How Do State Senate, House of Delegates Members’ 2023 VAPLAN Scores Match Up To Their Districts’ Progressive “Leans?” | Blue Virginia
Last week, Cindy/VAPLAN came out with her eagerly anticipated, annual progressive scorecard for all Virginia General Assembly members. As always, there is a TON of information to digest in all of th
“Dominion’s bills aren’t just confusing, they mask a perverse incentive in the rate structure that rewards people who use more electricity” | Blue V..
by Ivy Main, cross posted from Power for the People VAA seemingly simple question came across my desk a few weeks ago: What does Dominion Energy Virginia charge residents per kilowatt-hour (kWh)?
Monday News: “UN science report to provide stark climate warning”; Xi Visits War Criminal Putin; Trump (and White Christian Nationalists) in “..
by LowellHere are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Monday, March 20.The state of the climate in 2023 ("This latest report is likely to
SpeakerMcCarthy, yet McCarthy's tweet has about 13x more views than Pelosi's? Sure seems like Twitter is suppressing Democratic content. https://bluevirginia.us/20...
Video: Sen. Tim Kaine Says “every time you think [Trump’s] bottomed out, he goes even further,” This Time to “incitement to violenceR..
This morning, Sen. Tim Kaine appeared on "The Sunday Show with Jonathan Capehart" and was asked about the possible arrest of Donald Trump this week, the possible Senate repeal of the AUMF (Authoriza
Sunday News: Putin Visits Ukrainian City He Destroyed; “How Trump’s using a possible arrest to rile his base”; “Hey MAGA: Trump thinks youR..
by LowellHere are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Sunday, March 19.A Devastating Toxin Is Bubbling Up From the Permafrost ("Rising tem
Former VA Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling, a Conservative Republican, Says Trump’s Reaction to Possible Arrest Next Week “tells you all you need to know…..
See below for some comments by Virginians on the quite possible arrest of former President Donald Trump in the near future - maybe in next week. So far, basically ZERO Virginia elected Republicans hav
Video, Updates: Arlington County Board Hears Public Comment From ~250 People on “Missing Middle” Housing Proposal | Blue Virginia
See below for video of today's Arlington County Board public hearing on "Missing Middle" housing proposal, along with live tweets by WAMU reporter Margaret Barthel - who did a superb job at the last m
Saturday News: “Putin arrest warrant: Biden welcomes ICC’s war crimes charges”; “Law enforcement agencies are prepping for a possible Tr..
by LowellHere are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Saturday, March 18.The World Is Running Out of Fresh Water Fast ("Without action, de
Video: Echoing President Biden’s Remarks, Former VA House Dem Leader David Toscano, Virginia Beach Residents Discuss the Urgency of Protecting Medicaid an..
From Protect Our Care Virginia, "a healthcare advocacy nonprofit whose mission is to strengthen and protect healthcare in Virginia":Echoing President Biden's Remarks, Former H
VA Senate Privileges & Elections Chair Spruill Demands Answers From Gov. Youngkin on Sharp Decline in Automatic Restorations for Non-Violent Felons | Blue ..
While Democrats fight so that MORE people can exercise their right to vote, see below for what Trumpist Republicans like Glenn Youngkin do - work to keep people FROM voting. As VA Senate Privileges
Friday News: “Reagan Wouldn’t Recognize the G.O.P. Discord Over Ukraine”; “GOP States Protect Kids from Ideas. And Lunch.”; WI Supreme C..
by LowellHere are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Friday, March 17.Roundup, the World’s Favorite Weed Killer, Linked to Liver, Metab
Video: Former Teacher and School Board Member Amy Laufer (D) Tells VA Board Of Education “Our children aren’t political props the governor can use for his 2024 ..
Nice job by "mom, former teacher and school board member" Amy Laufer, a Democratic Candidate for House of Delegates 55:ICYMI: Amy Laufer Addresses the Virginia Board Of Education“Our chil
Former CIA Officer, Prosecutor Russet Perry (D) Releases New Digital Introduction Video | Blue Virginia
Democrat Russet Perry is a very impressive candidate, and would have a good chance at defeating right-wing-Republican Juan Pablo Segura this November in a crucial "purple"/swing district in Loudoun Co
Virginia House and Senate VPAP “Party Unity in Floor Votes” Scores Show Parties Stayed Mostly Unified in 2023 Session, with Some Exceptions | Blue Virginia
With the 2023 Virginia General Assembly session concluded, we can now look at statistics in a variety of areas, including “Party Unity in Floor Votes,” courtesy of VPAP. See below for the party un
Thursday News: “U.S. releases video of Russian jets intercepting U.S. drone earlier this week”; “DeSantis joins the pro-Putin MAGA crowd”..
by LowellHere are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Thursday, March 16.Is 1.5C still realistic? The crumbling consensus over key cli
Photos, Video: Portrait Unveiled of Eileen Filler-Corn, “the first woman to hold the Speakership in the 400-year history of the House of Delegates” ..
See below for photos and video from the ceremony earlier today at the Virginia House of Delegates unveiling a portrait of Eileen Filler-Corn, "the first woman to hold the Speakership in the 400-year h
A District-by-District Guide to Taking Back a Democratic Majority in the VA House of Delegates This November | Blue Virginia
I was chatting the other day with a smart Virginia Democratic politico about what the key districts were for this November, and I thought it would be helpful to lay it out in written form. So yesterda
Wednesday News: “Russian jets force down U.S. drone over Black Sea”; “This is ‘serious damage Ron DeSantis did to the United States’: Retired ..
by LowellHere are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Wednesday, March 15.A Rush to Mine the Deep Sea Is Underway. It Must Be Stopped.
Video: Public Speakers Rip Isle of Wight County School Board Right-Wing Majority’s “Manifesto”/”Political Agenda” on Systemic Raci..
This is truly disgusting."Isle of Wight County educators are now barred from teaching students about 'systemic racism,' per a 3-2 School Board vote on March 9.The vote changed the language of Sch