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‘Thank you, Big Stone Gap’
To the Editor: We left Monday morning on our way home from a weekend/anniversary trip to Gatlinburg. The weather was nice but chilly, and we were not expecting delays in our five-hour trip home. We...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drones defy weather
To The Editor: Permit me a special “thank you” to those who attended the Drone Jamboree at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise David Prior Convocation Center last Saturday, Feb. 21 amid th...
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We must stop playing politics with Constitution
Readers of this column may recall that, earlier this month, I wrote about the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the fact that they are sending limited forms and few free instruction booklets to as...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Budget, coal industry among legislative prioritie
In the time since crossover, I have been busy considering bills passed by the Senate and shepherding my bills through Senate committee hearings. I’m pleased to report that the Senate approved two o...
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Gerrymandering lets minority hold most of seats in Richmond
Editor’s note: This column was published Feb. 16 in The Roanoke Times, and is reprinted here with the newspaper’s permission. For many decades, Democrats gerrymandered Virginia. For the past couple...
Feb 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Budget, coal industry among legislative priorities
In the week since crossover, I have been busy considering bills passed by the Senate and shepherding my bills through Senate committee hearings. I’m pleased to report that the Senate approved two o...
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