Archive | News

Commonwealth of Virginia 2019 Election

For many, the 2019 off cycle election in the Commonwealth of Virginia was a bitter pill to swallow. The Democrats have taken over control of the General Assembly for the first time in 24 years. (Side bar, that is why the Virginia flag is upside down on all of my social media accounts, as I […]

About Corey Fauconier

Corey “Sage” Fauconier is a native of Cambria Heights, Queens, New York who currently resides in Henrico County, Virginia. He is a graduate of Hampton University with a degree in Political Science (1994) and a Paralegal Studies Certificate (1996). Former Libertarian Candidtate for Virginia State Senate 2017. First Black Communications Chair of the Libertarian Party (2016), Lobby Day Leader for the Virginia Citizens Defense League since 2018, second amendment supporter, host of independent podcast Talks Over Drinks in Richmond, Virginia.

Read the full story

Posted in News1 Comment

Down Time in the Garden.

I am going to discuss a different topic today. No politics, no Hip Hop. No Trump collusion, no Wu Tang Clan. No second amendment. It’s fall garden time!!!!! Mandy and I took the family SUV to Home Depot and Lowe’s along Jefferson Davis Highway in Chester, Virginia down by my grandmother’s house. Between the both stores […]

About Corey Fauconier

Corey “Sage” Fauconier is a native of Cambria Heights, Queens, New York who currently resides in Henrico County, Virginia. He is a graduate of Hampton University with a degree in Political Science (1994) and a Paralegal Studies Certificate (1996). Former Libertarian Candidtate for Virginia State Senate 2017. First Black Communications Chair of the Libertarian Party (2016), Lobby Day Leader for the Virginia Citizens Defense League since 2018, second amendment supporter, host of independent podcast Talks Over Drinks in Richmond, Virginia.

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

I am Suspending Posting Here at VR Until the New Year

You Can’t Fix Stupid and There’s Plenty of Stupid to Go Around I started a live blog tonight but the combination of the state board of elections website being partly down, too many places to go, and the discouraging races I trashed the live blog early in the evening. It appears the Dems will win […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News6 Comments

Predictions and Thoughts on Today’s Election!

No Matter What: God’s In Charge! I think the GOP (in spite of its many errors and mistakes in this election – which are enough to make a Nazarene swear!) might be encouraged by this early voting turnout report in Blue Virginia: As of Saturday’s data update, there had been 133,921 absentee ballots returned, more […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

I TOLD YOU SO! Blue Virginia Columnist Says Vote for “Progressive” Dems Is Vote Against Right-To-Work!

Quash that Nightmare Tuesday! Vote GOP! Andres Jimenez, former Dem candidate for Delegate in District 38, wrote this column in Blue Virginia today. Here’s a scary highlight: Here in Virginia, we’re facing that same battle. Republican control of our legislature has made it impossible to pass a series of pro-labor reforms that Democrats are pushing, […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

If you Voted For Trump in 2016 in Virginia – AND If you Are Happy With That Vote – Need to Vote GOP Tomorrow for the General Assembly!

Vote AGAINST Impeachment and to Keep Virginia From Becoming Connecticut! I can only say that the future of Virginia is in the balance. Will we remain a middle-of-the-road center-right Commonwealth or become Connecticut? I think the Dems will vote – maybe not in the 2017 numbers – but they will vote. They will vote symbolically […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

Virginia’s climbing debt—–ponder this when you vote November 5th

Guest Column from Bob Shannon of the King William Tea Party I moved to Virginia 40 years ago and recall at the time the view that Virginia was a fiscally well run State, often cited in numerous financial publications I regularly read. The story they are telling today however is quite a different one. It […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

Sanders’ Endorsements in Commonwealth’s Attorney Races

Miles, Renick, Dillon for now! I wanted everybody to know: Yes, vote again for Scott Miles in Chesterfield. He’s been there for a year and the county is still there! I like his boldness. I also recommend a vote for another Scott: T. Scott Renick in New Kent. I endorsed him personally at the NK […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

Might There Be A First in 2019? First LP Elected to a state representative body in the South? Meet Vicky Rose from the 37th District in Mississippi

She’s Got Lots of Ideas and is Running Against an Incumbent Unopposed since 2011! I found Vicky Rose yesterday when I looked at the Rachel Mace FB page and found this story about signs being taken down: A candidate running for the Mississippi House of Representatives is dealing with the added stress of having campaign […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News5 Comments

Don’t Let This Happen To YOU Here In Virginia! Vote GOP Tuesday!

