2018 General ElectionCongressional Midterm Elections Plus PWC School Board ChairNovember 6th, 2018VOTE!
ARE YOU READY TO VOTE?
Are you registered to vote?
Do you know where to vote?
Check the Virginia Department of Elections‘ website.
Election Calendar (from pwcvotes.com)
September 21, 2018
Absentee Voting Begins
October 8, 2018
PWC Office of Elections & All Absentee Voting Locations CLOSED
October 15, 2018
Last Day to register for the November General
October 30, 2018
DEADLINE to request a ballot by mailed for the November General
November 3, 2018
Last Day to vote Absentee
In-Person for the November General
November 6, 2018
Proposed Amendments to the Constitution of Virginia
Two proposed constitutional amendments will also be on the November ballot (see Statewide Referendums for detail information)
Question 1: Question: Should a county, city, or town be authorized to provide a partial tax exemption for real property that is subject to recurrent flooding, if flooding resiliency improvements have been made on the property?
Question 2: Shall the real property tax exemption for a primary residence that is currently provided to the surviving spouses of veterans who had a one hundred percent service-connected, permanent, and total disability be amended to allow the surviving spouse to move to a different primary residence and still claim the exemption?
A Thought to Contemplate
“I think I can understand that feeling about a housewife’s work being like that of Sisyphus (who was the stone rolling gentleman). But it is surely, in reality, the most important work in the world. What do ships, railways, mines, cars, government etc exist for except that people may be fed, warmed, and safe in their own homes? As Dr Johnson said, ‘To be happy at home is the end of all human endeavour’. (1st to be happy, to prepare for being happy in our own real Home hereafter: 2nd, in the meantime, to be happy in our houses.) We wage war in order to have peace, we work in order to have leisure, we produce food in order to eat it. So your job is the one for which all others exist.”
― C.S. Lewis (from here)
Monthly Archives: December 2009
The Family Foundation will be rallying at the Virginia Capitol on January 18th. The Family Foundation Blog provides the details, Make Your Reservations Now For Family Foundation Day At The Capitol. What is the goal? This will be a fantastic … Continue reading
Alexis De Tocqueville came to the United States and toured our in the years 1831 and 1832. Amazed at what he found, he wrote a book, Democracy in America. What was the main thrust of his work? He spoke about manners. … Continue reading
Now that he is our new Attorney General, Senator Ken Cuccinelli has left a vacancy in the Virginia’s 37th Senate District. So we will have a special election on January 12th to replace him. The candidates have already been nominated. … Continue reading
It now appears very likely that the Senate Democrats will pass a health care bill. The Senate is preparing for another key vote early Tuesday morning on Democratic health insurance reform, putting it one step closer to a final vote … Continue reading
A self-styled elite continues its efforts to force its idea of equality upon the rest of us. The D.C. Council on Tuesday took the penultimate step to legalized same-sex marriage in the nation’s capital, what many members deemed a final milestone in … Continue reading