Stone Cold Quote Of The Day

January 21, 2014 | No comments

The House General Laws Committee today welcomed Levar Stoney, the Secretary of the Commonwealth-designate, in what amounts to a confirmation hearing. Normally, these are non-events. But Mr. Stoney’s background isn’t ordinary. He is only 32 and already has carved out… 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>

House Sensitivity Caucus Announces Annual Awards

March 12, 2012 | No comments

Although the end of session may provoke emotions ranging from physical relief (the meat grinder is over) to mental relief (the legislative sausage making is over) to melancholy (friends and colleagues going home for a year), there is one thing… Read more>

This Just In: Democrat Controlled Senate Transportation Committee Kills Planned Parenthood License Plate Bill!

March 4, 2010 | No comments

Yesterday, the Democrat controlled Senate Finance Committee did something very unusual — they aimed their wrath on a Democrat House colleague, Delegate Ward Armstrong (D-10, Martinsville), and purposely killed his property rights bill. This afternoon, the Democrat controlled … Read more>