Monthly Archives: December 2013

Business Leaders Breakfast Set for Friday

This Friday morning, January 3, at 7:30 a.m. is my annual “Business Leaders Breakfast” at The Mason Inn in Fairfax.  Attendance is $65, which includes breakfast and a briefing on the state economy and state budget.  You are invited. I started … Continue reading

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Message to the “VI Man” — Don’t Leave Us!

Merry Christmas everyone.  I trust that you enjoyed the holidays with your friends and family.  We definitely did. In the coming weeks, the focus will be shifting to the 2014 session.  There’s a lot of legislation, which I’m about to … Continue reading

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My Ten Favorite Books

It’s the most hectic time of the year.  The state budget is sitting on my desk in Richmond.  My 2014 legislation is due to be filed in two weeks.  I’m madly finishing a number of legal cases.  I have four children … Continue reading

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Resignation of Frank Wolf

We learned yesterday that Frank Wolf (R-VA) would be stepping down as the Congressman representing Virginia’s 10th Congressional district. I remember Congressman Wolf, when he first ran for Congress in 1976 and 1978.  He lost both those races to Joe … Continue reading

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Mac McGarry

Mac McGarry died yesterday.  He was the long-time host (over 50 years) of the television quiz show “It’s Academic,” which became and remained an institution in the D.C. metro area for multiple generations. “It’s Academic” was unique in that it … Continue reading

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