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On the Bank Bailout, the Buckley Rule, and Ed Gillespie

There has been increasing talk among Virginia Republicans about “the Buckley Rule,” and how it should impact decision on the nomination for U.S. Senate. There are, however, two problems with the application (usually from Ed Gillespie supporters): the rule isn’t quite what they think it is; and even if it did, Gillespie still wouldn’t qualify. 690 more words

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Valley GOP Shows Up in 26th

Today’s special election in the 26th District (which encompasses most of Rockingham County as well as the City of Harrisonburg) saw Tony Wilt defeat Harrisonburg Mayor… 143 more words

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