2014 General ElectionCongressional Midterm ElectionsNovember 4th, 2014VOTE!
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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?
Quote of the Day
The end of law is not to abolish or restrain, but to preserve and enlarge freedom. For in all the states of created beings capable of law, where there is no law, there is no freedom. -- John Locke
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Monthly Archives: February 2010
It would seem that our leaders have not got the guts to do the job which we elected them to do. With uncharacteristic bluntness, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke warned Congress on Wednesday that the United States could soon … Continue reading
When we review the news and check the budgets of the federal, state, and local government budgets, we hear groans of complaints over budget deficits. Nonetheless, the average citizen must work until about April 13th to pay all of this year’s taxes (see America Celebrates Tax Freedom Day). Why … Continue reading
This is the first of four posts that explains why you must be involved in public life. This post is about courage, and it begins with a shortened recital of a traditional English folk tale. This is a tale we like to tell children. Like most of the old stories … Continue reading
What happens when other people disagree with us? Our first thought usually begins this way: “What don’t they understand?” Then we quickly get tend to get angry, defensive, and accusatory. Before we get angry, we should probably try to get … Continue reading
During his State of the Union address, President Barack Obama made a promise. This year — this year, I will work with Congress and our military to finally repeal the law that denies gay Americans the right to serve the … Continue reading
It is an old strategy. Divide and conquer. Statesmen and generals do not seek to destroy opponents arrayed mass formations. Instead they try to tear enemy forces apart and destroy them piecemeal. Ideally, they split allies apart, turn them against each other, watch … Continue reading