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last monthNews : 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

Ken Cuccinelli’s Mississippi misstep against Thad Cochran

When he was attorney general of Virginia, Ken Cuccinelli was about as subtle as a pair of hot pants in a nunnery. On issues from abortion to gay rights to climate change, the ultra-conservative Republican made no bones about trying to turn back the clock to before the 1950s. So should we really be surprised […]

Ken Cuccinelli On Dave Brat: ‘He’s A Conservative Professor So He’s Covered By The Endangered Species Act’

Ken Cuccinelli, former Attorney General and Republican Gubernatorial candidate in Virginia, poked fun at supposed “juggernaut” Hillary Clinton and offered praise to GOP congressional candidate Dave Brat. Appearing as a guest on NBC’s Meet the Press on Sunday, June 15, Cuccinelli commended Brat and how he “Connected when he talked about issues. 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

This Friday: Ken Cuccinelli to 'explain' why AGs are wrong not being as astoundingly anti-equality as he was

6 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

With elected office no longer taking his time, Ken Cuccinelli, Virginia's extremely anti-gay former Attorney General and gubernatorial candidate, is now moving on to the kind of activism work that could likely be his next phase. This Friday, he'll be...

VIRGINIA: The Cooch Is Selling Legal Insurance In Case You Shoot Somebody

7 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Former Virginia Attorney General and failed gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli is selling retainers for his legal services just in case you happen to shoot somebody. “A legal retainer with Virginia Self Defense Law costs as little as $8.33 a month — less than half the cost of a hunting license,” the firm’s Web site says. Show More Summary

Hoping to someday Stand Your Ground? Ken Cuccinelli wants to be your lawyer.

7 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Because killing someone shouldn't be a financial burden on your family. Are you the sort of person that expects you might someday shoot someone with that gun you're carrying? Former Virginia attorney general and failed gubernatorialShow More Summary

WATCH: CNN Commentator Calls Ken Cuccinelli a 'Homophobe'

While debating Arizona's 'license to discriminate' bill on CNN's Crossfire, gay journalist LZ Granderson called out the former attorney general of Virginia for his antigay record. Featured Image: read more

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

7 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

Ken Cuccinelli: Christie Needs to 'Take One for the Team'

Former Virginia Attorney General and Republican gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli said Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie should "take one for the team" and resign as Chairman of the Republican Governors Association (RGA) because his presence on the stump will do more harm than good this year. Show More Summary

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

8 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’

8 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

Ken Cuccinelli to Chris Christie: Resign as Head of Republican Governors Association

On Tuesday, former Virginia Attorney General and Republican gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli said embattled New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie should resign as chairman of the powerful Republican Governors Association because the scandals Christie is dealing with may tarnish the GOP brand and make him an ineffective surrogate. 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

Cuccinelli calls on Christie to 'step aside' as RGA chairman

(CNN) – A top Virginia Republican, Ken Cuccinelli, said embattled New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie should step down from his role as chairman of the Republican Governors Association. The former Virginia attorney general and 2013 gubernatorial...Show More Summary

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