The Pols Are Out And So Are Their Grades: American Conservative Union Releases Virginia General Assembly Scorecard

May 16, 2013 | 2 comments

The General Assembly wrapped up its 2013 business, officially, April 3, at the conclusion of the “Veto” session. Since then, a flurry of scorecards have been released by several organizations, including the Family Foundation’s late last week. Usually released… Read more>

Quote Of The Day: Educrat Style

January 19, 2011 | 1 comment

Today’s Quote of the Day involves your humble blogger. The Conservative Caucus annual legislative agenda news conference had hardly ended when the entire educrat establishment rushed the House Briefing Room as if there was great anticipation for its reply news conference… Read more>

Exclusive: Governor McDonnell’s Education Reform News Conference In Its Entirety!

January 18, 2011 | No comments

New Jersey: A Nice Place For Education Reform

June 3, 2010 | 5 comments

There’s an old saying that, “New Jersey is a nice place to be from.” Despite its reputation and the brunt of numerous jokes, New Jersey soon may be the place for cutting edge education reform. At least from an education freedom viewpoint, our… Read more>

Virginia News Stand: May 20, 2010

May 20, 2010 | 1 comment

Annotations & Elucidations The Left Over The Long Term Remember Tim Kaine? Barely? Yeah, that’s him. He’s in the news today, throwing it down at the Republicans. As we say in sports, that’s why we play the game. In other news, the guy who… Read more>

Daniel Hannan Speaks To America And Virginia: A Voice Of Reason On Health Care . . . From Europe!

March 19, 2010 | 1 comment

General Assembly At Crossover: Education Reform

February 19, 2010 | 2 comments

Virginia won’t truly prosper until it reforms public education. To do that, massive reforms must be made. We must have education freedom and choice. I like to tell people the analogy economist Walter E. Williams: Suppose your local government drew… Read more>

General Assembly Overview At Crossover

February 19, 2010 | No comments

Tuesday marked the mid-point of the 2010 General Assembly session. “Crossover” is the day that each chamber must complete work on its own bills. On Monday and Tuesday of this week, each chamber dealt with hundreds of bills during long,… Read more>

Quote Of The Day, Question Of The Day

January 29, 2009 | No comments

Delegate Todd Gilbert (R-15, Woodstock) is getting a rep as one of the wittiest guys around the capitol. Tonight, in the House Education Subcommittee on Teachers and Administration, he had a classic. This evening the sub-committee heard Delegate Read more>

Listen To This: Tertium Quids Web Radio Interview On School Choice

September 17, 2008 | 1 comment

We’ve posted a fair amount recently about the charter school situation in Richmond. At first glance, it may seem as if it is a local issue, not much of a statewide concern. But as we pointed out yesterday, reform must Read more>