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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Category Archives: School Choice
Recently, “Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia made headlines recently when he declared his belief that the devil is a real being who has a presence in the world today” (from here). Consider the excerpt below (Jennifer Senior of New York Magazine … Continue reading
Introducing The Problem The Gainesville Times has an interesting report about a local controversy. Here is how the report, “Water War” (October 2nd edition) begins. The water war pits members of the Prince William Board of County Supervisors from the west … Continue reading
We have a responsibility to instruct our children, and that instruction should include what we know of our Creator and His plans for us. Unfortunately, we have failed to properly instruct our children. We depended upon our leaders to do … Continue reading
Here is a post that reflects upon a curious inconsistency. How does an article in of our local papers begin? It’s no secret that school officials and educators generally consider the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 to be … Continue reading
Various people have various ideas for solving the problem of America’s out of control government. Here is a sampling of their ideas. Starve the beast by depriving it of tax revenues. Rid ourselves of professional politicians with term limits. Eliminate … Continue reading
In Chapter 13 of his book, Saving Freedom, Senator Jim Demint offers a plan to save freedom. He begins with a plan to reform our education system. Why? The first and most important reason he derives from the need to educate children. … 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