Quantcast

Tag Archive | Local Government

FOUR MORE LOCAL OFFICIALS defect to UKIP! UPDATE: A LABOUR COUNCILLOR DEFECTS to UKIP!

ConservativeHome is reporting that four, that’s right FOUR more local officials (councillors) have defected from the Tories to UKIP: The Hounslow, Heston and Whitton Chronicle reports that three Conservative councillors in that borough have defected to UKIP.  It names Cllrs Rebecca Stewart, Beverley Williams and Colin Botterill. Looking at the Council website a fourth is […]

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

NEED my READERS to UPDATE ME: NEW CITIES who have LEFT ICLEI!

I have not found a recent new US city or local government that has left or failed to renew with ICLEI. I ask my readers:  Please let me know if we have news!  Look at the Wall of Honor and see if I have left anyone out! Thanks SO MUCH! About Elwood SandersElwood “Sandy” Sanders […]

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 ICLEI, News, Opinion0 Comments

WHAT we all SHOULD DO: GET INVOLVED LOCALLY!

This article on the Daily Paul was and is well done.  Well written exhortation to get involved in local government and politics.  Here are a few highlights from the article of a liberty activist named Travis Couture (slightly edited): Please, get involved in your party, unless it is that unbearable, run for office locally, learn […]

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 News, Opinion1 Comment

DID UKIP just WIN the ROTHERHAM BY-ELECTION?! MAYBE EVEN possible TORY MP DEFECTIONS? WE’LL SEE THURSDAY!

UKIP is my favorite British political party (I used to be a committed Tory fan but too many compromises on Europe for my liking and UKIP is more libertarian and non-racist!) but this week’s news is intriguing: A foster family lost their three foster children because it was revealed they are members of UKIP.  Yes, […]

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 News, Opinion0 Comments

MUST OPPOSE another UN TREATY! THE CONVENTION on the RIGHTS of the DISABLED – we have the law already and do not need FOREIGNERS meddling in OUR BUSINESS!

Parentalrights.org has made a great argument as to why we should not ratify the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD).  I have largely incorporated it here at this blog post: But there is another treaty that has some of the fears that the UNCRC has (and which is generally shared with other […]

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 News, Opinion1 Comment

ICLEI is AT IT AGAIN! CONDUCTING FOREIGN POLICY! US CITIES MUST GET OUT NOW!

Once again, ICLEI nailed itself in one of its own documents:  This Delegation Briefing (here’s the copy from ICLEI website) for the what appeared to have failed (Praise God!) Rio+20 Summit has several things where ICLEI is clearly conducting foreign policy on behalf of its members: ICLEI Rio+20 preparations and advocacy ICLEI has decided 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)

Read the full story

Posted in ICLEI, News, Opinion2 Comments

KEEP YOUR MAYOR HOME – ask the LOCAL GOVERNMENT to DEFUND TRIPS to RIO for RIO+20!

Talk of the Sound wrote this article where they clarified that the Mayor of New Rochelle was not planning after all to attend the Agenda 21 Rio+20 conference. They had reported (certainly accurately) that Mayor Bramson was attending.  Apparently he changed his mind: While it is our conclusion that a correction is not in order, […]

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 ICLEI, News, Opinion1 Comment

BELLE OF LIBERTY REPORTS: VICTORY In NORTH NEW JERSEY! PASSAIC COUNTY SAYS NO TO ICLEI!

Belle of Liberty is reporting that Passaic County, NJ at their budget meeting on March 27 said NO to ICLEI!  They got out of the unconstitutional alliance! Good news for Agenda 21 fighters: The Wayne Township Council passed a resolution condemning Agenda 21 and calling for the Passaic County Freeholders to withdraw from ICLEI. At […]

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 ICLEI, News, Opinion1 Comment

ANOTHER TORY COUNCILLOR DEFECTS to UKIP!

A local government official in North West England who was the Tory leader in that region has defected to UKIP!  David Potts had withering criticism for his former leader, PM David Cameron: “I believe David Cameron is a spineless prime minister, and I deeply regret having supported his bid for the party leadership.” “UKIP is […]

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

MAJOR PARTY councillor LEAVES the LIBDEMs over EU Referendum! Becomes Independent! WHERE ARE THE TORY REBELS?

