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Is It an Alternative Universe or What? Report: Heath Shuler, former holder of the “Sandy’s Favorite Democrat” Title, is considering a run for US Senate!

National Journal is reporting that former Congressman (and former Redskin and Saint QB) Heath Shuler is considering a run (as a Democrat – rats!) for US Senate.  With there a real possibility that the GOP will lose control of the upper house in 2016, the Dems would like to have a shot in the Tarheel […]

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)

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Dave Brat’s Advisor Phil Rapp Retires (Again!)

I hate to call Dave Brat’s Advisor Phil Rapp the Bret Favre of Politics, but the shoe almost fits. Bret may have one up on Phil. But suffice it to say that Phil Rapp plans to make this his last retirement and he plans to enjoy the life of leisure he earned after a lifetime […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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HERE’S WHAT TO DO ABOUT the TPP: CALL CONGRESS!

Please let me know after you have made calls. I don’t mean to nag, but there has seldom been a more destructive piece of legislation in this country in all of our history. Please get as many people as possible to make these calls. The “Free Trade’ agenda is not about freedom, nor trade.  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)

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Grassroots Strategy: Holding Elected Officials Accountable

Conservative and Constitutional activists may have suffered a plethora of defeats in the last election cycle, but your presence was felt and your effect was significant. The Republican Party had to spend millions of dollars to defeat more qualified candidates, and were forced to make public just how dirty they are willing to fight to […]

About Steven Brodie Tucker

Graduated with a degree in Philosophy from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Also studied economics and political science at George Mason.

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Brat Proposes Amendment Today to Stop Obama’s Amnesty Order

Looks like our new Congressman is doing what we sent him to Washington to do!   WASHINGTON, DC (December 10, 2014) – Rep. Dave Brat (R-VA) joined Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) and Rep. Matt Salmon (R-AZ) to offer an amendment today to the omnibus budget bill to cut off funding for President Obama’s attempt at […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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VIDEO: Congressman Trey Gowdy takes on IRS and Obama for targeting Conservative groups

About Tom WhiteTom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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CAN YOU BELIEVE IT! HERE’S just some of the NATIONAL NEWS COVERAGE on Dr. DAVID BRAT’s CHALLENGE to Congressman CANTOR!

It is amazing!  Here is just some from Google search on the announced challenge by Dr. David Brat, Ph.D, chairman of economics at Randolph-Macon College! USA TODAY – be “Eric Cantor’s term limit” – clever line! National Review Online – I always wanted to mentioned favorably in NR!  Today, with its neocon vision, maybe mentioned […]

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)

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DISAPPOINTED. ALL the VIRGINIA GOP CONGRESSMEN (Except GRIFFITH) voted to KEEP NSA SPYING!

Disappointed is all I can say on the narrow defeat of the Amash amendment that would defund the NSA spying. I am further disappointed that every GOP congressman from Virginia except Griffith voted to keep NSA spying. NO on Amash Amendment (Yes on spying):  Wittman, Cantor, Hurt, Wolf, Forbes, Rigell, and Goodlatte YES (No 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)

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UPDATE: JUDGE RULES in FAVOR of PLACING the PATIENT on the ADULT TRANSPLANT LIST! STILL DISTURBING to me! PROFOUNDLY DISTURBING – IS THIS the FUTURE with OBAMACARE? MAYBE an APOLOGY to SARAH PALIN…

I saw this story in two places:  Yahoo News and Mason Conservative. I admit I do not understand the facts behind this matter.  And perhaps a medical ethicist could pound me silly over it.  But I find it disturbing that parents have to go to a local congressman and a bureaucrat to get permission to […]

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)

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STRONG SUPPORT for DELEGATE BELL in HANOVER COUNTY! (And THROUGHOUT the COMMONWEALTH, too!)

