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Hold the Celebration: The GOP Got By on the Skin of Their Teeth – We Need New Ideas

I went to the Buddy Fowler Victory Party in Ashland Tuesday evening with excitement (It was looking good the Del. Fowler) but also trepidation.  Gecker was ahead – was it 3000 or 40o0 votes?  Powhatan was out but how many votes can that be?  Will it be enough?  I knew little about the Hal Parrish […]

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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Tom White Profile in the Richmond Times Dispatch

The Richmond Times Dispatch has been working on an article about the crazy stuff I do. Blogging and music mostly. And they published it today. Hanover activist has a softer side Tom White’s gentle and melodious singing voice contrasts sharply with the provocative and aggressive tone of his blog. White, 60, is a musician, 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.

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Why the Richmond Times Dispatch is Still The Richmond Times Disgrace

I have mentioned this before. I stopped taking the Times Dispatch years ago because it is a left leaning rag that has become yet another media outlet controlled by the left. And nowhere is this more obvious than on the Editorial Page. Gone are the days when that page was filled with the voice 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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Study: Virginia Newspapers 3 Times More Favorable Towards McAuliffe (D) Than Cuccinelli (R)

When I was 14 I began working summer jobs and after school jobs when I could find them. I enjoyed having my own money and making my own decisions on how to spend it. One of the expenditures I found to be an absolute necessity was a daily subscription to the Richmond Times Dispatch and […]

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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WHAT DOES ROBERT SARVIS need to WIN the ELECTION? SOME HELP and a FAIR AMOUNT OF CASH! PERHAPS a SARVIS MONEY BOMB?

The Richmond Times Dispatch article I cited in this blog entry had the stark financial tally of the three candidates: Cuccinelli has raised nearly $7 million; McAuliffe more than $12 million. Sarvis has raised $39,000, all from private donors, since his campaign launch. “We have been able to raise what we have needed so far,” […]

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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DID the RICHMOND TIMES-DISPATCH declare SARVIS the WINNER of the VBA DEBATE?

It is not often that the candidate who does not debate is touted favorably in a post debate editorial but that is what happened in the Richmond Times-Dispatch today.  Here’s the editorial and here’s the paragraph I found intriguing: We said at the beginning that the biggest winners were not at the Omni Homestead Resort. […]

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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COST OVERRUNS for the REDSKIN deal? AMAZING! I TOLD YOU SO…VOTE NO on PUBLIC/PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS!

The Richmond Times-Dispatch reported that City Council is questioning a $800,000 cost overrun on the Redskins deal! The price tag for the Washington Redskins training camp and attached park area has pushed about $800,000 past the original $10 million appropriation from Richmond, prompting questions from City Council members over whether the Richmond Economic Development Authority, […]

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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MIGHT HANOVER have a REFERENDUM on ELECTED SCHOOL BOARDS? UPDATE!

I completely missed this story because I do not read the Richmond Times-Dispatch every day! Group believes Hanover should elect School Board This “group” is the Friends of Hanover Schools.  This group is not a friend of mine or friend of any effort to cut spending.  FOHS really is one hand washing another.  Teachers, coaches, […]

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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It’s Easter! To Liberals it is ‘Hate a Christian’ Week

The intolerance towards Christians in this country has reached an all time high. Liberals blast Christians at every opportunity, calling us “intolerant”. The truth is, most Christians are very tolerant. When you find us most intolerant is when you demand that we compromise or abandon our beliefs and the teachings of God to accommodate 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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Romney Releases New TV Ad, ‘Richmond Times-Dispatch on Welfare Reform’

It looks like the Richmond Times-Dispatch weighing in on Obama’s efforts to gut welfare reform signed into law by former President Bill Clinton caught the eye of the Mitt Romney team. While Obama supporters are trying to deny the facts and do their usual “out of context” spin and lies, Mitt Romney is telling 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.

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Virginia State Board of Elections Turns Blind Eye to Potential Voter Fraud

This is a pretty sad turn of events. The Virginia State Board of Elections, a group comprised of two Republicans and one Democrat has decided to sweep potential allegations of voter fraud by sweeping the incident under the rug. On Monday, the SBE held a hearing to determine if the Voter Participation Center had possible […]

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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Democrats Registering the Dead in Virginia

Romney camp asks Va. to probe voter forms Interesting story in the Richmond Times Dispatch. Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s campaign is asking Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli to launch an investigation into voter-registration forms that are being sent to Virginia residents and addressed to deceased relatives, children, family pets and others ineligible to vote. 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.

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Senator Obenshain: Voter ID Bill Will Make It Easy to Vote But Tough to Cheat

The following is a message from Virginia State Senator Obenshain on the Voter ID Bill. An ongoing Virginia State Police investigation has resulted in charges against thirty-eight people for voter fraud, to which opponents of modest voter identification requirements-opponents who repeatedly insisted that voter fraud does not exist-responded, essentially, “Oh, that voter fraud.” And then […]

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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Richmond City Audits Local Tea Party After Standoff with Mayor

Reprinted (with permission) from Right Side News Two weeks after the Richmond Tea Party delivered an invoice to Richmond Mayor Dwight Jones for costs incurred for previous rallies; we received a letter from the City of Richmond formally stating that the city is auditing our Tea Party. Coincidence?  This audit is an obvious attempt 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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George Allen: Will Chairman Kaine Protect Virginia Businesses And Defend Our Right-To-Work Law?

Henrico, VA – Yesterday, the House of Representatives sent legislation to the Senate that would prohibitthe National Labor Relations Board’s attempt to block Boeing from operating a new assembly line in South Carolina, a Right-to-Work State.  But despite claiming to support Right-to-Work laws in the past, Chairman Kaine is now standing with President Obama and […]

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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COACH CALIPARI’S SUPER CONFERENCES PROPOSAL WILL DESTROY THE NCAA! GOOD!

If you had said I would agree with Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari in the next year or maybe ever, I’d say sure – when a six mile asteroid (sufficient to kill the dinosaurs) hits the Earth! You better look up.  The sky is falling. Coach Calipari wants to have the leading 64 or 72 […]

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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YES I READ THE ARTICLE ON ICLEI AND RELATED IN THE TIMES-DISPATCH!

I was ambling through the Richmond Times-Dispatch not looking for anything in particular when I discovered this headline:  CITIES ACT TOGETHER TO ATTACK CLIMATE CHANGE under a heading of “Global collaboration”.   It is exactly what I feared:  The leading major cities of the world, most notably New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, were agreeing 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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LIES IN SCHOOL HISTORY TEXTS? IMAGINE THAT! TIME TO ADOPT THE TEXAS TEXTBOOK STANDARDS!

The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that there will be a comprehensive review of history texts from a certain publisher after the discovery that there were factual inaccuracies in two Virginia history texts. The state Department of Education ordered a review of “Our Virginia: Past and Present” and “Our America: To 1865″ after the discovery of an […]

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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Repeal Amendment: Not The Right Solution

There has been much buzz lately about the possibility of a proposed Repeal Amendment that Speaker Howell has co-patrons in the Virginia General Assembly. (HJR 542) The problem it wishes to address is the over reaching power of the federal government is a real problem, but this amendment is not the right answer. I came […]

About Michelle Stanley

A concern citizen, Co-Founder of Richmond Patriots, grass root activist interested in putting government back in its proper role.

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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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