Gov. McDonnell’s reaction to George Allen leaving politics

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

RICHMOND – Governor Bob McDonnell issued the following statement this morning regarding comments by former Virginia Governor and Senator George Allen that he will not seek political office again. “I was disappointed to learn that George Allen will not seek political office again. I’ve had the honor of knowing George for two decades now. He […]

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President Barack Obama re-elected with Virginia’s help

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

President Barack Obama re-elected with Virginia's help

As the polls closed in Virginia the tallying began even as voters were still waiting in lines to vote. The polls closed at 7:00 p.m. but the Virginia State Board of Elections issued a directive to not release any more precinct results until 8:00 p.m. Virginia was too close to call most of Tuesday evening. […]

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Romney media conference call smacks of desperation

Thursday, November 1, 2012

Romney media conference call smacks of desperation

Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. Gov. Mitt Romney’s campaign held a media conference call on the “State of the Race.” The call featured Romney Campaign Senior Advisor Russ Schriefer, Pollster Neil Newhouse and Political Director Rich Beeson. President Obama leads Gov. Romney 49 to 47 percent, among likely Virginia voters in the Wednesday morning Quinnipiac University […]

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George Allen receives endorsement of Virginia Association of Realtors

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Glen Allen, VA – Today George Allen received the endorsement of the Virginia Association of Realtors (VAR), the business advocacy organization representing nearly 30,000 real estate industry professionals. At an endorsement event held at the Glen Allen headquarters of the Virginia Association of Realtors, George Allen participated in a roundtable discussion with Realtor members to hear […]

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S.C. Congressman Joe Wilson featured at Republican breakfast

Monday, September 10, 2012

S.C. Congressman Joe Wilson featured at Republican breakfast

Before Saturday’s 32nd annual Olde Salem Days kicked into high gear over 200 Republicans gathered for a lively breakfast at the Salem Civic Center. The caffeine kicked in and the rhetoric followed. They later gathered at Congressman Morgan Griffith’s Main Street office where candidates handed out campaign paraphernalia and mingled with voters. The breakfast speakers […]

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George Allen and Tim Kaine on July jobs report

Friday, August 3, 2012

George Allen and Tim Kaine on July jobs report

George Allen’s statement on the Department of Labor’s July jobs report showing the unemployment rate rising to 8.3 percent: “The July jobs report proves once more that Virginia cannot afford six more years of an over-spending, over-regulating federal government that stands in the way of economic opportunity. Far too many Virginia families are feeling the […]

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Kaine/Allen agree on three and possibly a fourth forum

Friday, August 3, 2012

The only debate confirmed so far near Roanoke will be in Blacksburg at Virginia Tech on October 18. WSLS in Roanoke will live stream the debate moderated by Jay Warren with panelist political analyst Dr. Bob Denton. This is considered the last debate they will have before the November 6 election. In a phone call […]

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Gov. George Allen hits Roanoke streets before Obama visit

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Gov. George Allen hits Roanoke streets before Obama visit

Republican U.S. Senate candidate George Allen made the rounds in Roanoke Thursday morning. His first stop was a tour of Lloyd Electric Company on 3rd street. The company is 100 years old having been passed down through three generations. The owner Rick Lloyd says his small business employs less than 50 people. Obama’s energy policies, […]

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Allen hits Kaine on past rejection of offshore energy development

Friday, June 29, 2012

Henrico, VA – Today, the Obama Administration announced their finalized five-year federal plan that excludes Virginia from consideration of federal oil and gas leases. George Allen released the following statement in response: “The Obama Administration continues to obstruct Virginia’s energy resources and is blocking thousands of new, good-paying jobs. They have repeatedly said ‘No’ to […]

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George Allen on the Supreme Court’s Health Care Ruling

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Henrico, VA – George Allen today released the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s decision on President Obama’s health care law: “While disappointed in the Supreme Court’s decision on President Obama’s health care law, I believe it reinforces what is truly at stake during this pivotal election. This November the American people have an opportunity […]

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George Allen submits petition signatures to the state board

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

George Allen George Allen for U.S. Senate Submits Nearly 27,000 Petition Signatures To Qualify for the Ballot Henrico, VA – The George Allen for U.S. Senate Campaign today announced the delivery of 26,869 notarized petition signatures to the State Board of Elections, ensuring that Virginians will be able to cast their vote for George Allen […]

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