June 11, 2013 | 1 comment
Tuesday is primary day in Virginia and several intraparty races will be decided in preparation for November’s elections.
Democrats will decide on their candidates for lieutenant governor and attorney general. Senator Ralph Northam (D-6, Norfolk) is facing off against former … Read more>
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>
March 27, 2013 | No comments
Governor Bob McDonnell on Monday signed several Family Foundation priority bills into law!
One set of bills he signed comprised our top legislative priority in 2013. They protect the freedom of association and religious liberty rights of student groups on Virginia … Read more>
January 15, 2013 | 1 comment
We are the only news or commentary web site to post the Virginia Conservative Caucus’ entire 2013 General Assembly Agenda news conference, held earlier today. The group of several dozen conservative legislators, chaired by Delegate Ben Cline (R-24, Amherst) and Senator … Read more>
September 5, 2012 | 2 comments
In what could be a landmark property rights case, it looks like the Central Radio eminent domain lawsuit against the Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority will enter a new phase. Attorneys for the 78-year-old company, which does vital work for … Read more>
August 25, 2011 | 2 comments
Now that the dust has settled — not from the earthquake (another aftershock of 4.5 magnitude at 1:00 a.m. with possibly more in the offing) — but from Virginia’s General Assembly primary season, some thoughts.
May 16, 2011 | No comments
Congratulations to Senator Mark Obenshain (R-26, Harrisonburg) and his wife Suzanne who were awarded the Wilberforce Award at the Valley Family Forum’s annual “Salute To The Family” dinner Friday night. A heartfelt thanks to the hundreds who turned … Read more>
May 13, 2011 | 1 comment
As if the Fourth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals isn’t busy enough this week. Not only will it decide on ObamaCare, it got the above question, too, in a case in which The Family Foundation filed an amicus brief … Read more>
February 4, 2011 | No comments
If the past two days aren’t evidence enough that the Virginia Senate must change, we honestly don’t know what is. In a 48-hour period since Wednesday, the Senate, where Democrats hold a 22-18 majority, has passed several bills that undermine the … Read more>
January 24, 2011 | 2 comments