Advertising

Blog Roll
Who's My Legislator?

Virginia Blogs
Augusta Free Press
Bacon's Rebellion
Blue Ridge Caucus
Blue Louisa
Coarse Cracked Corn
Crew of 42
DemRulz
Dixie Pig
Equality Loudoun
Greater Greater Washington
Loudoun Progress
Moonhowlings
Not Larry Sabato
Ox Road South Blog
Pilot on Politics" blog
Richmonder
Richmond Sunlight
RTD Virginia Politics blog
Roanoke Times blog
Shad Plank
Vivian Paige
Waldo Jaquith
Waldo's VA Political Blogroll


Find more about Weather in Arlington, VA
Click for weather forecast
Search




Advanced Search


Virginia News Headlines: Wednesday Morning

by: lowkell

Wed Nov 28, 2012 at 06:42:35 AM EST


Here are a few Virginia (and national) news headlines, political and otherwise, for Wednesday, November 28.

*Obama launches full-fledged PR effort on 'cliff'
*Bill Bolling to drop out of Va. governor race ("Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling plans to drop out of the 2013 race for Virginia governor, according to multiple media reports, likely clearing the way for Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli II to secure the Republican nomination")
*Bolling to exit Va. gov race (What I don't understand is why he ever thought he could beat Cuccinelli at a convention, where the most ultra-conservative people tend to vote?)
*Chris Graham: Impact of Bill Bolling's departure from the 2013 race
*Cuccinelli seems to agree voter fraud helped Obama (This lunatic now seems highly likely to be the Republican nominee for Virginia governor in 2013. Wow.)
*Obenshain announces bid for attorney general
*Analysis: Sen. Warner Proposes Decoupling Social Security From Deficit Reduction
*Va. Gov. McDonnell willing to consider early voting
*Va. GOP wants Bob McDonnell to take lead on transportation
*McDonnell coy on his future - but not on Notre Dame
*Schapiro: Private roads, public headaches
*Va. GOP leaders temper tone on abortion
*Gas Tax or Higher Tolls? Both Could Become Transportation Funding Options in Virginia
*Virginia coal survives Obama re-election, somehow (So much for the brain-dead "war on coal" meme?)
*AG race: Obenshain in, Frey out
*Editorial: Better ways to spend $27 million ("Candidates and PACs spent that amount driving the region crazy with television ads.")
*Byler, Salyer among those seeking Va. Beach state House seat
*Fairfax can't afford to plug hole in school budget
*Va. Beach mayor sketches out plan for arena and pro team

lowkell :: Virginia News Headlines: Wednesday Morning
Tags: , (All Tags)
Print Friendly View Send As Email

Menu

Make a New Account

Username:

Password:



Forget your username or password?


Advertising



FOLLOW BLUE VIRGINIA on SOCIAL MEDIA


Donate to Blue Virginia

About
The purpose of Blue Virginia is to cover Virginia politics from a progressive and Democratic perspective. This is a group blog and a community blog. We invite everyone to comment here, but please be aware that profanity, personal attacks, bigotry, insults, rudeness, frequent unsupported or off-point statements, "trolling" (NOTE: that includes outright lies, whether about climate science, or what other people said, or whatever), and "troll ratings abuse" (e.g., "troll" rating someone simply because you disagree with their argument) are not permitted and, if continued, will lead to banning. For more on trolling, see the Daily Kos FAQs. Also note that diaries may be deleted if they do not contain at least 2 solid paragraphs of original text; if not, please use the comments section of a relevant diary. For more on writing diaries, click here. Thanks, and enjoy!

P.S. You can contact us at lowell@raisingkaine.com and you can subscribe to Lowell's Twitter feed here. If you'd like to subscribe to Miles Grant's Twitter feed, click here. For Teacherken, click here. For Kindler, click here.

P.P.S. To see the Blue Virginia archive, please click here. To see the Raising Kaine archive, please click here. To see the Blue Commonwealth archive, please click here.



RSS Feed

Subscribe to Blue Virginia - Front Page


Real Time Web Analytics
Powered by: SoapBlox