Virginia Bill Would Restore Gun Rights to Non-Violent Offenders, Help Protect Against Government Malfeasance

RICHMOND, Va. (Sept. 22, 2016)  A Virginia bill introduced this month would restore gun rights to people convicted of non-violent felonies without them having to ask permission from the state.  An indirect result of this legislation would be to deprive the state and feds of a political weapon against patriotic dissent.

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Virginia Bill Would Restrict ALPR Use; Help Block National License Plate Tracking Program

RICHMOND, Va. (Sept. 12, 2016) – During the 2017 session, the Virginia legislature will consider a bill that would broadly ban warrantless surveillance and limit the use of automatic license plate readers (ALPRs). If passed into law, the bill would not only protect privacy in Virginia, but would also hinder some aspects of the federal surveillance state.

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To the Governor’s Desk: Virginia Legislature Passes 2nd Bill Setting Foundation to Reject EPA Clean Power Plan

RICHMOND, Va. (March 11, 2016) – A 2nd Virginia bill that would take a small, but important, first step in setting the foundation to reject federal some EPA rules and regulations in practice passed the state Senate last week and now sits on the governor’s desk awaiting his action.

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Virginia HB259 – setting the foundation to prevent “the Board of Education from replacing the educational objectives known as the Standards of Learning with Common Core State Standards” – originally passed the House 77-22.

But a veto override attempt failed yesterday. It needed 66 votes and the result was 64-32.
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Virginia Governor Misrepresents State Constitution to Veto Bill Setting Stage to Limit EPA

RICHMOND, Va. (Mar 3, 2016) – Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe (D) blatantly misrepresented the Virginia state constitution and vetoed a bill that would have taken a small, but important, first step in setting the foundation to reject federal some EPA rules and regulations in practice passed out of the state House yesterday.

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