I was amazed but also very pleased to see the support for Del. Bell announced yesterday in an email.  Here is the entire list on the website! Check out the Hanover list – six elected officials from our county coming out for BELL! Hanover County Delegate Christopher Peace Honorable Trip Chalkley, Commonwealth’s Attorney Sheriff Dave […]

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)

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GOVERNOR JINDAL TELLS the TRUTH about the SEQUESTER!

I am so sick and tired to hear that the sequester has these savage cuts (especially from my own Congressman Cantor) that are unsustainable.  How we have a true visionary hero – you know who – the chief executive whose picture was taken with a certain blogger two weeks ago! – Governor Bobby Jindal who […]

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)

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SANDY on duty at the CANTOR JINDAL breakfast this morning! PICTURE of BLOGGER with SAINTS JERSEY with the LOUISIANA GOVERNOR!

Thanks to Tom White, I was able to attend the Cantor/Jindal breakfast this am!  (In fact I am here – already I have been a few feet from my hero, Governor Bobby Jindal) I have gotten a solid, if blurry photo that should be in an update for this blog post.  I was invited up […]

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)

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SPEAKER BOEHNER must EXPLAIN WHY he PUT OUT the CONSERVATIVE FOUR – or RESIGN! ONCE AGAIN, RON PAUL GOPers are MISTREATED! ASK PRESIDENT ROMNEY how that WORKED for him!

One of my favorite TV shows was one that only lasted a summer was Mister Sterling, with Josh Brolin as a newly appointed US Senator (the son of a politician played superbly by Josh Brolin) who has his own agenda:  Do what he thinks is right.  Here‘s more info about it.  (I could not find […]

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)

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Cantor Statement on Supreme Court Decision on Obamacare

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) is constitutional and stands. Congressman Cantor issued the following statement: “The Supreme Court’s decision to uphold Obamacare is a crushing blow to patients throughout the country. Obamacare has failed to keep the President’s basic promise of allowing those who like their health care to […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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ROBERT COX at TALK OF THE SOUND NAILS the LOCAL CONGRESSMAN, FUTURE SPEAKER NANCY PELOSI and the BUSH 41 ADMINISTRATION on AGENDA 21!

Robert Cox at Talk of the Sound found this 1992 video in the Wayback machine and it shows how many powerful forces in 1992 had bought into the Agenda 21 scheme. Rep. Eliot L. Engel is the congressman from Westchester (NY) and he states briefly his support for Agenda 21 and yields his time to […]

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)

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Hey Debbie Wasserman Schultz! Forget Mitt! Release Your OWN DAMN TAX RETURNS!

What a hypocrite. DNC Chairman Debbie Wasserman Schultz is running around the country in her new hair-do blasting Mitt Romney for not releasing his income tax returns for 2011 (and I think she wants his W-2’s for a paper route as well!). But guess who has not released her own taxes? That’s right! The Wasser-Woman […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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Virginia Legislators Call Out Tim Kaine’s Broken Promises on ObamaCare

Virginia Right! participated in a conference call a short while ago with Congressman Robert Hurt, State Senator Steve Martin and Hanover State Delegate John Cox about the false promises that Tim Kaine pushed about lower health care costs with Obamacare. All three of these gentlemen offered their expertise on the subject and below are some […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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Harry Reid Lies: Eric Cantor DID NOT SAY The Bill Includes ‘Revenue’ (Taxes)

I was watching a press conference with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, I couldn’t believe my ears on a comment that the Progressive Democrat made. Reid said: “I was just told Representative Cantor said that he – look I just walked out here, maybe I’m wrong – but someone just told me that Cantor said that […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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Eric Cantor Delivers Welcome News to Fiscal Conservatives Last Night

A group of around 500 attended Eric Cantor’s Advisory Council meeting in Henrico County last night at the Westin Hotel. Prior to the formal meeting, the crowd of supporters mingled with others who were not necessarily supporters, but wanted to hear what House Majority Leader Cantor had to say. In talking to a number of […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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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.

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