News

Brat Outlines Plans For Fall Campaign

Brat Outlines Plans For Fall Campaign

Photo: WINA

Randolph-Macon College professor Dave Brat says he’s ready for his first general election campaign. The man who upset House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in the Seventh District Republican primary plans to focus on the issues that got him this far. Brat (picture is courtesy of his campaign) says he will talk about deficit spending, his opposition to amnesty for illegal aliens, and his fight against President Obama’s health care reform law. He will appear on the November 4th ballot along with Democrat Jack Trammell and Libertarian James Carr. Brat appeared Tuesday on the Schilling Show. It was his first broadcast interview since winning the June 10th primary.

Latest Stories

in Entertainment

This weekend’s celebrity birthdays

chappelle

Dave Chappelle, Marlee Matlin, and Scott Caan are among the celebs celebrating this weekend.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Three Injured After Single-Vehicle Crash On 20 South

Albemarle Police Car

Three people were injured following a single-vehicle crash Friday on 20 South.

in Local, Surrounding Counties

Lexington Area Judge Rejects Plea Deal Involving Deadly Crash

Updated
Washington  Lee Logo

A judge in the Lexington area balked at accepting a plea deal from a former Washington and Lee student.

in Sports

This week’s top sports shots

AP633953798161

A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.

in National

Making headlines this week

sunflower

A look at the week's biggest newsmakers and the stories you won't soon forget.