Monthly Archives: July 2013

Here Comes Annie!

At long last, it’s here.  On July 25-27, the City of Fairfax Theater Company and Truro Anglican Church are co-sponsoring the production of “Annie,” at Lanier Middle School in Fairfax City.  Tickets are available here.  The evening shows begin at 8 pm.  … Continue reading

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Stacey Kincaid for Sheriff

Many years ago (six to be exact), I was knocking on doors in a Vienna neighborhood during a sweltering summer day.  It was the dog days of August, and I was running as a challenger for the State Senate.  That … Continue reading

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OK, this is not a surprise

On July 1st, the Governor’s “gas tax reduction” went into place. Since then prices have risen at the pump. Sure, there are a lot of factors here, but the bottom line is that it was a bad idea.  

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Earth to Richmond: The Middle Will Not Hold

It’s been twelve days since I posted my letter to the Governor regarding his family’s receipt of gifts from Jonnie Williams and Star Scientific.  My words were chosen carefully and my advice was clear:  “come clean” on the gifts, and … Continue reading

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Martin Case Divides US

From the moment it occurred, the Trayvon Martin case carried the indicia of an American zeitgest:  young black teenager, watchman carrying gun, gated community.  Many were outraged that the defendant was not immediately charged with a crime. After an initial delay (and substantial … Continue reading

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