Quantcast

Tag Archive | Northern Virginia

Being Conservative is Like Being Pregnant: You Are or you ARE NOT!

Exactly what does it mean to be Conservative? Let’s start with the definition of Conservative. Merriam-Webster defines Conservative as: believing in the value of established and traditional practices in politics and society : relating to or supporting political conservatism But the word itself means “to preserve” or save. What exactly is being preserved? For 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.

Read the full story

Posted in Opinion13 Comments

AN EXCELLENT TV AD for CUCCINELLI…IT NEEDS A LOT OF AIRPLAY especially in NOVA!

I got a copy (along with millions of others) of this TV ad for Ken Cuccinelli.  I think this is a strong point – his advocacy in college of programs to fight sexual abuse. Here it is:   I can say, this should run in Northern Virginia.  It would refute or at least cut into […]

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

IT’S TIME FOR TRUTH TO PREVAIL!

I watched the local news on Friday to see what if anything was being reported on the State wide candidates running this fall. I wasn’t at all surprised to see the reporting of Terry McAuliffe at a campaign stop somewhere in Northern Virginia and contrasted that with the following story of E.W Jackson, not 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.

Read the full story

Posted in News0 Comments

ROB BELL’S bill to FIGHT HUMAN TRAFFICKING SIGNED by GOVERNOR; BELL SUPPORTS CAPITAL LITIGATION UNIT!

In two developments, I am pleased as a supporter of Del. Bell for AG, to report two items: First, Delegate Bell’s bill to authorize multijurisdictional grand juries for human trafficking cases was signed by the governor. “Working with the attorney general’s office, I introduced HB 1870 to allow multijurisdictional grand juries to investigate additional types […]

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

Bob McDonnell’s Massive Tax Increase May Be Unconstitutional

My friend and Bearing Drift contributor Norm Leahy has penned an editorial for the Washington Post along with Paul Goldman in which they discuss the constitutional problems with the new Transportation Tax Increase. Those praising the Virginia General Assembly’s transportation compromise may not realize that the bill runs afoul of the plain language in the […]

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 News2 Comments

SANDY’S FAVORITE DEMOCRAT – SEN. CHAP PETERSEN – Voted NO on TRANSPORTATION/MEDICAID Bill!

Check out this blog entry from Senator Chap Petersen – Sandy’s favorite Democrat!  Petersen voted NO on the transportation/Medicaid bill!  Here’s his remarks: Ladies & Gentlemen of the Senate: I speak today as someone who grew up in the heart of Fairfax.  As a little boy I looked out my window and watched the construction […]

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, Opinion5 Comments

URGENT Letter to Pat Mullins RPV Chairman from Cathy Marshall – Delegate Bob Marshall’s Wife

Below is a letter from Cathy Marshall to Republican Party of Virginia Chairman Pat Mullins about the Republican’s intent to raise our taxes. I completely agree with Cathy Marshall and urge everyone to email Chairman Mullins and let him know your feelings. His email address is Pat@rpv.org I prefaced my email to Pat with the following: […]

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 News0 Comments

IF YOU WORK OR LIVE IN VIRGINIA BEACH, RICHMOND, FALLS CHURCH, DANVILLE or NORTON – GO TO the OFFICE of SENATOR WEBB MONDAY! TELL HIM NO to UN DISABILITIES TREATY!

I posted several days ago about my adventure to actually visit the office of Senator Jim Webb and how I got to write my thoughts down on the bad UN Disabilities Treaty for sending to the Senator in DC! So, I was seized with an idea:  Go en masse to the Senator’s offices throughout the […]

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

Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling Quits Race for Governor of Virginia – Looks Like AG Cuccinelli is the Nominee!

