NoVA Common Sense Archive

Note: NoVA Common Sense changed it’s name to the Chesapeake Liaison in January 2012, following its transfer to Phil Tran. Posts that were cross-posted to Bearing Drift or Too Conservative will not be duplicated here and can be found in those respective archives.

December 2011

Changes coming to NoVA Common Sense – December 12, 2011

November 2011

Joint statement from Bedell and Schoeneman – November 15, 2011

JayMcConville for FCRC Chair – November 14, 2011

Responding to Bedell’s criticisms – November 14, 2011

Patrick Murray heading for rematch against Jim Moran – November 11, 2011

Happy Veteran’s Day! – November 11, 2011

July 2011

July FCRC Meeting Recap and Republican School Board at-large endorsements – July 21, 2011

June 2011

McCartney is flat wrong on Bradsher and Clifton – June 26, 2011

A sad day for Clifton – June 21, 2011

Reflections on Father’s Day – June 19, 2011

Happy birthday, Common Sense! – June 12, 2011

We had a great kick-off on Saturday – June 6, 2011

April 2011

Why is Richmond still filling potholes? – April 26,2011

Breaking – Governor vetoes redistricting legislation – April 15, 2011

Our taxes just went up – April 14, 2011

March 2011

Republican Supervisors demonstrate what leadership means – March 31, 2011

McDonnell vetoes mandatory PE bill – March 24, 2011

Primary confirmed for the 37th Senate District – March 17, 2011

More evidence of misplaced priorities at the Fairfax Board of Supervisors – March 10, 2011

Another amazing FCRC meeting – March 8, 2011

February 2011

BREAKING – Webb will not seek second term – February 9, 2011

Democrats may not want Liz Bradsher either – February 2, 2011

Americans for Prosperity gets it wrong on the autism bill – February 1, 2011

January 2011

Draft Tim Nank for Fairfax Board of Supervisors Chairman – January 31, 2011

Breaking – Virginia primaries to be held August 24 – January 28, 2011

Remembering Challenger – January 28, 2011

Incinerator purchase plan is a solution in search of a problem – January 26, 2011

President set the right tone last night – January 13, 2011

Republicans sweep special elections with two landslide wins – January 12, 2011

No need for a redistricting commission – January 11, 2011

An open conversation about the tragedy in Arizona – January 8, 2011

Didn’t take the oath? No problem – January 8, 2011

Happy New Year! – January 1, 2011

December 2010

The problem isn’t just for-profit universities – December 23, 2010

Bob Marshall is wrong on gay service in the national guard – December 21, 2010

DADT passes, DREAM Act fails – lame duck stumbles on – December 19, 2010

Health care mandate held unconstitutional – but there’s a lot left to do – December 13, 2010

The President gets it right – and the left is out to get him – December 7, 2010

Remembering Pearl Harbor – December 7, 2010

November 2010

Sarah Palin is qualified to be President – November 30, 2010

And the 2012 campaign is off to a bad start already – November 29, 2010

Bradsher pulls 2007 campaign website with Republican endorsement – November 21, 2010

Liz Bradsher in her own words – not a Republican – November 20, 2010

Congratulations to Governor McDonnell – November 18, 2010

President to award Medal of Honor today – November 16, 2010

The Death of Compromise – November 15, 2010

Breaking – Fimian to concede – November 8, 2010

What can each major party learn from the 2010 election cycle? – November 7, 2010

Digging into some Prince William numbers in the VA-11 race – November 4, 2010

The morning after – winners, losers and an historic election – November 3, 2010

We did it! – November 2, 2010

Election Day open thread for NoVA – AKA Democrats behaving badly – November 2, 2010

My pre-election day non-predictions – November 1, 2010

October 2010

One more ballot issue – transportation bonds – for Fairfax voters – October 28, 2010

An analysis of the VA Constitutional amendments on Tuesday’s ballot – October 27, 2010

DCCC confirms what everyone already knows – Connolly is in trouble – October 27, 2010

FCRC Pancake Breakfast Pep Rally was a big success – October 19, 2010

Cranwell stepping down as head of VA Democrats – October 12, 2010

Breaking – Horinko not running for Board of Supervisors Chair – October 12, 2010

In defense of Linda McMahon – October 11, 2010

Massey Energy has learned nothing from the Upper Big Branch disaster – October 7, 2010

