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?
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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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Category Archives: Legislation
Just in case you missed it. Here is straightforward explanation of Who Shut Down the Government? by Thomas Sowell. Even when it comes to something as basic, and apparently as simple and straightforward, as the question of who shut down the federal government, … Continue reading
As our President and Congress war in Washington D.C., we can easily lose focus on the fundamental issues. “Human interest” stories abound. Instead of focusing what the President and his party and the House Republicans seek to gain, we can … Continue reading
Many in Manassas and Prince William County work for the Federal Government. Therefore, because the Federal Government is partially shutdown, many have stayed home, temporarily laid off. Why is this going on? The answer lies in our sinful nature. Because it is told with … Continue reading
Here in Virginia we have two proposals to amend our state’s constitution. The details can be found at the Virginia State Board of Elections website. You just need Adobe Acrobat (a free download), to read the descriptions. Amending Section 11 … Continue reading
The big news out of the General Assembly is that Governor Bob McDonnell signed off on HB 5005 House of Delegates and Senate districts; changes in boundaries. The Redistricting Plans maps are provided here. What’s in the news? Gov. McDonnell to … Continue reading
What is the latest from the General Assembly? Here are links to some news articles. SB 924: Hospitals, nursing homes, etc.; regulations required of Board of Health – This bill requires the Board of Health to promulgate regulations containing minimum standards for policies … Continue reading
Here is a list of some of the major bills moving forward in the General Assembly and links to news articles. House Bill 2527: Va. Transportation Infrastructure Fund and Va. Transportation Infrastructure Bank – This is Governor Bob McDonnell’s transportation plan. … Continue reading