What country ever existed a century and a half without a rebellion? And what country can preserve it's liberties if their rulers are not warned from time to time that their people preserve the spirit of resistance? Let them take arms. The remedy is to set them right as to facts, pardon and pacify them. What signify a few lives lost in a century or two? The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants. It is it's natural manure. Thomas Jefferson - Original Enemy "Belligerent"
I wanted to make sure that the contribution of the Tea Party wasn’t lost in this latest election. A large portion of the victory in these 2011 elections was because of Tea Party groups across the state. In the case of Bill Stanley (20th State Senate District) it was the Danville, Lynchburg, Southside, and Franklin [...]
The Shenandoah Valley Tea Party Patriots are holding a U.S.Senate Candidates Debate on Thursday, October 20th, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Augusta County Government Center, 18 Government Center Way, Verona, VA. The comprehensive program will cover the following key subject areas: The economy and jobs, tax policy, debt and deficit solutions, regulatory reform, health care, [...]
Glade Hill VA October 6, 2011 – Roscoe Reynolds yesterday began to air false, negative radio ads against Bill Stanley in a desperate attempt to distract voters from his own record. Reynolds claims that Bill Stanley does not have ties to Southside. Roscoe’s attacks are simply untrue and easily disproven. The Facts Bill and his [...]
Refuting conventional political wisdom, the Virginia Tea Party Alliance today launched its election initiative “Beyond 21 – Creating a Conservative Tsunami in Virginia”. The campaign targets 7 left-wing Democrat State Senators and seeks to elect conservative Republican candidates, many of whom have been overlooked by the major Republican Party PACS. “Many pundits and operatives think [...]
I am proud to announce my support and endorsement for my friend Tom Garrett in the 22nd District State Senate race. It is my firm belief that Tom has the experience, judgment and temperament to make an outstanding state senator. Further, Tom is a strong constitutional conservative with a proven record that is unmatched in this race
NORFOLK, VA, 9 JULY 2011: Benito “Ben” Loyola, Jr. won the Republican nomination for the Virginia Senate in the 6th District at a convention held in this city today. Nominated on the first ballot, Loyola will be the Republican nominee in November 8 General Election. Loyola becomes the 27th Republican nominee for the Virginia Senate [...]
This post was removed. It would appear that the information was incorrect and that Senator Mark Obenshain did in fact support this legislation. Senator Obenshain could not have done more to help us get this bill through and should be commended for his efforts. Donna Holt Our apologies Here is a detailed update about the bill: I do not have a correction ready but I'd like to set the record straight about Del. Athey's amendment. The amendment was was proposed [...]