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Elected Officials Must Provide Vision

January 14, 2015Press Release

Gainesville, Virginia – January 14, 2014 - We need a vision for the future of western Prince William County.  It seems self-evident, and some would say that one exists in the form of the Prince William County Comprehensive Plan.  The county website states that the Comprehensive Plan, "provides guidance for land use development decisions made by the Planning Commission and the Board of County Supervisors."  This is not exactly inspiring stuff.  What I am advocating is an answer to the question, "Where do you see your area in 20 years?"  In other words, what do we want to be when we

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Transparency is key to good government

December 12, 2014News Clip

Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis’ article in the December 20, 1913 edition of Harper’s Weekly is often cited for his maxim, “Sunlight is said to be the best of disinfectants.” The article, entitled What Publicity Can Do, was one of a series of articles he compiled into a book he published; Other People’s Money and How the Bankers Use It. Brandeis asserted that transparency was a necessary reform to check the power of large banks. His theories served as the foundation for the establishment of the Federal Trade Commission.

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Democracy for America Endorsement Application

February 23, 2014Press Release

One easy way you can help the campaign is to visit Don's DFA Endorsement Application page.  A DFA endorsement is a big deal - especially for a local race like this one.  It brings with it a much-needed infusion of funding and even volunteers.  It takes only about 2 minutes of your time to visit the page and register your support.  The link above will open in another window, so you don't even have to leave this page!

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