Bill Bolling, Virginia’s two term Lt. Governor has done some rethinking about his run for Governor of Virginia in 2013. After making a deal to allow Bob McDonnell to take the top spot on the ticket in 2009, with the intent of running for the state’s highest office in 2013, the Republicans opted for a […]

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 News0 Comments

Allen and Cantor in Landslide Primary Victories

George Allen and Eric Cantor won by large margins in their respective Republican Primary contests. Both were landslides. Congressman and House Majority Leader Eric Cantor won 80% of the vote and won every county in the 7th District tonight. Cantor faces a Democratic Party challenger in November, but this is not a serious challenger and Cantor will most likely have […]

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 News0 Comments

ARTUR DAVIS as a VIrginia REPUBLICAN?

Artur Davis is a former Democratic Congressman who aspired to be the first African-American Governor of Alabama.  Alas, he lost.  (It is believed that Alabama, by the way, DID elect the first statewide African-American candidate in the USA if you do not count the rigged Reconstruction elections – this justice of the state supreme court.  […]

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

Tim-Donner-300x230

Podcast: Senate Candidate Tim Donner’s Thoughts on the Shenandoah Valley TEA Party Debate

I was unable to attend the recent debate featuring the US Senate Candidates from Virginia at the event sponsored by the Shenandoah Valley TEA Party. One of the candidates, Northern Virginia Businessman Tim Donner, was gracious enough to spend a few minutes giving Virginia Right! his thoughts on the debate and the issues.   [powerpress] […]

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 News, Podcasts3 Comments

Tim-Donner-300x230

Senate Candidate Tim Donner Recounts Eerie 9-11 – Kennedy Assassination Coincidence

Northern Virginia businessman Tim Donner is running for the US Senate seat being vacated by retiring Democrat Jim Webb. Now I have spoken to Donner on a few occasions and we have done several interviews for Virginia Right!, but this interview is not so much political as it is interesting. With the 10th anniversary 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.

Read the full story

Posted in Featured, News0 Comments

Tim-Donner-300x230

Podcast Interview – Virginia US Senate Candidate Tim Donner

I had the opportunity to speak to US Senate candidate Tim Donner, the Northern Virginia businessman running for the US Senate seat being vacated by one term Democrat Jim Webb. The main topic of this podcast was the recent debt ceiling increase and the process that led to passing the bill. We also touched on […]

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 News, Podcasts0 Comments

Virginia US Senate Candidate Tim Donner Makes Critical Campaign Blunder

  Update: Tim Donner responded and I posted a new write up on his response. Please take time to visit here and read it. The Republican contenders for the US Senate seat being vacated by Democrat Jim Webb are many. The seat’s previous occupant George Allen is considered the front runner by most. Other candidates […]

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 News, Opinion20 Comments

More Disgusting Behavior

Video: Richmond Union Rally A Major Flop!

I almost felt bad for these poor saps that turned out for the Pro Union Rally in Richmond, Va today.  There were around 250 people who showed up for this lame attempt at starting class warfare by the Liberal money bags like George Soros and his MoveOn.Org group – as well as the 45 other […]

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 Featured, News, Video7 Comments

MSNBC Continues to Rein in the Left Wing Lunatic Hosts

By now, the fact that Kieth Olbermann has been voted off Insanity Island, or MSNBC as it is known in the People’s Republic of Northern Virginia, is well known, even to the twitter deprived  rioters in Egypt. Now comes word that Insanity Island has again voted, and the results were not pretty for Ed “Sargent” […]

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 Opinion1 Comment

REPUBLICAN LIBERTY CAUCUS HELPS WITH 2011 VIRGINIA TEA PARTY LOBBYING/RALLY DAY IN RICHMOND!

Hi there, I wanted to make sure you receive an invitation to join Republican Liberty Caucus members and supporters this upcoming Monday, Jan. 17 — Martin Luther King, Jr. Day — in Richmond.  Many of us have off from work that day and it is also the 2011 Virginia Tea Party Lobbying/Rally Day at the […]

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

Is Republican Delegate Albo Raising Taxes in a Recession?

It would appear so. HB 1604 introduced by Delegate Dave Albo (R-Fairfax) seeks to tax out of state businesses that perform services outside of the state for Virginians “if the taxpayer has exploited the market provided by the Commonwealth to the extent that any benefit or use of such sale is to a person or […]

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 News, Opinion4 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