Virginia News Stand: October 18, 2009

Annotations & Elucidations  The Weekend Edition

We had a lot going during the week and didn't get to post these articles, but think they all are of interest. Hope you get a chance to peruse them. One question: Is the Obama machine cranking up for Creigh Deeds a good thing?


Cuccinelli running on GOP core values for Va. AG (Washington Times)

Key Democrat speaks to McDonnell faithful (Washington Times)

All Set for a Republican Resurrection (Washington Post)

McDonnell ahead of Deeds in race for donations (Norfolk Virginian-Pilot)

McDonnell's coffers filling up faster (The Daily Press)

Statewide candidates report healthy treasuries (Richmond Times-Dispatch)

Shannon would target predators, gangs as Va. AG (Washington Times)

Obama Grassroots Step Up For Deeds (

Hamilton, Abbott lay out priorities (The Daily Press)

Campaign ad sparks candidate clash on taxes (Lynchburg News & Advance)

Deals like Senator's rare at Va. Universities (Norfolk Virginian-Pilot)

Country club bars same-sex family membership in vote (Norfolk Virginian-Pilot)