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A. Barton Hinkle on Cellphone Tracking

2 weeks agoNews : Reason

Back in December, Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli announced a boatload of grants to local law-enforcement agencies, made possible by a multimillion-dollar Medicaid fraud settlement with Abbott Labs. Chesterfield received more...Show More Summary

Cuccinelli Calls on States to Use National Guard to Secure Border

Former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli argued that states along the Mexican border can and should use their National Guards and law enforcement to secure their borders in an interview on “The Laura Ingraham Show” on Tuesday....Show More Summary

Terry McAuliffe Reminds Virginia Women Why They Voted for Him

Virginia’s former Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli was nothing short of obsessive when it came to his two year crusade to shutter abortion clinics throughout the Commonwealth. First, he pushed to have every women’s health clinic regulated...Show More Summary

LZ Granderson Rips Christian 'Homophobe' Ken Cuccinelli on 'Crossfire': VIDEO

6 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

A discussion of Arizona's SB 1062, the bill that would allow businesses to discriminate against gays based on religious beliefs, quickly ignited on Crossfire after former Virginia attorney general Ken Cuccinelli accused Van Jones of being "utterly inaccurate" in describing...

Ken Cuccinelli Rolls in His Political Grave While Ted Cruz Tries to Resurrect Him

It was only a few short months ago that former Virginia GOP Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli was running for governor of the commonwealth on a platform that included banning sodomy again. And we all know how that turned out. Now a federal judge has ruled that gays and lesbians in Virginia must have the right to marry. Show More Summary

Christie's Texas Trip Proves BridgeGate Damages Effectiveness as RGA Chair

Late last month, former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli suggested that Governor Chris Christie was doing the GOP a disservice by remaining at the head of the Republican Governors Association. This week, the shunning of Christie by Texas' past and future governors proves his strength as leader is greatly diminished. Show More Summary

Elections have consequences: Virginia won't defend its own gay marriage ban in court

7 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring Virginia has only just switched from extremist Republican Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli to Democrat Mark Herring, and already we're seeing big changes: Herring said his office will no longer defend...Show More Summary

Virginia Same-Sex Joint Tax Filing: Cuccinelli's Last Act and Herring's First

On January 10, his last weekday in office, Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli (R) issued an official advisory opinion (PDF) that the Virginia Department of Taxation could not allow same-sex couples to file joint tax returns. His...Show More Summary

Mark Halperin: Cuccinelli Calling for Christie to Step Down from RGA a ‘Canary in the Coal Mine’

7 months agoNews : Mediaite

A panel of political experts on MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell Reports noted the significance of former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli calling for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to step down as the chairman of the Republican Governor’s Association for the 2014 cycle. Show More Summary

Chris Christie Aide Responds To Ken Cuccinelli Calls for RGA Resignation

A senior political adviser to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie struck back at former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli Tuesday, after Cuccinelli called on Christie to step down as chairman of the Republican Governors Association in the wake of the George Washington Bridge scandal. Show More Summary

Former VA AG Cuccinelli Gets a Pass on Conflict of Interest in McDonnell Indictments

I'm not sure when CNN decided to book former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli to appear on Crossfire, but it just so happened he was in studio right when they broke the news that former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife had been indicted in corruption charges for taking gifts in exchange for political favors. Show More Summary

Ken Cuccinelli Hates Gays So Much He Sought to Further Oppress Them on Last Day in Office

8 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli hates gays so much that he was thinking about how to further oppress them on his last day in office, Think Progress reports: Cuccinelli’s non-binding opinion, which is dated January 10, 2014, concludes that “a...

Ken Cuccinelli uses final day in office to issue anti-gay 'opinion'

8 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

So long, farewell, auf Wiedersehen, goodnight. Virginia attorney general and failed candidate for governor Ken Cuccinelli is a petty, petty man. Just hours before leaving office, former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli (R) issued an opinion that appears intended to entrench his own anti-gay policy preferences while he could still speak as his state’s top legal officer. [...]Show More Summary

On Last Full Day In Office, Ex-Virginia Attorney General Sneaks In Anti-Gay Legal Opinion

Just hours before leaving office, former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli (R) issued an opinion that appears intended to entrench his own anti-gay policy preferences while he could still speak as his state's top legal officer. The post On Last Full Day In Office, Ex-Virginia Attorney General Sneaks In Anti-Gay Legal Opinion appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Virginia Bill Would Criminalize Oral Sex Between Teenagers

8 months agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Virginia Republicans are certainly dedicated to outlawing sex. First, former (thankfully) Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli expressed his desire to bring back sodomy laws, despite the Supreme Court striking those laws down, because being gay “doesn’t comport with natural law.” Now state Sen. Thomas Garrett has introduced a bill that would make oral and anal sex between […]

This Guy Wants To Outlaw Oral Sex Between Teenagers In Virginia

Virginia lawmakers sure are obsessed with oral sex! Just months after the Supreme Court declined Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli's attempts to reinstate Virginia's anti-sodomy law, which had been struck down as unconstitutional, theShow More Summary

Virginia Bars Married Same-Sex Couples From Filing Taxes Jointly

After consulting with the office of outgoing attorney general Ken Cuccinelli, Virginia will not follow the IRS policy of allowing married same-sex couples to file federal taxes jointly. read more

Is This the End of the Republican Party?

In the wake of the defeat of Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli in the governor's race, I hope we can say this is the end of the Republican Party as we know it. The key words being "as we know it," and how it has been the past few years. Show More Summary

Is It Time To Do Away With the Congratulatory Phone Call?

Here's the latest on the Virginia gubernatorial race: Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli (R) had not called Democrat Terry McAuliffe after losing the Virginia gubernatorial race and had no plans to do so as of late Wednesday morning, according...Show More Summary

Cuccinelli: ‘First principles’ will triumph despite campaign loss

by Dustin Siggins Ben Johnson co-wrote this story. RICHMOND, VA, November 6, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In his concession speech last night, Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli said he lost the election, but the “first principles” that animated him will win. “Virginians still cherish”…

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