RPV Statement on Extended Voter Registration Deadline

Richmond, VA – Today, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia ruled that citizens of Virginia may register to vote until 11:59 PM Thursday, October 15. RPV Chairman Rich Anderson issued the following statement: “Judge Gibney did the right thing by extending the registration deadline until Thursday. Voters should not be penalized for the latest of the Northam …

Mike Pence Utterly Destroys Kamala Harris

Richmond, VA – “Tonight, Kamala Harris proved she is the most liberal member of the United States Senate. Her support of Joe Biden’s socialist agenda would destroy American livelihoods and unravel the incredible work the Trump Administration has accomplished. The choice could not be more clear – President Trump and Vice President Pence will uphold the rule of law and continue to …

RPV Asks Court to Hold AG Herring, Department of Elections in Contempt

Richmond, VA – On August 5, Attorney General Mark Herring agreed to eliminate the witness signature requirement in Virginia—an agreement later endorsed by order of a federal judge. For nearly 30 days after the agreement, Herring and his cronies in Richmond never communicated that change to the public. He cared more about his relationship with liberal interest groups than Virginia voters. Now, the …

Over One Thousand Virginia Voters Received Two Ballots

Richmond, VA – At least 1,400 voters who applied for absentee ballots received two ballots. “We knew the Democrats many last-minute changes to our election law would make our elections less secure, but no one could imagine voters receiving two ballots,” said Rich Anderson, Chairman of the Republican Party of Virginia. Over 400 voters in central Virginia – 300 in Richmond and 100 …

RPV Office Vandalized

Richmond, VA – Last night, the Republican Party of Virginia’s headquarters was vandalized. RPV Chairman Rich Anderson issued the following statement: “Under cover of darkness on Thursday night, the violent wave of crime that has infected Richmond for months struck again with a violent, cowardly, and unprovoked attack on the state headquarters of the Republican Party of Virginia (RPV). In prior …

RPV Welcomes Vice-President Pence to Virginia

Richmond, VA – Today, Vice-President Mike Pence visited the Virginia Military Institute in Lexington, VA to speak to the Corp of Cadets and our next generation of American leaders. RPV Chairman Rich Anderson issued the following statement: “Mike Pence’s visit to the Commonwealth speaks volumes to this administration’s commitment to make sure our men and women in uniform have the support they deserve. …

RPV Statement on Police Pledge from Chairman Rich Anderson

Richmond, VA – Rich Anderson, Chairman of the Republican Party of Virginia is committed to supporting law enforcement and has signed the Heritage Action for America  Police Pledge.  Chairman Anderson joins over 27,000 citizens plus Governors, Senators, Congressmen and State Officials and candidates to show support for law enforcement. He issued a challenge to all State party Chairmen and district and …

RPV Statement on the Passing of Lt. Gov. John Hager

Richmond, VA – RPV Chairman Rich Anderson issued the following statement on the passing of former Lieutenant Governor and former RPV Chairman John Hager: “Today, Virginia lost one of its premier sons with the passing of former Lt. Gov. John H. Hager, after a life well-lived as husband, father, grandfather, and revered public servant. “John served his Commonwealth and country in …

RPV Calls for Sen. Louise Lucas to Immediately Turn Herself In

Richmond, VA – Republican Party of Virginia Chairman Rich Anderson issued a statement calling for State Senator Louise Lucas to immediately turn herself in following the two felony charges leveled at her today: “Virginians demand leadership from their elected officials. Senator Lucas’s behavior is far from what leaders of our Commonwealth should strive for. Felony charges leveled against a sitting State Senator are to …