Budget-Busting Teacher Strikes Could Happen HERE if Dems Win! This report from the liberal-leaning site Vox on the Chicago Teachers’ Strike (which lasted 11 days!) ought to scare all the voters in Virginia to vote GOP this coming election! Here’s a couple of highlights: Teachers returned to school Friday after going on strike for 11 […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

Heartened to Hear These Words From a President of the United States

Non-intervention Is A Yuge Reason I Supported Ron Paul At the Presidential 2020 Rally in Tupelo, Mississippi, President Trump said these words: “After years of building up foreign nations, we are building up our nation.” Trump says it is the job of the military to protect our security and not to be the “policemen of […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

My Analysis on the Impeachment Story

It Does NOT Make Any Difference If There Was a Quid Pro Quo; Impeachment For This Will Hobble Every President’s Ability to Conduct Foreign Policy! I was not going to write on impeachment until after the election next Tuesday but with reports of an imminent vote in the House of Representatives as early as Thursday […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News4 Comments

Libertarian Rachel Mace is Bringing the Message of Liberty To Fairfax County

And the Progressives Don’t Like it! The Progressive Voter Guide, political porn at its best, is covering the races in Arlington and Fairfax Counties and here is what they said about the Libertarian Rachel Mace, running against Del. Eileen Filler-Corn: Delegate Filler-Corn is being challenged by Rachel Mace, a Libertarian, and John Wolfe, an Independent. […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

It’s Charlie Millner in Campbell County for BOCS!

Would be FIRST LP Elected to a Board of Supervisors in Virginia I interviewed Charlie Millner earlier in the year and I was VERY impressed with him and his campaign. Man of faith. Knows why he is running. Open Libertarian. And it has only gotten better! The Virginia Citizens Defense League and a Republican leaning […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

Sandy the Blogger Endorsements for General Assembly

Pretty Simple: Vote Republican unless… The Sanders the Blogger endorsements are simple in the General Assembly races this year: A Republican against a Democrat – Vote Republican. Just that simple. Yes even the RINO you do not like much. Let’s take care of that another time. Even if there is a third party person you […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

Useful List of the Twelve States Where it is Legal for Public Sector Employees to Strike

In The Commonwealth of Virginia, Even Collective Bargaining, Let Alone Strikes, are Not Authorized! But if the Dems Win in November… I found this chart of the twelve states where it is legal to strike (at least for some municipal workers) and what procedures are in place to regulate such strikes. Virginia is NOT on […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

Teachers’ Strike in Los Angeles (Earlier in 2019)! Don’t Let THIS Happen in Virginia! Vote Republican in November!

Some of the Teachers’ Union Goals are Political! Here’s some coverage from USA Today about the teachers’ strike this January: The wave of teacher strikes that has rocked education for the past 11 months culminated Monday in the L.A. walkout. The union plans to continue picketing Tuesday.Los Angeles Unified, where the strike affects half a million students at more […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

Teachers’ Strikes Around the Nation: Keep This OUT of Virginia!

Keep This Unrest and Division Far Away from Virginia: Vote GOP! This CNN article is fascinating about teachers’ strikes throughout the nation. Several observations: Urban,rural, suburban, red, blue and purple, American teachers from across the United States have been on strike. So far this year, teachers have picketed in one of the wealthiest states — […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

WAT! Did the VEA Criticize Senator Sturtevant For The Federal Tax Equalization Bill?

YES THEY DID! SB 1531, Called Bad For Education, and a Budget Buster, Is the Bill that Made the State Standard Deduction Equal to the Feds! I wondered about the latest attack ad against Senator Glen Sturtevant. It accused him of some sort of budget busting bill that would hurt education. It sounded like a […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

Tom White Says:

Nothing is more conservative than a republican wanting to get their majority back. And nothing is more liberal than a republican WITH a majority.

Sign up for Virginia Right Once Daily Email Digest

No Spam - ever! We send a daily email with the posts of the previous day. Unsubscribe at any time.
* = required field

Follow Us Anywhere!

Archives