Whitbeck: ‘Radical Centrist’ Warner Aligns With Radical Left Against Judge Gorsuch

— Despite bipartisan support, Warner joins other Democrats in opposition — RPV Chairman John Whitbeck issued the following statement: “Judge Gorsuch is a supremely qualified, mainstream jurist with impeccable credentials. A majority of the U.S. Senate, Republicans and Democrats alike, support his confirmation. The fact that both Mark Warner and Tim Kaine have been forced to fabricate answers about ‘evasiveness’ …

John Adams: It’s Time to Restore the Rule of Law to the Attorney General’s Office

John Adams, the Republican nominee for Attorney General, delivered this week’s Virginia GOP address: Remarks as prepared for delivery: “Good morning, it is a great privilege to have the opportunity to speak with you this week. Yesterday was an incredibly special day for me, my family, and my supporters all across the Commonwealth. While we were traveling in Norfolk, and …

Vogel Campaign Clears RPV Petition Pre-Check

— Candidate is third Lt. Governor campaign to submit, verify petition signatures — The Republican Party of Virginia is pleased to announce that Jill Vogel is the third Republican candidate for Lt. Governor to submit signatures for “pre-check” review by the RPV and for submission to the State Board of Elections. RPV reviewed the signatures on the petitions submitted and …

Del. Jimmie Massie: Democrats Can’t Legislate Away Mathematical Reality

— Northam, Perriello $15 min wage proposal defies economic reality, common sense– Del. Jimmie Massie, R-Henrico, delivered this week’s Virginia GOP Address. Remarks as prepared for delivery: “Hi, I’m Delegate Jimmie Massie, and I represent 80,000 Henrico citizens living in the 72nd House of Delegates district.” “On March 9th, both of the Democrat candidates for Governor, Tom Perriello and Ralph …

Wagner Campaign Clears RPV Petition Pre-Check

— Candidate is third gubernatorial campaign to submit, verify petition signatures — The Republican Party of Virginia is pleased to announce that state Sen. Frank Wagner, R-Virginia Beach, is the third Republican candidate for Governor to submit signatures for “pre-check” review by the RPV and for submission to the State Board of Elections. RPV reviewed the signatures on the petitions …

Statement of RPV and Stewart for Governor Campaign on SBE Procedural Failure

The Republican Party of Virginia and the Corey Stewart for Governor Campaign issued the following statement: “We understand the candidates and campaigns were, justifiably, upset that the SBE’s initial guidance regarding ballot placement was not consistent throughout the process. Due to the error, one Republican campaign staffer waited over 68 hours outside the SBE over the weekend. Such incompetence by …

Rep. Scott Taylor: While Republicans are Keeping Our Promise on Healthcare, Democrats Obstruct

— Patient-centered flexibility is the focus of Republican healthcare efforts —  Rep. Scott Taylor, R-2nd, delivered this week’s Virginia GOP Address. Remarks as prepared for delivery: “Hello, I’m Congressman Scott Taylor and I have the honor and great responsibility of representing Virginia’s 2nd district.” “I’m here today to update you on health care. We know Obamacare is a disaster. The …

Davis Campaign Clears RPV Petition Pre-Check

— Candidate is second Lt. Governor campaign to submit, verify petition signatures — The Republican Party of Virginia is pleased to announce that Glenn Davis is the second Republican candidate for Lt. Governor to submit signatures for “pre-check” review by the RPV and for submission to the State Board of Elections. RPV reviewed the signatures on the petitions submitted and …

Whitbeck: Northam, Perriello Plans for $15 Minimum Wage Would Hurt Poor Virginians

— Both candidates support job-killing idea in effort to secure union votes — Statement of RPV Chairman John Whitbeck: “Ralph Northam and Tom Perriello apparently think the laws of supply and demand have been repealed. That’s the only way their far-left wing proposal to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour make sense economically.” “Both Democrats are in a …

Adams Campaign Clears RPV Petition Pre-Check

— Candidate is first Attorney General campaign to submit, verify petition signatures — The Republican Party of Virginia is pleased to announce that John Adams is the first Republican candidate for Attorney General to submit signatures for “pre-check” review by the RPV and for submission to the State Board of Elections. RPV reviewed the signatures on the petitions submitted and …