Monday, February 20, 2017
Governor Terry McAuliffe
House Bill 1582 reflects an incomplete understanding of weapons qualification practices within our military and is an unwarranted expansion in the number of people allowed to carry handguns in the Commonwealth. It would do nothing to protect the safety of our citizens.
It would allow any person 18 years of age or older and on active military duty or honorably discharged from the United States Armed Forces or the Virginia National Guard who has completed basic training to apply for a concealed handgun permit.
Contrary to the assumption of House Bill 1582, weapons familiarization training as a component of an individual’s military basic training does not qualify that
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli
Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli plans to run for governor in 2013.
FAIRFAX – Today Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli will post his 2011 fundraising numbers for his two political committees, “Ken Cuccinelli for Attorney General” and his PAC, “Liberty Now.” The reports will be filed with the State Board of Elections later today.
The information below reflects combined numbers for both the Liberty Now and Ken Cuccinelli for Attorney General.te:
Total raised in 2011: $937,099
Cash on hand: $732,527
Total number of individual contributions: 4644
Number of donations under $100: 3,862
Statement from Noah Wall on the end of year finance report:
“We’re extremely proud of the number of grassroots donors who invested their hard earned money in Ken’s campaign. To the thousands of Virginians who have made our strong showing in 2011 possible, we just want to say thank you.”
Posted By Valerie Garner
Categories: Election 2013, Elections, Politics, State Politics
Tags: attorney_general, cuccinelli, election 2013, Elections, republican