Debt Increases Nearly $49K Per Second Under Obama
In the middle of verifying a Tim Kaine accusation against George Allen in the Virginia Senate race, PolitiFact offers a jaw dropping figure that any critic of Obama would find useful:
So, the real period of influence Allen had on …
Hey, Don’t Punch That — Wait, He’s With Your Opponent? Swing Away!
Up in New York’s 26th congressional district, local media — and Dave Weigel — believe that it is a grand revelation to learn that the cameraman in this video, who appears to be punched or slapped by Jack Davis, …
What Is ‘Tea Party in Name Only’?
Over in the Daily Caller, they take a look at one of the lesser-known Republicans seeking the Senate nomination in Virginia, Jamie Radtke. (The better-known Republican, of course, is former senator and governor George Allen.)
This line stood out to …
Are Citizens United for George Allen? Well, These Citizens Are
Is it too early for endorsements in the now-open Senate seat in Virginia? Not for the Citizens United Political Victory Fund:
Citizens United Political Victory Fund, the affiliated PAC of Citizens United, announced its endorsement of Governor George Allen in …
Why Is Jim Webb Not Doing Any Fundraising?
Call me crazy, but I think Virginia Sen. Jim Webb’s not going to run for reelection next year.
At least, that scenario seems a bit more plausible in light of this news about the Democrat:
Webb, who still hasn’…
Can George Allen Wrench Back His Old Senate Seat?
From this Monday edition of the Morning Jolt:
I had been hearing rumblings in this vein for a while now, but Politico says the official announcement is coming Monday: “Former Sen. George Allen will end weeks of speculation and formally …
Is Virginia Sen. Jim Webb Going to Run for Reelection?
A former Virginia Democratic-party chair and a GMU professor take to the pages of Politico to contend that Sen. Jim Webb (D., Va.) is certain to run for reelection. And they cite . . . er . . . North Korea?
One unintended result of the …
Tim Kaine, Quickly Echoing Obama on NLRB
For weeks, the campaign of Republican Senate candidate George Allen has been trying to get their potential general-election opponent, former DNC Chair and Gov. Tim Kaine, to address the National Labor Relations Board decision barring Boeing from moving operations to …
Poll: Obama’s Approval Rating in Virginia Now 34%
I’ll admit, I figured that most polling, examining a potential Virginia Senate race matchup between the GOP’s former governor and Sen. George Allen and Democrats’ former Gov. Tim Kaine would show a close race.
But at least one …
Class Hears Tim Kaine Is Running For Senate?
Score one for the frustrated girlfriend: There is now a report that former Virginia governor Tim Kaine has told his University of Richmond class that he is a candidate for U.S. Senate.
Just in case you were wondering, I’m told House majority leader Eric Cantor is not interested in running for the now-open Senate seat in Virginia in 2012.
Obviously, Cantor just achieved one of the highest posts in the House, and …
George Allen: ‘I’m Going to Be a Much More Focused, Disciplined Candidate.’
Daddy duties will ensure posting is light for much of today, but over on the homepage, you can find my interview of George Allen, who recently announced a bid to win back his old Senate seat in Virginia, aiming to …
Santa’s at the Door, He Wants Us to Vote for Him in the Special Election.
Virginia will see two special elections January 11, to fill seats by lawmakers who were elected to Congress in November.
In the Salem area, Republican attorney Greg Habeeb and Democratic businesswoman Ginger Mumpower will face off in a special election to …