Fiorina Eases Path to Nomination for Corey Stewart

A decision by Carly Fiorina, the former GOP presidential hopeful, not to run for U.S. Senate from Virginia next year leaves Corey Stewart, the bombastic Prince William supervisor, as the sole declared candidate for the GOP nomination. Stewart, who came close to winning the party nomination for governor this year after running on a platform […]

Gillespie’s Grand Irony

It’s the grand irony of politics. Ed Gillespie almost lost the nomination because of statues. Now, he may win the governorship…because of statues. Ed Gillespie, a prohibitive early favorite to win the 2017 Virginia Republican nomination for governor, barely hung on for a razor thin victory over Prince William County Supervisor Corey Stewart. The reason […]

2017 Virginia Primary Race Predictions

Disclaimer: My legendary, world renowned and highly coveted political predictions – at 96 percent since 2012–are based on the following not so scientific criteria: total hearsay, unconfirmed rumors, conspiracy theories, pure innuendo, personal insight, Trump White House leakers, DPV moles, RINO’s, Bernie Sanders’ supporters, my high-voltage tin foil hat wired directly into the mother ship […]

Perriello, Gillespie Poised for Epic Showdown

New Odds on Virginia Governor Race: Perriello, Gillespie Poised for Epic Showdown Blue Virginia Now Fully In Charge of Sleepy, Scaredy-Cat Northam Campaign? CNU’s new Judy Wassen Public Policy Center poll out last week may be an early portend of things to come. Our new morning line odds on the 2017 Virginia gubernatorial races are […]

Liberal Virginia Congressman Scott and Trump Virginia Campaign Chairman Fredericks Find Common Ground at Inaugural

WASHINGTON — Rep. Robert C. “Bobby” Scott of Newport News is considered liberal. Radio show host John Fredericks was pulling for and predicting a Donald Trump presidency long before most. Conservatives attack Scott over his political positions. Someone once chastised Fredericks — who served as co-chairman, then chairman of Trump’s Virginia campaign — in a […]

Democrat Bobby Scott on Trump administration: “You can disagree without being disagreeable”

Rep. Bobby Scott’s lone special guest to Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration Friday might have caused some eyes to widen: It was John Fredericks, chairman of Trump’s Virginia campaign. Scott, a Newport News Democrat who strongly opposes the new president’s agenda, said those on both sides of the political fence who are either happy or sad […]

Governor Gilmore In the House

  Ingraham Mulls Senate Race Former Virginia Governor Jim Gilmore, who is planning a run for U.S. Senator in 2018, is joining us live today in our D.C. studios from 9:00 -10:30 a.m.We’ll find out what he thinks about the incoming world scene, our incoming President Donald J. Trump and…:radio talk show host Laura Ingraham, who […]

Riggleman Shakes Up Virginia GOP

Riggleman Shakes Up Virginia GOP 2017 General Assembly Opening Day! He killed terrorists and now he makes whiskey. Just the right combination to run for governor of Virginia. Former Air Force Intel officer and Virginia entrepreneur Denver Riggleman launched his long-shot outsider bid for the Republican gubernatorial nomination yesterday. His “take no prisoners” approach is likely to shake up […]

Game On! Perriello Shocks, Northam, VA Dems With Gov. Run

Upends Democratic Race for Virginia Governor We can only imagine how the now infamous phone call from former Va. Democratic Congressman Tom Periello to Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam on Wednesday night went down. It likely went something like this: Perriello: Hi Ralph, Tom Perriello here. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Northam: Same to you! […]