Slating

VA State GOP Comm. Rules Against GOP-E Cheating

Tim Hannigan, Fairfax Free Citizen

Conserv. Cam Jones was called “McCarthy-esque” for challenging the vote in which estab. R's actively urged D's to vote for GOP-E choices, against conservs. Dem & Greenie supporters were elected to the county GOP comm. That election was overturned. Message to GOP-E: don't use D's to defeat conservatives in party races.

'Hurting' Conservatives in Virginia's 5th District

Two things are abundantly clear after Virginia's May 17 Fifth District Convention. Congressman Robert Hurt is intent on ruling the district with an iron fist, and there is no room at his table for conservatives and longtime loyal Republicans – even those that worked hard to elect him just two years ago.

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-E Cantor Scheme Thwarted w/ Strong Grassroots Turnout

Tom White, Virginia Right

Eric Cantor's GOP-E Young Guns of VA were set to disenfranchise conservatives and allow Cantor to cheat his way to another term without facing Dave Brat in a fair election. Hundreds of conservatives showed up to stop the impropriety.