| May 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
One of President Obama’s wealthiest supporters is pledging to spend at least $50 million in a bid to make climate change the central issue in hotly contested elections in New Hampshire, Florida, Michigan and a handful of other battleground states....
| May 22, 2014
| 12:12 PM
The governor's office has rehired private attorneys for the two dozen or so current and former state employees caught up in former Gov. Bob McDonnell's federal trial.
The Washington Post broke this news last night, and noted that the rehiring was done...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 5:45 PM
The private law firm representing current and former Virginia employees in the federal corruption case against the state's former governor never stopped working for their clients or billing for their services — even as state Attorney General Mark...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:02 PM
In a stunning upset propelled by tea party activists, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., was defeated in Tuesday's congressional primary, with David Brat delivering an unpredicted and devastating loss to the second most powerful Republican in the...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 5:36 AM
Even with all the hub-bub this week, let's not miss this: Former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli is the new head of the Senate Conservatives Fund.
From David Sherfinski at The Washington Times:
Former Virginia Attorney General Kenneth T....
| Apr 30, 2014
| 9:06 AM
Former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli was on The Daily Show last night talking about one of his new projects: Selling legal representation to gun owners for an up-front retainer fee, in case they shoot someone or otherwise need a lawyer.
| Nov 5, 2013
| 10:22 PM
Republican Gov. Chris Christie rolled to easy reelection Tuesday in New Jersey, setting up an expected 2016 presidential bid, while former national Democratic Party Chairman Terry McAuliffe squeezed past his tea party Republican opponent to seize the...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:10 PM
Virginia Democrats spent much of Tuesday night biting their nails with the governor’s race too close to call -- despite recent polls showing their nominee with a commanding lead.
It was nearly 11 p.m. when Terry McAuliffe took the podium to...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Former Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli's long running campaign against Obamacare won a second rebuff in federal court, when a Richmond judge dismissed a lawsuit challenging the penalty for not buying health insurance.
Cuccinelli had intervened in the...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:54 AM
While is it generally unwise to read too much into local elections from a handful of states, Tuesday's results produced a message writ too large to ignore. If Republicans want to win over swing voters, they'll need to produce candidates more like New...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:06 PM
MANCHESTER, N.H. – Chris Christie’s political troubles have the makings of a “disaster,” Donald Trump warned an important political audience Tuesday.
The supremely self-confident real estate mogul, visiting the state that hosts...