In VA-2, Rigell and Nye neck-and-neck; Golden at 5% in latest poll
WVEC has released a poll conducted by Christopher Newport University professor Dr. Quentin Kidd which shows in Virginia’s 2nd Congressional District, Republican Scott Rigell barely leading incumbent Democrat Glenn Nye 41.5% to 41%. Over 12% of the electorate remains undecided. This is still bad news for the incumbent who has consistently polled at or below approximately 40%. The poll surveyed over 400 voters and was | Read More »
Nye questions Rigell’s commitment to tax pledge
Yesterday, after my podcast with Virginia’s 2nd District Congressman Glenn Nye (aka, one of the most vulnerable congressmen in America), he posed a question to me: “I find it interesting that Scott claims he’s against any tax increase, as he pledged to the Hampton Roads Tea Party, yet he gave $10,000 in support of the 2002 Tax Referendum which would have raised taxes on transportation | Read More »
Meet Scott Rigell (R CAND, VA-02).
This would be freshman (and steadily-more-worried) Democrat Glenn Nye’s district; Scott’s been running in this race since last year, but things are heating up enough that I thought that an interview was warranted. Scott’s website is here: you can also see him on Facebook here. Moe Lane Crossposted to Moe Lane.
Glenn Nye (D, VA-02) battles Glenn Nye (D, VA-02) over Cap and Trade!
[UPDATE]: I’m hearing that Scott Rigell will be working with the NRCC. Another good recruitment pickup for next year. It’s amazing how quickly Democratic Congressmen pick up the bad habits of their older colleagues. In Glenn Nye’s (VA-02) case, shameless double-talk. The NRCC is happy to point out how you can’t really be proud of getting a cap-and-trade bill passed that you cynically voted against: | Read More »