time of year, anyway, right? So, we’re getting right back into it with a pretty large News … Read more>

Virginia News Stand: August 18, 2009

August 18, 2009 | 2 comments

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Virginia’s own, Republican Whip Eric Cantor, makes the national headlines, again, with his rebuttal of the administration’s analysis of its “stimulus” program. He says it ain’t working. Speaking of money, the commonwealth is going to report more bad news … Read more>

Selfish Tim Kaine: He Has Two Jobs When Many Have None

May 16, 2009 | 6 comments

That was the the gist of a comment left on TimesDispatch.com today by a wit named Dave. I was going to blog on Governor Kaine’s whine in today’s T-D about the stress of taking on the DNC chairman job (here) when I saw Dave’s … Read more>