Former Congressman Tom Davis and former State Senator Jeannemarie Davis endorse Kirk Cox for Governor

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Veteran Northern Virginia Republican leaders recognize Kirk Cox as the Party’s best gubernatorial candidate to take back the Commonwealth Former Congressman Tom Davis and former State Senator Jeannemarie Davis, on Friday, endorsed Kirk Cox for Governor. Tom Davis represented Virginia’s 11th Congressional District for 14 years, following his tenure as Chairman of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors. Jeannemarie Davis … Read More

Retired State Trooper and State Senator Bill Carrico endorses Kirk Cox for Governor, launching Partnership for a Safe Virginia

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Cox & Carrico jointly announce plan to invest $50 million in first year of the Cox administration to eliminate salary compression, raise pay for state troopers and sheriff’s deputies Retired State Trooper and former State Senator Bill Carrico announced Thursday that he would forego a run for governor, citing family and work commitments, and instead endorsed former Virginia House of … Read More

Statement of Kirk Cox on Terry McAuliffe campaign for a second term

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Former Virginia House of Delegates Speaker, retired teacher, and candidate for Governor Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights) released the following statement on Terry McAuliffe’s campaign for a second term as Governor. “Virginians face too many serious challenges in their lives for the governorship to be a consolation prize for a failed national politician. It is clear to everyone that Terry McAuliffe … Read More

Statement of Kirk Cox on the Republican Party of Virginia’s selection of 2021 nomination method

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COLONIAL HEIGHTS — Former Virginia House of Delegates Speaker, retired teacher, and candidate for Governor Kirk Cox released the following statement Saturday after the Republican Party of Virginia’s State Central Committee selected a convention as the party’s nominating method for 2021. “Earlier this week I told members of the State Central Committee that I was committed to pursuing the Republican … Read More

Kirk Cox commits to participating in Southwest Virginia debate at Appalachian School of Law

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COLONIAL HEIGHTS — Former Virginia House of Delegates Speaker, retired teacher, and candidate for Governor Kirk Cox committed Wednesday to participating in a gubernatorial debate at the Appalachian School of Law in Grundy, Virginia. Cox’s commitment follows an open letter in Wednesday’s Roanoke Times about the need for a gubernatorial debate in Southwest Virginia. The letter was signed by leaders … Read More

ICYMI: Cox criticizes Democratic leadership for five month unemployment backlog

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Former Virginia House of Delegates Speaker, retired teacher, and candidate for Governor recently discussed the ongoing problems at the Virginia Employment Commission under the leadership of Democratic Governor Ralph Northam and Democrats in the General Assembly. Recent stories have highlighted Virginia’s five month backlog for unemployment claims adjudications, which is the worst in the nation. One press report even highlighted … Read More

Updates from Team Kirk

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“So in other words, should the GOP be looking to nominate somebody like, say, Kirk Cox?” “…formidable, even prohibitive, favorite for the GOP nomination.” “Cox has shown an ability to outperform other Republicans…” “… gives the party its best chance of ending a losing streak in statewide elections…” Since Kirk Cox launched his campaign on Tuesday, he’s garnered news coverage across … Read More

Democrats take note of Kirk Cox, start attacks on day one

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As Kirk Cox launched a campaign promising to fight back against one party control in Richmond and lead forward to a Virginia that works for everyone, Democrats in Virginia and Washington D.C. took note. It has to make you wonder… what are they so afraid of? Kirk’s announcement garnered headlines (you can read some here) — and quite a bit … Read More

Headlines & Highlights from Across Virginia

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Kirk Cox announced his campaign for governor on Tuesday, pledging to fight back, lead forward, and win in 2021. If you missed the announcement, click here to watch. Here are the headlines and highlights from the launch: Richmond Times-Dispatch: Cox formally announces run for governor, pledging to fight ‘big-government worldview’ Former House Speaker Kirk Cox of Colonial Heights formally announced … Read More

Kirk Cox announces campaign for Governor

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Former House Speaker and retired teacher is the only Republican candidate that can unify the party and win in 2021 Former Virginia House of Delegates Speaker and retired teacher Kirk Cox announced his campaign for Governor on Tuesday, bringing to the 2021 race a track record of conservative leadership, the proven ability to win where other Republicans cannot, and a … Read More