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Ed Gillespie’s repeal and replace healthcare alternative

Friday, October 10, 2014

Ed Gillespie's repeal and replace healthcare alternative

Ed Gillespie, the Republican candidate for Virginia U.S. senate says that the Affordable Care Act increases health costs, federal spending, and gives government control over peoples healthcare choices.  “It reduces job growth, patient choice, and the quality of care.”  Today as promised in recent debates Gillespie repleased his alternative to the ACA after it is […]

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Ed Gillespie’s support for over-the-counter contraceptives called misleading

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Richmond, VA-Republican Senate candidate Ed Gillespie reiterated his support for over-the-counter access to birth control during tonight’s debate with U.S. Senator Mark Warner. This disingenuous platform, which has been used by Republican candidates across the country, would strip the no co-pay birth control benefit from the Affordable Care Act. “Gillespie’s support for this policy is […]

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Warner accepts eight public forums to include Libertarian Sarvis

Thursday, August 21, 2014

. U.S. Senator Mark Warner’s campaign announced that he has accepted eight additional joint public forums to discuss important Virginian issues with Republican nominee Ed Gillespie, including two televised debates. Warner’s campaign also expressed his support for including Robert Sarvis, the Libertarian Party nominee, in the two additional debates. “Virginians deserve an independent voice in the debates,” […]

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Ed Gillespie, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate releases first TV ad

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Ed Gillespie, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate releases first TV ad

Ed Gillespie’s first TV ad, “We Can Do Better” starts today. Gillespie is challenging Incumbent Democrat Mark Warner for his Virginia U.S. Senate seat. Campaign manager Chris Leavitt said, “Ed Gillespie’s economic growth agenda would be the polar opposite of the failed policies of President Obama and Mark Warner. Virginians know that with the right policies, […]

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Rep. Morgan Griffith congratulates winner of House app contest

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Rep. Morgan Griffith congratulates winner of House app contest

Thomas described his winning app, entitled “Orb Defense Game,” as a children’s tower defense game in which “…enemies try to get to the end of the map, while taking damage from nearby towers, which exist solely to destroy the oncoming enemies.”  He told Congressman Griffith today that he is planning on pursuing collegiate studies in […]

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Rep. Morgan Griffith vows to continue fight against NSA spying on citizens

Monday, July 7, 2014

Rep. Morgan Griffith vows to continue fight against NSA spying on citizens

GRIFFITH: According to an investigation by the Washington Post, “Ordinary Internet users, American and non-American alike, far outnumber legally targeted foreigners in the communications intercepted by the National Security Agency from U.S. digital networks.”  As a part of their investigation, the Washington Post reviewed approximately 160,000 e-mail and instant message conversations, and nearly 8,000 documents […]

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Virginia Republican legislators threaten legal action

Friday, June 20, 2014

RICHMOND, VA – Virginia House of Delegates Speaker William J. Howell (R-Stafford), Majority Leader Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights), Chairman Tim Hugo (R-Fairfax), Majority Whip Jackson Miller (R-Manassas), Deputy Majority Leader Todd Gilbert (R-Shenandoah) and House Appropriations Committee Chairman S. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk) issued the following statement Friday:“As soon as we receive them, the House will review […]

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Ed Gillespie wins Republican nomination for U.S. Senate on the first ballot

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Ed Gillespie wins Republican nomination for U.S. Senate on the first ballot

Delegates began filling up the Civic Center Convention Hall early Saturday morning but many seats were  empty. There were only 2886 ballot voters. The convention was still organizing at 10:00 a.m. with few delegates seated. Candidate Shak Hill signs were prevalent and there was some trepidation that Ed Gillespie may not win on the first […]

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Paul Ryan endorses Ed Gillespie at Republican Convention Gala

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Paul Ryan endorses Ed Gillespie at Republican Convention Gala

At the Republican Gala Friday night Wisconsin Congressman and former Vice Presidential candidate Paul Ryan was guest speaker. His support for Ed Gillespie was clear. Gillespie should be the Republican nominee at Saturday’s convention to go against U.S. Senate  incumbent Democrat Mark Warner in November. Gillespie has name recognition to his advantage. He is past […]

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BYOB flyer at Repubican Convention registration has different meaning

Friday, June 6, 2014

BYOB flyer at Repubican Convention registration has different meaning

Ed Gillespie, Chuck Moss and yellow Shak Hill campaign signs dominated the off ramp to the Roanoke Civic Center where registration is taking place for the Republican Convention for U.S. Senate. The nominee to be selected Saturday will square off against Democrat incumbent Mark Warner. Chip Tarbutton and Greg Aldridge, Roanoke Tea Party leaders, sported […]

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Ed Gillespie’s five points he’ll carry to the convention

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Ed Gillespie's five points he'll carry to the convention

Voters will have to decide if Gillespie is contradicting himself – in some cases seems to mirror Warner’s record. Ed Gillespie’s nomination to be the Republican’s candidate for Virginia U.S. Senate is probably in the bag. The convention will take place at 10:00 a.m. Saturday. The GOP promises it won’t last long. In a conference […]

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Winner gets lunch with Karl Rove

Friday, May 16, 2014

Winner gets lunch with Karl Rove

This is becoming a popular way to raise money. See Senator Mark Warner’s contest for lunch with him and Tim Kaine HERE. What would you talk about with Karl Rove, “the Architect?” “The deadline to enter your name to win a lunch with me at the NRSC is almost here. We wanted to make sure […]

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