Words From The Past
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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The Manassas Tea Party‘s Defend the Constitution Rally went off as scheduled Friday evening in downtown Manassas, Virginia. As usual, news coverage was spotty. Apparently, hundreds of well-behaved people rallying to defend their country from a government that refuses to be constrained by the Constitution … Continue reading
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Spin is a word we hear frequently, but what is it? In a A Sack of Spin, Robin Dembroff at The Evangelical Outpost illustrates how writers use word choices to sway our understanding. The topic is as controversial as it gets, abortion.