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Cornerstone Hosts Meet and Greet for Statewide Republican Candidates

Cornerstone Hosts Meet and Greet for Statewide Republican Candidates

The Fauquier Cornerstone Committee is hosting a Meet and Greet for the Republican statewide candidates for Governor and Lieutenant Governor in Warrenton on July 15th. Gubernatorial candidate Ed…

For Small-Business Owners, Tax Reform is More Than a Policy Idea

For Small-Business Owners, Tax Reform is More Than a Policy Idea

by Rick Buchanan Chairman, VTPF and Small Business Owner We need to start considering federal tax reform a present opportunity, instead of a distant possibility. We can create…

“The Ultimate Measure of a Man”

“The Ultimate Measure of a Man”

On March 27, 2017, at Convocation, North America’s largest weekly gathering of Christian students, Liberty University welcomed Bryce Reeves, Corey Stewart, John Adams and Glenn Davis, VA State…

Farm Inspection Bill Worse than Writs of Assistance

Farm Inspection Bill Worse than Writs of Assistance

By Mark J. Fitzgibbons A farm inspection bill making its way through the Virginia General Assembly is designed to allow the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services…

What a long, strange trip it’s been

What a long, strange trip it’s been

“Sometimes the lights all shining on me, other times I can barely see. Lately it occurs to me what a long strange trip it’s been.” The words of…

The Left’s Idea of Tea Party

The Left’s Idea of Tea Party

Being a longtime veteran of the Tea Party movement, I participated in many demonstrations both locally and in DC. Although the Left and their typists in the Main…

Fauquier citizens deserve better than Judge Jeffrey Parker

Fauquier citizens deserve better than Judge Jeffrey Parker

Judge Parker ranks LAST in overall performance among circuit court judges currently being considered for reappointment by the General Assembly. Virginia Code § 17.1-100 requires that “By December…

Cocktails at 5:00 Anyone?

Cocktails at 5:00 Anyone?

Republicans have much to celebrate after the YUGE win November 8th. Grassroots groups, TEA Partiers and conservative activists everywhere are getting even higher as President-elect Trump shows with…

Rick Buchanan – Why I’m supporting Ed Gillespie for Governor

Rick Buchanan – Why I’m supporting Ed Gillespie for Governor

Next year is a big year for us in Virginia. After four years under Clinton crony Terry McAuliffe, we need a governor that conservatives can count on. As…

Death threats, riots – “The Peaceful Left” mourns Trump win

Death threats, riots – “The Peaceful Left” mourns Trump win

In the days leading up to the November  8th election, the left spent endless hours telling Americans that Trump supporters were poised to riot, and anarchy would reign if Trump…

The Case for Trump – The Republic & Faith

The Case for Trump – The Republic & Faith

“Most importantly, the new globalism wants a world without a God whose very Distinction demands devotion.” by Michael Giere It’s last call for the election. There is no…

Smoking Gun – Democrat Operatives Admit Voter Fraud and Inciting Violence!

Smoking Gun – Democrat Operatives Admit Voter Fraud and Inciting Violence!

Project Veritas has released two videos which prove undeniably, in their own words, that key Democrat operatives closely tied to Obama and the Clintons, are deeply involved in…

Readers Write

Why We Need Michael Del Rosso in Congress

Why We Need Michael Del Rosso in Congress

I write this as a resident of Fauquier County in the 5th District, and as…

Grass Roots Delegates Be Damned

Grass Roots Delegates Be Damned

Attending unit meetings and being involved at the local county GOP level can be a…

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…

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…

Reader responds to FTD Editorial on “Two Boys Kissing”

Reader responds to FTD Editorial on “Two Boys Kissing”

[Editor’s note: The following letter from a reader was sent to the Fauquier Times (Democrat;…

Review of another Levithan book – “Boy meets Boy”

Review of another Levithan book – “Boy meets Boy”

Dear Editor, I was searching for reviews of the book being contested in Fauquier County…

Blood Moon Tetrad

Blood Moon Tetrad

Today we are about to witness one of the rarest of celestial events, a “Tetrad”.…

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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…