David McCormick and “Fair” Trade

Early last week David McCormick, a lawyer from Virginia Beach, announced his candidacy for the Virginia Republican nomination for the Senate seat being vacated by Democrat Jim Webb. McCormick’s website briefly outlines his positions, two of which, albeit short and nondescript, are very troubling: Implement tariffs on a country’s  imports if the trade practices are not fair […]

Subsidizing Private Education

Virginia Republican Delegate Jimmie Massie introduced HB 2314 establishing a tax credit “for corporations donating cash to nonprofit organizations providing scholarships to students who would have been eligible for the free and reduced lunch program under federal law, in order for them to attend nonpublic elementary or secondary schools.” His bill passed the House of […]