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Dem Gubernatorial Hopeful Brian Moran Talks Policy at News-Press


For Brian Moran, youngest brother in the big family of long-time U.S. Congressman Jim Moran and now battling furiously for the Democratic nomination to represent his party in the general election for Governor of Virginia in November, his world changed one night in 1994.

Kaine Says Va. GOP to Regret Killing Extended Unemployment


  Governor Tim Kaine (front, left) spoke at a fundraiser for Virginia Delegatge Jim Scott (front, right) last week. It is beginning to dawn on Virginia Republicans that the vote by their colleagues in the House of Delegates to kill an initiative to extend unemployment benefits was a huge blunder that could cost them dearly in this […]

Editorial: GOP Obstruction & Virginia Elections

President Obama’s State of the Union message Tuesday night focused directly on the interests of the American people in a way that hasn’t been heard in such an address this entire decade to date.

Falls Church City Crime Report

For Week of November 25 – December 1, 2008 Larceny from Vehicle, 300 blk. Gundry Dr., between November 24, 9:10 p.m. and November 25, 7:57 a.m., unknown person(s) smashed the rear passenger side window of a vehicle and stole (2) J Crew sweaters. Larceny from Building, Mary Riley Styles Library, 120 N Virginia Ave., between […]

Scott, Whipple Warn F.C. Of State Budget Shortfall

Legislators Say 2-Year Cuts to Top $3.2 Billion A massive $3.2 billion shortfall walloping the current and next fiscal year budgets in Virginia will take a deep toll in state funding of localities, Falls Church’s two representatives in Richmond, State Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple and State Del. Jim Scott, told the F.C. City Council Monday […]

Crime Report for Week of October 28 – November 3, 2008

Larceny, CVS, 134 W Broad St., between October 26 and October 29, unknown persons entered the establishment using (3) stole credit cards to purchase (11) $100.00 gift cards, (5) $200.00 gift cards, (17) cards activated valued at $105.15, a Very fine fruit drink, a bag of Utz potato chips, (3) Hallmark greeting cards, and (1) […]

Kaine Says Financial Meltdown Has ‘Reset Presidential Race’


Democratic Virginia Governor Tim Kaine, in exclusive comments to the News-Press in Tysons Corner yesterday morning, said that the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers, sell off of Merrill Lynch, near failure of AIG and the attendant stock market nosedive has triggered what he called a “reset” of the presidential campaign.