A councillor (local government elected official) affiliated with the Liberal Democrat Party in the UK has resigned her party affiliation and switched to independent over her party’s failure to bring about the EU referendum promised in the last General Election! Only one LibDem MP defied his party and voted for the EU referendum:  Adrian Sanders.  […]

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

IS DENT COUNTY MISSOURI the EPICENTER OF THE NEXT PRO-SOVEREIGNTY EARTHQUAKE!

In 1811-12, southeastern Missouri was the site for several serious earthquakes, centered near the town of New Madrid.  Thankfully, nothing like that has happened in the ground since then but what happened in Dent County, Missouri, not far from the New Madrid epicenter, might be the Agenda 21 equivalent of the political earthquake that occurred […]

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 ICLEI, News0 Comments

HELP SUE ANN PENNA IN BLOOMFIELD NJ!

I received recently this FB message from NJ: I started the Essex County Tea Party over a year ago. The major thing I have been trying to do with my group is to get them involved locally. That’s where they have power to make real change! No need to run to Trenton or DC, there’s […]

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

BUT PEOPLE ARE RISING IN CALIFORNIA AND FIGHTING AGENDA 21 and ICLEI!

The last blog entry about the Golden State was not very encouraging.  But this is: LOCAL GROUP DISCUSSES ALLEGED GLOBAL SOCIALISM PLAN It appears the Temecula Murrieta TEA Party had a meeting on July 11 to discuss ICLEI and Agenda 21: About 17 members of Temecula Murrieta TEA Party met at a Mexican food restaurant […]

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 News1 Comment

LIBERTY ACTIVISTS RUNNING FOR LOCAL OFFICE – A NEW BLACK REGIMENT FOR VA!

The Black Regiment is the name for the clergy (most of whom were in black vestments) who supported the Revolution in 1776.  I see that if we can run liberty activists for local office – soil and water commissioner, board of supervisors and school board, they can be like a Black Regiment for our times […]

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 News1 Comment

THIS IS OUTRAGEOUS! VMI HOSTING AN ICLEI CONFERENCE?

I want to urge all my readers with ties to Virginia Military Institute to let the school know their feelings – respectfully of course but forcefully.  Why?  Because there was a ICLEI-sponsored event at VMI – YES the Virginia Military Institute – at the Preston Library of VMI – on April 7, 2011: Are 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 News6 Comments

REMINDER: Mechanicsville TEA Party TONIGHT!! Come Hear VaRight! Blogger Sandy Sanders Speak on ICLEI

Don’t miss this important meeting as Sandy Sanders explains what ICLEI is and why Liberals have been attacking THIS BLOG! I will be there recording video of the event as well. Thursday, April 7, 2011 Meeting Mechanicsville TEA Party meeting, Thursday, April 7, 2011 at 7:00 pm at 8493 New Bethesda Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23111. […]

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.

Read the full story

Posted in ICLEI, Tea Party1 Comment

THE FIRST 100 DAYS OF THE PRAGUE SPRING IN CARROLL COUNTY!

Here’s a report from the Eldersburg Patch on the first 100 days of Carroll County’s Prague Spring!  It’s an encouraging report.  Local government can be sexy and crucial to liberty!  Some highlights from Commission President Doug Howard’s report: Implemented the Pledge of Allegiance and prayer at the opening of Commissioner meetings.*  *  * Reinstated the County Christmas […]

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 ICLEI, News6 Comments

YOUNG TURK ALERT: RORY STEWART THIS TIME! FROM AFGHANISTAN TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT!

MP Rory Stewart, OBE, spoke some time ago on a subject very near to his heart:  Afghanistan.  Here is a column on it from ConservativeHome.  Stewart takes a humanitarian but generally non-interventionist position on continued UK troop involvement in the nation.  Here is a quote from the cited article of Ian Parker in the New […]

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

MORE ON ICLEI: HOW BAD IS IT?

I have written about how ICLEI, the UN-blessed organization (I used the word agency and I apologize for misspeaking; it is a distinction without a real difference; if you carry the UN’s water you are an UN agency as far as I am concerned) of municipal and local governments throughout the world.  There are several […]

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 ICLEI, News2 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.

Check out NewsMax!

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

Submit a Blog Post!

Submit a Blog Post for our 'Boots on the Ground' feature

Click Here for Instructions on How to Submit a Post

Google Ad

Google Ad

Follow Us Anywhere!

Google Ad

Archives