how-states-like-virginia-go-blue

So this is what it feels like to live in a lab experiment. As a native Virginian, I’ve watched my state come full circle. The last time Democrats enjoyed the amount of power in the Old Dominion that they won on Tuesday, I was entering middle school in Fairfax County. In 1993 the governor was…

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virginia-governor-pushes-gun-bans,-mum-on-confiscation-after-dem-victories

Virginia governor Ralph Northam (D.) announced after his party’s sweeping victory in Tuesday’s state elections that he would push new gun bans and other gun control measures, but did not answer questions about a possible confiscation effort. Northam told reporters on Thursday that he would push gun control when the new Democrat-controlled legislature convenes. He…

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today’s-election-will-determine-the-future-of-late-term-abortions-in-virginia

Virginia’s elections Tuesday will determine the near-term future of laws protecting the unborn, as all seats are up for re-election in the Commonwealth. Last legislative session, Democrats favored a radical late-term abortion law, mirroring New York’s Reproductive Health Act, which would remove the requirement for a licensed physician to conduct an abortion and permit abortion…

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virginia-candidate-nick-bell-challenges-democrats’-support-for-until-birth-abortions

As luck would have it, the 2019 election in Virginia for the House of Delegates and the state Senate has provided Republican candidates the opportunity to take advantage of their opposition to abortion. Democrats have expanded their efforts to eliminate restrictions on abortion. Gov. Ralph Northam and Del. Kathy Chen, for example, have endorsed abortions…

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soros-sends-last-minute-cash-to-virginia-prosecutor-candidates

Liberal billionaire George Soros is flooding Virginia with hundreds of thousands of dollars in a last-minute effort to support Democratic prosecutors on the ballot on Nov. 5. The money is part of a liberal effort to reshape the state’s criminal justice system: Progressive Democrats in several races have committed to reforms focused on reducing felony…

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new-bloomberg-group-drops-over-$600,000-on-dem-virginia-delegate-candidates

Billionaire and former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg is testing the waters in Virginia for his new $500 million climate-change project by dropping more than $600,000 on two Democratic Virginia delegate candidates. Bloomberg’s group, Beyond Carbon, donated $613,200 to two Democrats running for the Virginia House of Delegates, according to records from the Virginia…

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key-virginia-democratic-candidates-won’t-say-if-they-support-governor’s-gun-confiscation-plan

Key Virginia Democratic candidates have been silent on Governor Ralph Northam’s (D.) marquee plan to confiscate certain firearms in the lead-up to the 2019 election. A Washington Free Beacon review of the campaign websites of 17 Democrats running in hotly contested Virginia Senate and House of Delegates races found no mention of the governor’s plans. Eleven…

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dem-super-pac-spends-big-to-boost-lawmakers-behind-controversial-abortion-bill

One of the nation’s largest liberal super PACs is spending big in a last-minute push to help four Virginia Democrats that backed a controversial abortion bill. Priorities USA has been focusing its efforts on five Democratic races in Virginia, including three state senate races and two House of Delegates races that will help decide control of…

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dem-megadonor-using-clean-energy-pac-as-front-to-turn-virginia-blue

Hedge fund manager Michael Bills and his wife Sonjia Smith, the largest sources of individual political donations this cycle in Virginia, used a green energy PAC to push money to Democratic candidates. Bills—a former Goldman Sachs VP who now runs the Bluestem Asset Management LLC hedge fund—and Smith have spent over $2 million on the…

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harris-to-campaign-for-va.-dem-behind-controversial-abortion-bill

Presidential hopeful Sen. Kamala Harris (D., Calif.) will campaign for the co-sponsor of Virginia’s controversial abortion bill this weekend. The Harris campaign announced on Thursday that the senator will attend events in northern Virginia. Harris will be on hand to launch voter canvassing operations for state delegate Kathy Tran, who co-sponsored and presented a radical abortion…

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