Green New Deal too extreme for unions, VA Dem leadership

The AFL-CIO has a message for members of Congress who support the Green New Deal – they shouldn’t. In a letter sent Friday, the nation’s largest organized labor group warned against the threat of the left’s latest litmus test: “The Green New Deal resolution is far too short on specific solutions that speak to the jobs of our members and …

RPV Dares Dems to Appear with Northam, Herring

Democrats have begun to walk back their calls for Ralph Northam’s resignation. Notably, potential presidential candidate Terry McAuliffe and Senator Mark Warner have given Northam a chance to come back from his embarrassing blackface scandal. If Ralph Northam or Mark Herring are to regain the faith of the people of Virginia as Warner and McAuliffe say they should have a …

Rodman embraced Tran bill. Will she embrace Northam?

Ralph Northam may still be in hiding, but his political action committee is still hard at work — recruiting candidates who support his radical views on abortion. The Richmond Times Dispatch reported last week that Democrat Del. Debra Rodman was considering a run for the state Senate at the urging of Northam’s team. From the story: “Bolstered by support from …

Virginia Democrats’ Burgeoning Love Affair with Anti-Semitism

Over the past year, the Democratic Party of Virginia has begun to embrace the anti-Semitic attitudes of some of their candidates. Not counting national figures, the DPVA wholeheartedly supported Leslie Cockburn (Dem Congressional candidate) and Ibraheem Samirah (Dem Delegate), even AFTER it was revealed that they both were virulent anti-Semites. Leslie Cockburn – Cockburn has a long history of anti-Semitic …

Democrats vote to give $5 million to… themselves?

Today, Jennifer Wexton, Abigail Spanberger, and Elaine Luria passed H.R. 1, their first major legislation of the new Congress. So, what was their top priority? Job creation? Veterans? The economy? No! The first major program passed by House Democrats primarily benefits… House Democrats. H.R. 1 would funnel up to $5 million to Wexton, Spanberger, Luria and other socialist Democrats’ campaign …

Mark Warner to appear with Ralph Northam?

Democrat Senator Mark Warner called for Ralph Northam’s resignation in no uncertain terms when it was revealed that the Governor had worn blackface in his medical school yearbook. But Senator Warner has flip-flopped (as he is wont to do) on his call for Northam’s resignation. In a recent interview Warner said “When I called for his resignation along with Tim …

Virginia Republicans Condemn Anti-Semitism

Today, the Republican Party of Virginia, the Virginia Republican Congressional Caucus, Virginia Senate Republican Caucus Chairman Ryan McDougle, and Virginia House Majority Leader Todd Gilbert jointly issued the following statement in condemnation of anti-Semitism: “All that is required for evil to prevail is for men and women of goodwill to stand by and do nothing. Anti-Semitism is on the rise …

RPV Offers $1000 Reward for Herring Blackface Picture

There has been much talk of a picture of Mark Herring in blackface existing in a UVA Sigma Chi fraternity yearbook from his time there. Herring stated that he spoke with “college friends” about his appearance in blackface and double checked if anyone had photo evidence of his indiscretions. Herring claims to not know if there is a photo, but …

Democrats’ Green New Deal — a $600,000 per household feast

It’s Fat Tuesday, and Democrats are preparing a financial feast on Virginian’s wallets. Hope you’ve got $600,000 laying around… A number of Virginia Democrats are backing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal. The plan — which includes rebuilding every structure in America for energy efficiency, stopping cow farts, and curbing air travel — would be a radical overhaul of virtually …

she’s (still) got to go…

President Trump weighed in on Ilhan Omar’s anti-Semitism last night, echoing calls for her removal from the House Foreign Affairs Committee. But Elaine Luria, Jennifer Wexton, and Abigail Spanberger are still silent. Question for them: Are they comfortable allowing an anti-Semitic bigot on the Foreign Affairs Committee?