There is a situation brewing in the Commonwealth of Virginia, a place that our first, third, and fifth Presidents called home. Virginia is also the home of the authors of our Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution, Thomas Jefferson and James Madison. In a previous CNSNews op-ed, I shared some quotes from those Founding Fathers of Virginia on the topic of the Second Amendment. However, it appears that in today’s Virginia, the Democrat [Socialist] leaders there are taking their cues not from Washington, Jefferson, Madison, or Patrick Henry, but instead from those aforementioned brutal socialist, fascist, communist dictators who were responsible for the deaths of millions…in their quest for totalitarian control, power, tyranny.
Last year, the State House and Senate in Virginia flipped to the leftists, and the explanation is simple. The major population centers of Fairfax and Prince William counties, suburbs of Washington, D.C., propelled the progressive socialists into power. And their intended first legislative objective aligns not with our Constitution, our rule of law, but rather with the principles of Lenin, Mussolini, and Stalin. [full article]