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Election DayCongressional Midterm ElectionsNovember 4th, 20142 months to go.
ARE YOU READY TO VOTE?Are you registered to vote? Do you know where to vote? Check the Virginia Department of Elections' website.
Candidates on the Ballot in Prince William County, Virginia
Proposed Amendment to the Constitution of Virginia
A proposed constitutional amendment will also be on the November ballot
Question: Shall Section 6-A of Article X (Taxation and Finance) of the Constitution of Virginia be amended to allow the General Assembly to exempt from taxation the real property of the surviving spouse of any member of the armed forces of the United States who was killed in action, where the surviving spouse occupies the real property as his or her principal place of residence and has not remarried?
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I arrived at the 2009 Convention of the Republican Party of Virginia on Friday. Unlike previous years, this year I went to the Colosseum. This year the party had an especially large convention. Because of the crowd, over 10,000 delegates … Continue reading
In retrospect, I now find it strange how I was taught history. Instead of reading the writings of the people who lived during the times I studied, my teachers primarily instructed from history books. I would happily have read both works … Continue reading
Today is the big day, the start of the 2009 convention for the Republican Party of Virginia. We have three contested contests. Lieutenant Governor: Recommendation – Bill Bolling Attorney General: Recommendation – Ken Cuccinelli RPV Chair: Recommendation – Do not … Continue reading
Update: Here is link to a post at Smash Mouth Politics that also discusses Benjamin Franklin. Of late, I have enjoyed reading books written by famous men now deceased. So it is that I am in the process of reading … Continue reading
This post stems from an earlier post, a book review. The subject book was Civilization and Its Enemies: The Next Stage of History by Lee Harris. At the time I planned to discuss further some of the subjects brought up … Continue reading