Full ABC 20/20 episode on WDBJ tragedy, how, when, why

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Full ABC 20/20 episode on WDBJ tragedy, how, when, why

Courtesy of ABC News 20/20 episode that aired Friday, August 29. The episode delved into the past of the assailant and his evolution into an irrational paranoid monster who killed two beautiful much-loved WDBJ family members who never did harm to anyone. There are details in the episode that I was unaware of though I’ve been […]

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Terry McAuliffe would love to bring 5000 jobs to Roanoke VIDEO

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Terry McAuliffe would love to bring 5000 jobs to Roanoke VIDEO

FLASH BACK March 7, 2011 – McAuliffe talks about Greentech and Virginia not bidding on it – new plant will have 5000 jobs – love to bring it to Roanoke. Former Democratic National Committee chair and candidate Terry McAuliffe dropped in on Roanoke City council Monday morning interrupting their budget briefing. In typical showman style […]

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First Cuccinelli ad goes up staring his wife Teiro Cuccinelli

Friday, April 26, 2013

Springfield, Va. – The Cuccinelli for Governor campaign today announced the  release of its first television ad of the 2013 campaign.  The ad will begin running on statewide television on Monday, April 29th. Cuccinelli for Governor Campaign Manager Dave Rexrode said, “For most of his adult life, Ken Cuccinelli has worked to make his community, and […]

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Bowers says all that sizzles is not steak of his opponent (video)

Friday, April 27, 2012

Bowers says all that sizzles is not steak of his opponent (video)

At noon Friday the incumbent Mayor David Bowers held a rally at Thelma’s Chicken and Waffles at Church and Market Street. Along with about 40 supporters was DPVA Chair Brian Moran, Virginia Senator John Edwards, former DPVA Chair Dick Cranwell, former VA Senator Granger MacFarlane and former Delegate Chip Woodrum.  Councilman Sherman Lea was by […]

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VA Sen. Ebbin speaks against adoption discrimination by LGBT couples – video

Thursday, February 9, 2012

Today the Virginia passed a bill that will make it harder for LGBT families to adopt or become foster parents. SB 349 passed by a 22-18 margin, allowing organizations that receive state money to use those dollars to discriminate against loving LGBT people seeking to provide a safe and happy home to children. If this […]

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Market building gets a splash of color – video

Saturday, July 16, 2011

Market building gets a splash of color - video

The push is on and Mayor David Bowers’ state of the city address is set to be held in “Charter Hall” on the morning of August 25. Artist Cheryl Foster was finishing the second installation of a mosaic Friday afternoon while Local Colors Taste of Culture was hosting food and culture of the Philippines. Wall […]

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Chris Head declares his candidacy for the House of Delegates – Video

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Chris Head declares his candidacy for the House of Delegates - Video

Business owner Chris Head announced his candidacy Wednesday for the Republican nomination in the 17th District of the House of Delegates. He seeks to replace Delegate Bill Cleaveland who is retiring after one term in the legislature. The 17th House of Delegates district encompasses Roanoke County and parts of Roanoke City and Botetourt County. “Delegate […]

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Tim Kaine finally makes decision to run for U.S. Senate – video

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Tim Kaine finally makes decision to run for U.S. Senate - video

I’m running for the United States Senate because America has big challenges and I’m convinced that Virginia has answers that can help strengthen our nation.   When I was Governor we worked together to cut billions from the budget, tightened our belt and made government more efficient. We invested in key priorities like education, Rail […]

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Virginia is for Lovers 40 years later

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Virginia is for Lovers 40 years later

Below is a press release from Governor McDonnell along with the new Virginia is for Lovers television commercial. I posted the video on facebook and my daughter Kelly who lives is Charlotte had to embarrass me. She followed by posting this photo of me when the “Virginia is for Lovers” slogan was born 40 years […]

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Freshman Delegate Greg Habeeb spars with majority leader (video)

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Freshman Delegate Greg Habeeb spars with majority leader (video)

On February 8 in the 2011 General Assembly session Virginia House of Delegates freshman Greg Habeeb (R-8)  introduced his first bill, HJ687. Habeeb from Salem filled Morgan Griffith’s seat in a special election January 12. Griffith was elected to Congress replacing Rick Boucher in the 9th district. Habeeb said in a tweet about his back and […]

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Allen asks to be hired to the U.S.Senate (video)

Monday, January 24, 2011

Allen asks to be hired to the U.S.Senate (video)

Statement: “As Susan and I have traveled throughout Virginia during the last several years, we’ve talked to people anxious about losing their jobs and their homes. Many parents worry that the rising national debt will rob our children of future opportunities. And people are frustrated that Washington continues to ignore their views and values. The […]

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Brian Moran is new Virginia Democratic Party Chair (video)

Sunday, December 5, 2010

Brian Moran is new Virginia Democratic Party Chair (video)

What does Vanna White and Ken Cuccinelli have in common? They were both “celebrities” mentioned at the Democratic Party of Virginia meeting held at the Marriott in Newport News on Saturday. With powerful backers like U.S. Senator Mark Warner Brian Moran became the successor to Dickie Cranwell who has served as DPVA chair for five […]

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