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Must See Movie Night May 2nd – “Climate Hustle”

Must See Movie Night May 2nd – “Climate Hustle”

Are you tired of radical green groups using global warming as an excuse to tax and control us into submission? Climate Hustle, an important new film that debunks…

5th District Republican Congressional Debate Wrap Up

5th District Republican Congressional Debate Wrap Up

5th District Republican Congressional Debate a Resounding Success!   Wednesday, April 20th, saw the grassroots come together to create a great event. Through the efforts of the Virginia…

VTPPF and Fauquier YR’s host 5th District Candidate Debate – Apr 20th

VTPPF and Fauquier YR’s host 5th District Candidate Debate – Apr 20th

On Wednesday, April 20th at 7PM, The Virginia Tea Party Patriots Federation, Fauquier County Young Republicans, and The Bull Elephant are co-hosting a debate between all of the…

Kay Hayes and Friends – What you need to know before Saturday

Kay Hayes and Friends – What you need to know before Saturday

Last week a mailing was sent out by Kay Hayes and her supporters which was meant to scare the dickens out of Fauquier residents. It had a bold…

Popovich states vision for Fauquier Republican committee

Popovich states vision for Fauquier Republican committee

Fellow Fauquier Republican, My name is Peter Popovich.  I have lived in Fauquier County for 29 years, I have been a Republican all my life and I am…

Popovich promotes Unity and Civility in Fauquier GOP race

Popovich promotes Unity and Civility in Fauquier GOP race

by Peter A. Popovich, Candidate for Fauquier County Republican Committee Chairman As Virginia Republicans, we hold strong views which are anchored in the “Virginia Republican Creed” (Google it!).   That means…

Hawkins withdraws – Popovich announces for FCRC Chair

Hawkins withdraws – Popovich announces for FCRC Chair

Mike Hawkins of Catlett apparently had no intention of running for Chairman of the Fauquier County Republican Committee (FCRC). His email to us was intended to call attention…

Hawkins declares for Fauquier Republican Chair

Hawkins declares for Fauquier Republican Chair

In a surprise move today, Mike “Big Mike” Hawkins, life-long Catlett resident and business owner, declared his candidacy for Chairman of the Fauquier County Republican Committee. A copy…

What do we value here in Fauquier?

What do we value here in Fauquier?

By Dr. David Jeck Fauquier County Public Schools Superintendent Budget season is a difficult time, and it seems to get more and more difficult every year. The proposed…

Fauquier’s own Jill Vogel to run for Lt. Governor

Fauquier’s own Jill Vogel to run for Lt. Governor

State Senator Jill Vogel of Fauquier, has announced her intentions to run for Lt. Governor in the upcoming 2017 election. Ms. Vogel was re-elected in November to a…

Sheryl Wolfe to resign from Fauquier County School Board

Sheryl Wolfe to resign from Fauquier County School Board

On Tuesday March 1st, Fauquier County Public Schools published a news release stating that Sheryl Wolfe, long time School Board member from Lee District, would be resigning effective…

Open letter to Senator Black concerning public funds for non-profit

Open letter to Senator Black concerning public funds for non-profit

Below is an open letter to Virginia State Senator Dick Black concerning the use of public funds for a non-profit called the Waterford Foundation. Many of Senator Black’s…

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Fauquier Republicans must unite and grow

Fauquier Republicans must unite and grow

After running a business for 35 years and raising a bunch of children I reached…

Maureen Riordan, a True Leader and Role Model

Maureen Riordan, a True Leader and Role Model

Anyone who has ever met Maureen Riordan understands how far-fetched the accusation is that she…

Does Supervisor Trumbo believe he IS Fauquier County?

Does Supervisor Trumbo believe he IS Fauquier County?

It was not that long ago that Ed Moore, who is President of Brookside Communities…

Voter questions Trumbo mailer claims

Voter questions Trumbo mailer claims

I recently received a mailer from candidate Holder Trumbo for the Scott District Supervisor position.…

First impressions not Trumbo’s strong suit

First impressions not Trumbo’s strong suit

Dr. Jonathan Lewis was the Superintendent of Schools here in Fauquier for five years. His…

Board of Supervisors need to show respect to constituents

Board of Supervisors need to show respect to constituents

I was in attendance at the BOS meeting on Sept. 10, 2015, and watched with…

Get Our House back to Regular Order!

Get Our House back to Regular Order!

The House of Representatives has two sovereign remedies to cope with runaway presidents, the power…

Military Under Attack

Military Under Attack

When I decided to run for delegate in the 99th District of Virginia, my mission…

Let’s use the Tenth Amendment

Let’s use the Tenth Amendment

We are distressed by the federal government’s overreach and disregard for the Constitution. But what…

“Two Boys Kissing” challenges the very concept of a healthy society

“Two Boys Kissing” challenges the very concept of a healthy society

Dear Editor: The writer of an earlier Letter stopped short in the development of a…

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Editorials

The Congressional Appropriations Power and Same-Sex “Marriage”

The Congressional Appropriations Power and Same-Sex “Marriage”

By Virginia Delegate Robert G. Marshall If the U.S. Supreme Court rules that states must recognize so-called same-sex “marriage” does that mean that proponents of real marriage have…

Cedar Run Supervisor choices are well defined

Cedar Run Supervisor choices are well defined

by Cameron Jones, Catlett Carefully considered, the language of our Zoning Ordinance, Article 2, 2-102, General Effect tells the citizens of Fauquier that they may not to do…

A sad, dishonest characterization for political purposes

A sad, dishonest characterization for political purposes

Leslie Cheek of Warrenton — a recent and controversial addition to the Fauquier County Republican Committee — doesn’t like “property rights advocates,” as evidenced by his frequent attacks in…

Fauquier County needs Prudent Planning

Fauquier County needs Prudent Planning

by John Green, Bealeton When a business plans they must consider their bottom line. When the government plans they have taxpayers. You might say that’s unfair, but if…

Virginia General Assembly weakening respect for law enforcement

Virginia General Assembly weakening respect for law enforcement

Good law enforcement begins with law enforcement officials themselves following the law. The Bill of Rights are law, and the Virginia General Assembly acts lawlessly when it tries…

The GOP Scam

The GOP Scam

“Amnesty Barb goes with the Democrats” by Michael Giere Nothing is more important for the integrity of our Republic than public officials doing in office what they promised…

WaPo article misses the point of Virginia GOP unrest

WaPo article misses the point of Virginia GOP unrest

An article in the Washington Post about the perceived troubles of the Republican Party of Virginia gets most of the facts right, but only scratches the surface on…

Conservation Republicans maybe not so Republican after all

Conservation Republicans maybe not so Republican after all

by Matt Grove, Warrenton In the February 4th edition of the Fauquier Times, Mr. Leslie Cheek III authored the Community Voices column, and as usual painted defenders of…

Bush’s Ringers Make It Look Good

With much of his address focusing on his support for illegal alien amnesty and ringers in the front cheering nearly every word, Bush shifted back to his Florida…

Bush Ringers Cheer Pro-Amnesty Endorsement

Bused-in Jeb Bush supporters today cheered the former Florida Governor’s endorsement for a “path to citizenship” for illegal aliens. Comments comments…