The Colonial Heights lawmaker is the most politically experienced candidate in the pool of GOP candidates running for the commonwealth’s governor this cycle. Cox is a 30-year incumbent in Virginia’s House of Delegates who worked his way through the party’s leadership ranks as the majority whip and then the majority leader. Cox was the speaker from January 2018 to January 2020 before Democrats became the chamber’s majority party.
Editorial: Why are Democrats so complacent about the parole board? Roanoke Times March 17, 2021 … There’s one overriding reason why a Republican just might win the governorship this fall: The Virginia Parole Board. Democrats are doing a very good job creating — and then ignoring — a scandal that has the potential to not just bring about a … Read More