More misleading attacks from Connolly – October 4, 12010

September 2010

Connolly’s idea of job creation – September 27, 2010

Spending Revolt headed for Northern Virginia – September 22, 2010

Murkowski should drop out in Alaska – September 19, 2010

Support O’Donnell, but be realistic – September 16, 2010

Connolly brings Obama to Fairfax – and hides him in a neighbor’s backyard - September 14, 2010

Remember September 11th – September 11, 2010

Virginia ABC store privatization – stop with the tax increase hysteria - September 10, 2010

MSM can learn something from the internets – don’t feed the trolls – September 9, 2010

Yet another bad way to spend the 9/11 anniversary – September 8, 2010

Perriello doing his best to imitate the Hindenburg – September 5, 2010

August 2010

President Obama addresses the nation tomorrow night on Iraq – August 30, 2010

Trying to figure out the message of the 8/28 rally - August 30, 2010

Marsden still hasn’t moved permanently into the 37th District – August 21, 2010

Senator Warner to commemorate ninth anniversary of 9/11 with a pig roast – August 18, 2010

Nobody does snark like Roger Simon – August 18, 2010

All Democrats are evil – August 16, 2010

Krystal Ball and her husband seem to be giving the Salahis a run for their money – August 13, 2010

Connolly sending out campaign literature on the taxpayers’ dime – August 12, 2010

It’s been four years – can we forgive George Allen now? – August 11, 2010

When are we going to stop with the bailouts? – August 11, 2010

Breaking – Ted Stevens dies in Alaskan plane crash – August 10, 2010

It’s hard for Republicans to criticize DoD for JFCOM cuts – August 10, 2010

Obama’s perception problem – August 9, 2010

Parents file suit against FCPS over Clifton Elementary closure – August 7, 2010

Breaking – Virginia health are mandate lawsuit moves forward – August 2, 2010

July 2010

Virginia Congressional races open thread – July 28, 2010

Great article about ConLaw – July 25, 2010

Tax cuts and spending cuts must go hand in hand – July 25, 2010

What do you think about Webb’s op/ed? – July 23, 2010

Really Charlie? – July 23, 2010

More Bradsher – “[I'll] cripple you … at the knees” - July 21, 2010

Where’s the poll, Gerry? – July 21, 2010

Enough with the Tea Party racism accusations – July 19, 2010

Afghanistan and the American Revolution – July 17, 2010

Great investigative reporting on Virginia lobbying – July 15, 2010

McDonnell budget creates a surplus – July 14, 2010

Liz Bradsher in her own words – “There is no substitute in this county for a community school.” – July 10, 2010

Fairfax County School Board gets it wrong on Clifton Elementary – July 9, 2010

I’m warming up to Sharron Angle – July 9, 2010

Time for Michael Steele to go – July 7, 2010

I’m a dad! – July 5, 2010

Kerry-Lieberman Cap and Tax bill is bad for Virginia – July 1, 2010

June 2010

Tito’s Radio Debut, Saturday July 10th – June 30,2010

Daily Kos admits polling was fraudulent – June 29, 2010

What planet is Jim Moran living on? – June 28, 2010

Kagan dog and pony show has begun – June 28, 2010

Supreme Court gets it right in Chicago gun rights case – June 28, 2010

In memoriam – Robert C. Byrd (1917-2010) – June 28, 2010

Biden on taxes: Why do you have to be a smartass all the time? – June 27, 2010

Metro is using McDonnell issue to hide fare increase – June 25, 2010

Governor McDonnell’s approval rating – 63% – June 23, 2010

Looks like Steve Shannon wants a rematch with Cuccinelli – June 23, 2010

McChrystal is Obama’s McClellan, not MacArthur – June 22, 2010

Attorney General gets it wrong on the Jones Act – June 22, 2010

Happy Juneteenth! – June 19, 2010

Taking tone deaf to all new levels – June 18, 2010

Connolly a hypocrite on Metro representation controversy – June 18, 2010

Obama’s oval office speech – June 16, 2010

What’s going on in South Carolina? – June 13, 2010

Stop playing politics, Justice Department – June 10, 2010

A beautiful night at the ballpark – June 9, 2010

The morning after – June 9, 2010

Welcome to Common Sense! – June 9, 2010