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Editor’s Notebook: Shakespeare nails it in the 8th District

"Full of sound and fury, signifying nothing" would be one way to describe the now concluded 8th District Democratic congressional primary. Except of course that there was no real fury, as contenders Don Beyer and Victoria Virasingh were perfectly cordial...

Rep. Beyer cruises to easy renomination victory

Perhaps no surprise on this one: U.S. Rep. Don Beyer (D-8th) easily won renomination in the June 21 Democratic primary, and heads into what should be – despite headwinds for Democrats – a relatively easy amble to re-election in...

Polls open in Democratic congressional primary

Polls are open until 7 p.m. today as voters in the 8th Congressional District choose a Democratic nominee. Incumbent U.S. Rep. Don Beyer (D-8th) is being challenged by Victoria Virasingh. Although there will be a Republican nominee and independent on the...

Election officials hoping for a straightforward primary day

Arlington election officials are hoping for an easy-peasy primary election on June 21. “Results should come in quickly . . . the only thing that will slow down results will be my ability to type them into the system,” county...

Editorial: Beyer challenger needs to step up her game

As has been used as a reference point several times throughout the years on this page, a veteran former Arlington County Board member often would posit a deceptively simple question to staff and colleagues. “What is the problem are we...

Democratic congressional contenders state case to rank-and-file

Victoria Virasingh appears to have opted against embracing the “if you’re going to try and unseat an incumbent, you have to let the voters know what you think said incumbent has done to deserve defeat” school of electioneering. Virasingh, who...

Editor’s Notebook: We’ll call him ‘U.S. Rep. Little Mary Sunshine’

An intra-Democratic campaign forum between incumbent Don Beyer and challenger Victoria Virasingh on Saturday provided no particular fireworks, but did have some telling moments. Two struck me as most interesting. Numero Uno, challenger Virasingh is sticking with her plan of not...

Democratic breakfast to feature 8th District contenders

Candidates seeking the Democratic nomination for the 8th District U.S. House of Representatives seat have been invited to take part in a breakfast event sponsored by the Arlington County Democratic Committee. The meet-and-greet is slated for Saturday, April 9 at...

Beyer touts progressive bona-fides in re-election kickoff

Facing a challenge in the June 21 Democratic primary, U.S. Rep. Don Beyer (D-8th) on March 2 made his pitch for a new term to a receptive audience at the Arlington County Democratic Committee. “I’ve worked side by side with...

Editor’s Notebook: Parsing the campaign kickoffs

The Arlington County Democratic Committee had a bigger matter on its plate last week (the School Board caucus contretemps), but the two candidates who kicked off their 2022 campaigns deserve a little of kindly Uncle Scott’s feedback on their...
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Editor’s Notebook: Leave in the sex and violence; kids can handle it

Let's take the wayback machine not too far back (to some of us) to this last month of 1984. The...
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