Tuesday Is Primary Day In Virginia

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>

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>

Governor McDonnell Signs Into Law Religious Liberty, Parental Rights, Other TFF Priority Bills!

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>

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Conservative Caucus Announces 2013 Legislative Agenda

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>

Central Radio Eminent Domain Case To Be Appealed To VIrginia Supreme Court

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>

Primary Thoughts

August 25, 2011 | 2 comments

A Good Night In The Valley

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>

Is Public Prayer Unconstitutional?

May 13, 2011 | 1 comment

Senate Kills Life Bills, Passes Threats To Family

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>

Property Rights Debate Re-Scheduled For Senate Sub-Committee Tuesday Morning!

January 24, 2011 | 2 comments

Last week we wrote a post on urgent action needed on an important piece of legislation: SJ 307, a proposed amendment to the Virginia Constitution to protect property rights from excessive eminent domain and provide just compensation to landowners when a… Read more>