Monthly Archives: December 2009

FAMILY FOUNDATION DAY AT THE CAPITOL

The Family Foundation will be rallying at the Virginia Capitol on January 18th.  The Family Foundation Blog provides the details, Make Your Reservations Now For Family Foundation Day At The Capitol.   What is the goal?  This will be a fantastic … Continue reading

Posted in Citizen Responsibilities

MANNERS

Alexis De Tocqueville came to the United States and toured our in the years 1831 and 1832.  Amazed at what he found, he wrote a book, Democracy in America.  What was the main thrust of his work?  He spoke about manners. … Continue reading

Posted in Constitutional Government, Health Care

WHO WILL REPLACE SENATOR KEN CUCCINELLI?

Now that he is our new Attorney General, Senator Ken Cuccinelli has left a vacancy in the Virginia’s 37th Senate District.  So we will have a special election on January 12th to replace him.  The candidates have already been nominated. … Continue reading

Posted in Pro Life

WHAT CAN WE DO TO PROTECT OUR HEALTH CARE?

It now appears very likely that the Senate Democrats will pass a health care bill. The Senate is preparing for another key vote early Tuesday morning on Democratic health insurance reform, putting it one step closer to a final vote … Continue reading

Posted in Health Care

WHEN BUSYBODIES MAKE PUBLIC POLICY

A self-styled elite continues its efforts to force its idea of equality upon the rest of us. The D.C. Council on Tuesday took the penultimate step to legalized same-sex marriage in the nation’s capital, what many members deemed a final milestone in … Continue reading

Posted in Marriage

WHEN A GOVERNMENT PROGRAM IS WORKING, WHY WOULD POLITICIANS WANT TO TERMINATE THE PROGRAM?

What if you could only afford to send your child to a “free” government-run school?  What if that government-run school did not help your child?  What would you do if you got an education voucher that allowed you to send your child to a school … Continue reading

Posted in School Choice