Jon Berkley

Congressman Rob Hurt's Pyrrhic Victory

Our friend Jeffrey E. Knight tells the sordid truth behind a nasty intra-party rift created at the Virginia Fifth District Republican Convention by the Establishment's Rep. Robert Hurt. It's a full-on assault against conservatives.

'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.