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Ballot Access Blues: Virginia is now more of an outlier than ever – Oklahoma reduces ballot access from 10% to 2.5%

Here’s the report from Ballot Access News and also a hat tip to the Independent Political Report (I like this blog): On May 5, Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin signed SB 896. This bill lowers the number of votes for a party to remain on the ballot, from 10% for the office at the top 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)

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NEWS ALERT: Indigent Defense Study Bill Has PASSED Senate!

My review of the VGA website shows that SJ 51, the indigent defense study bill now amended to just study a statewide appellate defender office (like they have in Michigan) passed the Virginia Senate today!  I spoke with Senator Dance’s Chief of Staff, Ed Reed (Thanks to you Ed for your tremendous help on this) […]

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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The Martha Boneta Legacy: Harvesting Hope & Prosperity in Virginia

By Alex McGrath, Guest Contributor   Virginia’s Favorite Peacemaking Farmer and American Property Rights Hero, Martha Boneta was honored with a Commendation by the 2016 Virginia General Assembly. No individual is more deserving of a commendation than Virginia’s “Gentle-Woman Kind-Hearted Farmer,” Martha Boneta.  Adored and respected by all, from the far left to the far […]

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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Trump Doesn’t Have to be Conservative, Humble or Polite to Fix America

In most elections I find myself gravitating to the most Conservative candidate. I have supported Conservatives for every level of office. Sometimes my pick wins, sometimes not. Now I don’t fall for that “most Conservative that can win” claptrap. That is a dog whistle call for a RINO. They believe that chasing after the Democrats […]

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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Should More Millennials Run for State Legislature as a Democrat? Well, After They Treated Dr. Larry Lessig, Why Should They?

Emma Roller writes a nice op-ed in the New York Times about the apparent difficulty of the Dems to get people to run for state legislatures.  Here’s a useful highlight: Another problem for Democratic Party operatives: There are plenty of other outlets for left-leaning millennials’ sense of altruism that do not involve running for political […]

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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The GOP Can Improve Ballot Access (Without Helping those Pesty Libertarians)!

“Over the past decade [blogger’s note: about 1990-2000], roughly 35 percent of state legislative seats in the nation were uncontested in the general election.”  p. 1 *** “The democratic system operates with an implicit expectation that elections will offer voters a choice between or among candidates, and by extension, between or among policy positions.  Uncontested […]

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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Democratic Party boss takes a hit in Texas vote-fraud case

Democrats always claim voter fraud does not exist. Our long time Virginia based Watchdog Kenric Ward has moved to Texas and is still doing what he does best – exposing political bad behavior. Check out his latest piece: A client of Texas Democratic Party Chairman Gilberto Hinojosa is facing 16 criminal charges of rigging votes […]

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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More from That Other Sanders: The Commonwealth Needs a Statewide Public Defender System!

I am also seeking delegates and senators to consider introducing a study bill to finally ask the question that this Commonwealth needs:  The feasibility and costs of expanding, not Medicare, but our crazy quilt public defender system (City of Richmond has a public defender office but not Henrico, nor Chesterfield nor Hanover Counties for example.) […]

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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Del. Les Adams announces his Re-Election Bid!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Delegate Les Adams, Republican from Chatham, today announced the start of his campaign for re-election this fall to the House of Delegates in Virginia’s General Assembly.  Adams represents the 16th House District which includes the City of Martinsville and parts of Henry and Pittsylvania Counties. Adams stated, “It has been a tremendous […]

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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DR. DUNNAVANT owes HER OPPONENTS and ALL LAWYERS an APOLOGY!

Few things make me see red faster than a political candidate or office holder using anti-lawyer feelings to win or keep office.  Anti-lawyer bigotry had not shown up in several years in our area but now 12th Senate GOP hopeful Dr. Siobhan Dunnavant did it in the TV ad I saw tonight on Fox News. […]

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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Two GOP Lawmakers Help McAuliffe Kill Voter ID Bill

This is an article that was written by Kenric Ward and is printed in it’s entirety on Watchdog.org. Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s veto of a photo identification bill was upheld by two Republican lawmakers who maintained that the election measure was flawed. Siding with a solid bloc of Democrats, Delegate Bob Bloxom Jr. left Republicans one […]

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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GOP Primary Editorial Misses By a Mile

by Bob Shannon (Central Garage) The Editorial in last weeks edition of the Tidewater Review ( Washington Post ) had to have been written by one of the republican establishment folks hell bent on destroying the slowly growing influence by the last few remaining conservatives willing to roll up their sleeve’s and fight.Gillespie’s loss destroys this writers own thesis since […]

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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CPAC attendees plan to walk out on Jeb Bush

The first Bush gave us the Clinton’s – a gift that keeps giving. The second Bush gave is the Obama’s – America’s worst nightmare. Anyone seriously considering a third Bush should be in a mental institution.   From the Washington Times: A movement is underway to stage an informal protest when former Florida Gov. Jeb […]

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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Goochland County Election Announcement

The entire Board of Supervisors and all three Republican County-wide office holders declare for re-election. Goochland County Court House, VA – Jan. 31, 2015 – All five members of the Goochland County Board of Supervisors and the Goochland County Treasurer, the Goochland County Commonwealth Attorney, and the Monacan Soil & Water Conservation District Director will […]

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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SANDY SAYS VOTE WALTON TODAY!

Editor’s Note: Sandy emailed me yesterday about endorsing Walton. Due to other issues, I wasn’t able to research Walton in time to make this a blog endorsement, but as Walton is the Republican candidate, I would recommend voters cast their vote for him. It should be an interesting race with a very low turnout. But […]

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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More Republicans Say They Won’t Support Boehner For Speaker

From The Daily Caller: While ousting John Boehner from the speaker’s office still remains a long shot, a growing number of conservative lawmakers in the House are saying they plan to support someone other than the Ohio Republican during this week’s vote. The latest Republicans to announce plans to oppose Boehner are Indiana Rep. Martin […]

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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24 Hours left to Contact Your Congressman

Over the next 24 hours, Congressmen Rob Wittman, Dave Brat, Scott Rigell, and Bob Goodlatte must be contacted and asked to publicly state whether or not they intend to vote for John Boehner for Speaker of the House. If Speaker Boehner continues his hold over the House of Representatives, the 2014 conservative wave will come […]

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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Va’s 7th Congressional District Numbers and Locations – (To Reach Dave Brat!)

Please Note This New Contact Information CONTACTING THE CONGRESSIONAL OFFICE: Office of Congressman Dave Brat Glen Allen office 4201 Dominion Blvd., Suite 110 Glen Allen, VA 23060 804-747-4073 804-747-5308 fax Office of Congressman Dave Brat Culpeper office 763 Madison Road, Suite 207 Culpeper, VA 22701 540-825-8960 540-825-8964 fax Office of Congressman Dave Brat Washington, D.C. […]

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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Rep. Dave Brat selects chief of staff, other staffers for congressional office

Washington, DC (November 17, 2014) – Newly sworn-in Virginia Congressman Dave Brat (R-VA) announced the hiring of three key staffers for his congressional office today. Erin Siefring will serve as chief of staff.  Siefring comes from Heritage Action for America, where she was director of House relations.  Prior to that, she served as the legislative […]

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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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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