Virginia governor’s race recap – McAuliffe v Cuccinelli 2013

I really was not following the Virginia race too closely, although just like everyone else, I noted Terry McAuliffe (D) seemed to be collapsing in the polls during the last month. Indications were that Republican Virginia gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli was an OK conservative. What happened?

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Big gun lobby dollars heading to Virginia governor’s race

Money will be pouring in from both sides of the gun debate as Terry McAuliffe (D) – former Democratic National Committee chairman tied closely with Bill and Hillary Clinton – takes on Republican Ken Cuccinelli and Libertarian Robert Sarvis for the governor’s seat in Virginia next month.

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Virginia incumbant states military service is not public service

Totally unacceptable, but totally expected from an entrenched incumbent. Rep. Jim Moran (D-Va.) spoke in front of the Arlington County Democratic Committee on Oct. 6 and expressed no regard what-so-ever for his opponent’s 24 years of service in the U.S. Army. Professional politicians are good, outsiders are bad.

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Missouri voters say no to Obamacare

On Monday, a federal district court judge in Virginia ruled that Virginia’s lawsuit against Obamacare, challenging the mandate that all purchase insurance or pay a penalty, could proceed.  Yesterday, the voters in Missouri weighed in on the same issue. Read more