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?

News:

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 (TalkingPointsMemo.com)

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)