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Virginia and Its Deep Purple Political Hue
Back in the early 2000s, U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, then the mayor of Richmond, firmly believed Virginia, the Old Dominion and reliable supporter of Republican presidential candidates since 1968, was in the early stages of a political pivot toward the Democratic Party. The population centers of Northern V
Kaine: Putting health care ideas on the table is fine. Jamming them through Congress is not
JUDY WOODRUFF: As we reported earlier, Senator John McCain's announcement that he will not vote for the Graham-Cassidy Republican health care bill tosses the fate of current Obamacare repeal efforts into serious doubt. We look at what all this could mean, and at a couple other issues, with Senator T
What Republican health bill would mean for Virginia
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) - Virginia's Democratic senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine have been vocal about their opposition to the Graham-Cassidy bill. The health care proposal is the Republicans' latest effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. On Friday afternoon, Republican Sen. John McCai
Decker: Kaine and the Obamacare bailout
Recently Anthem, Virginia's largest health insurer, reversed course and decided to stay in the individual market. But that hardly solved the state's Obamacare crisis, because they are back in with massive 42 to 64 percent premium hikes for next year. But while Virginia residents on Obamacare, includ
VA-Sen: UMW Poll Gives Tim Kaine (D) A 17 Point Lead Over Confederate Corey Stewart (R), 53-36
Many Sides: Tim Kaine (Finally) Condemns Antifa
In the immediate aftermath of Charlottesville's August 12 "Unite the Right" rally, Kaine was repeatedly critical of President Trump's "unwillingness" to condemn "white supremacists." And, the Senator publicly mocked the President's statement attributing the violence to "many sides:" "...when this wh
Pro-Abortion Catholic Tim Kaine Cites Bible With Plea to Respect "Different Perspectives"
I suppose it is only to state the obvious that a writer will gear his argument, his rhetoric, and the volume with which he makes his pitch depending on the audience he is trying to sway. So when pro-abortion Senator Tim Kaine (D-Va.), who is running for re-election in 2018, writes an essay for Chris
Poll: Kaine Has 47-41% Favorability Rating
The same survey found 43 percent say Kaine deserves reelection, while 46 percent think he does not. Sen. Tim Kaine (D) has a 47 percent favorability rating and 41 percent unfavorability rating, according to a new Suffolk University poll (Sept. 13-17; 500 LVs; +/- 4.4%). The same survey found that
Tim Kaine: The founding fathers wanted you to be a (peaceful) activist
The US Constitution was finalized September 17, 1787; we celebrate the day every year as Constitution Day Tim Kaine: Framers knew power of people was more than voting; it was also (peaceful) protest to shape direction of the country.
Christian: Pro-Choice Tim Kaine Can't Possibly Care for "the Least of These"
In a recent editorial for Christianity Today, Wheaton College professor Ed Stetzer took Sen. Tim Kaine, Hillary Clinton's running mate, to task for using the Bible to appeal to Christian compassion. According to Stetzer, one can't properly care for "the least of these" - the poor, the hungry, the si
Sens. Kaine and Alexander play bipartisan gig at festival
BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) - Their politics may not always be in harmony, but that didn't keep Sens. Tim Kaine and Lamar Alexander from playing a folksy bipartisan gig at a country music festival. Kaine, a Virginia Democrat, and Alexander, a Tennessee Republican, opened the 17th annual Bristol Rhythm & Ro
Tim Kaine: Congress should help communities prepare better for hurricanes
AS WE WATCHED hurricanes Harvey and Irma devastate Southeast Texas and Florida and prayed for the safety of the communities in their paths, those of us from coastal states couldn't help thinking, "There but for the grace of God go I." Hampton Roads is home to 1.7 million people, more than a dozen mi
Sens. Tim Kaine, Lamar Alexander perform as 'The Amateurs' at Bristol Rhythm and Roots
BRISTOL, TN (WJHL)- Senators Tim Kaine of Virginia and Senator Lamar Alexander of Tennessee performed as "The Amateurs" Friday night at the Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion. While the performance was all fun and good spirits, before the two senators took the stage we touched base on some serious bus
Opinion/Editorial: Music draws folks together - even politicians
Sen. Tim Kaine's harmonica-playing chops were on display once again last night at Bristol's annual Rhythm and Roots Reunion. And not only was Virginia Democrat Kaine there to join the Buck Mountain Band. The partnership also included Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander, a Republican. Thus, the collaborat
Pro-Abortion Tim Kaine Slammed for Appealing to Christians to Defend 'Least' Among Us
A leading Christian pastor has called out Sen. Tim Kaine's "hypocrisy" for summoning Christians to care for the most vulnerable among us while publicly supporting abortion on demand. "Senator Kaine is simply not the right person to explain how our faith and scripture inform our actions for the 'leas
Kaine tours Utility Trailer Manufacturing in Washington County
GLADE SPRING, Va.-U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine who grew up working in his father's ironworking shop, has a deep appreciation for manufacturing. Kaine toured the Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company's plant in Glade Spring, Virginia, on Friday. Following the tour, the senator hosted a roundtable conversation
Kaine fires at health insurance providers over troubling Va. situation
U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., says he "will not tolerate" counties in Virginia being left without any health insurance provider options on the individual market, amid the news that several major providers will be pulling out in Virginia. Anthem, Aetna, UnitedHealthcare and Optima Health have all eithe
Kaine gets support for use-of-force vote
If you can't get Capitol Hill attention talking about the Constitution, maybe you need to talk about money? That's been the latest tack in two Virginians' efforts to get colleagues in the Senate and House of Representatives to focus on the constitutional requirement that sending Americans into battl
SNUBBED! Tim Kaine Didn't Receive An Advanced Copy Of Hillary's Book
It seems like EVERYONE's got their hands on Hillary's new book... ....OTHER THAN HER RUNNING MATE. AAAAAWWWKWWWWWAAAAAARD! "Stronger Together" my A$$. Shows how much Hill cares about anyone. (Not at all. Hillary only cares about Hillary.) He's psyched to read it? Yeah... I'm not buying that. "I've s
Two senators, a piano and a harmonica: The key to bipartisan harmony?
What do you call two senators from different parties who plan to perform together at a concert? The Amateurs. That's the band name Sens. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Tim Kaine (D-Va.) are using Friday for a one-night-only performance at the Rhythm & Roots Reunion in Bristol - a city in southwestern