Republican Party of Virginia

Pittsburgh Not Paris Rally: You Can Do It Too

The Fairfax County GOP’s Pittsburgh Not Paris rally was a huge success garnering media coverage all over the world. We urge our conservative friends to do the same thing in their communities. Put the notice out on social media, hit your email list, make some signs and send us pictures and a short report on your success.

Va. Repub. Rep. Asks State GOP to Postpone Contentious Meeting

Jenna Portnoy, Washington Post

The battle for control of the GOP of Virginia mounted with new discord between 3 officials & conservative activists. 3 of VA’s GOP Reps. urged VA GOP leaders to delay a meeting that's expected to be a contentious showdown over control of party leadership posts.

The TEA Party Is Suiting Up

Rick Buchanan, Fauquier Free Citizen

On the “so called” Right, the attacks against Tea Party Conservatives have become commonplace. It seems the “Ruling Class” Republicans now see the only way to win in-party elections is to either bring in Democrats to get themselves elected or spread vicious lies about their opponents.

Veteran GOP Hand Caught in Party’s Crosshairs

Jeff E. Schapiro, Richmond Times-Dispatch

To tea party R's, Ray Allen is thwarting Dave Brat’s ascent. They blame Allen & other Cantorites for diverting from the 7th District GOP treasury to nat'l GOP groups almost $400k that could've stayed in the district, underwriting a locally run voter-mobilization effort for Brat. He’ll get only $5,000.

GOP Cleans Slate w/ Gillespie, Or Does It?

Kenric Ward, Watchdog.org

Ed Gillespie may have won the GOP nomination for VA's Senate seat, but Conservative guru and direct-mail pioneer Richard Viguerie has been quite on the race. Viguerie is steamed that the nat'l GOP supports pork-loving moderates over tea partiers.

VA GOP Election Stolen; They Get to Keep It

Jamie Radtke, The Bull Elephant

The VA 5th Cong. ruled that the slating that occurred in Campbell Co. was illegal, but they refused to do anything about it! Conserv. R's must turn out all their delegates. The 5th Convention Credentialing Comm. must seat all properly filed delegates.

Eric Cantor Tries to Push Out VA Conservatives

Jake Sherman, Politico

Eric Cantor's allies are maneuvering to pack leadership slots at the Repub. Party of VA with GOP-E figures. That’s infuriated some local conservatives, who feel they are being squeezed out of positions of power and aren’t going down without a fight.

GOP Duels Over Dems Crashing Fauquier VA Party

Kenric Ward, Watchdog.org

A recent party election is being contested by a group of candidates led by former committeeman Cameron Jones claiming the vote was hijacked by Dems who were called upon to go to the polls and vote for the GOP-E candidate.