From the Romney/Ryan campaign: Victory Rally with Paul Ryan! When: August 17, 2012 - 9:00am Where: Deep Run High School, Glen Allen, VA Doors Open 9:00 AM | Program Begins 11:00 AM To RSVP and get your ticket, please click here http://mi.tt/OgKs4O
LOCAL GOVERNMENT NEWS The Goochland County Board of Supervisors voted 5-0 at their August 7, 2012 regular board meeting to resign from Virginia Association of Counties (VACo) and National Association of Counties (NACo) effective immediately. The reasons they cited are: The legislative lobbying efforts of VACo do not match the Board's objectives. A [...]
Another perspective from VirginiaWatchdog.org 's Katie Watson on the "pitchfork protest" out in Warrenton this past Thursday (Aug. 2, 2012): VA: Farm fight in Fauquier gets personal as protesters target official For previous posts on this story, click here and here.
On 27 July, we posted this Action Alert. Here's the news release from Fauquier County Citizens for Family Farms (2 August 2012) on today's Fauquier County Board of Zoning Appeals: Farmer Burned by Fauquier County Statement of Fauquier County Citizens for Family Farms: Fauquier County Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) ruled against Paris [...]
Not happy with the proposed tolls for I-95? You can weigh in. Click here: VirginiaTollFree95
Fellow Tea Party leaders and activists: There are very few occasions where the ongoing battle for property rights can be confronted head-on. We have just such a time here in Fauquier. There is an assault on farmer’s rights, and a LONE FARMER is standing up to the power of the local government and the Elite [...]
Given the derisive portrayal of business owners by the President while in Roanoke, one would think many a Virginian would wisen up. For the poll in its entirety, click here. Peter Brown, Assistant Director, Quinnipiac University Polling Institute (203) 535-6203 Rubenstein Associates, Inc. Public Relations Contact: Pat Smith (212) 843-8026 FOR RELEASE: JULY 19, [...]
Thomas Jefferson called this the "noiseless step"*...for some it's loud and clear. Fauquier cites farmer for farming July 11, 2012 By Rick Buchanan If you own a farm here in Fauquier you are “special.” If you own a farm here in Fauquier you are, after July 14, 2011, being treated in a “special” [...]
As you may have heard, President Barack Obama will be visiting Glen Allen this up-coming Saturday, July 14th. His visit comes as no surprise as all eyes are on Virginia; however, we here at AFP-VA want to welcome him with a slew of sign waves that will let him know that his economic [...]
Author Jonathan Wakefield Signs Saving America What: Author Signing When: Saturday July 14, 2012 4:00 PM Where: Short Pump 11640 W. Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23233, 804-360-0103
Defending the American Dream Summit August 2-4, 2012 www.defendingthedream.org/ Past speakers have included: Mark Levin, Mitt Romney, Herman Cain, Judge Andrew P. Napolitano, Rudy Giuliani, Carly Fiorina, Jonah Goldberg, Dinesh D’Souza, Andrew Breitbart, Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, Grover Norquist, James O’Keefe, and many more.
Senator Marco Rubio Author Signing at Barnes & Noble Chesterfield Town Center Who: Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) What: Author signing of his new book, An American Son When: Saturday, July 7th at 4:30 p.m. Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers 11500 Midlothian Turnpike (Chesterfield Town Center Mall) Richmond, VA 23235 Barnes & Noble Chesterfield Town [...]