Category: Beltway Living

Beltway Blizzard

So, D.C. got hammered with its first genuine blizzard since I’ve moved here – about 19 inches covered the ground at one point. Jenny and I had a snowball fight, we built snow castles,...

McDonnell Is NOT Ahead 55-40

As I posted on DailyKOS yesterday, there’s something odd about the SuveryUSA poll for Virginia’s Governor race. Regardless of how you feel about the political environment or how Deeds is approaching the campaign, the...

Ken’s Update June 2009

Wanted to give you all an update on what I’m doing this summer, since I’ve not been blogging as heavily as I’d like. Confirmation. My third novel in the Mike Adams series has hit...

Creigh Deeds for Governor

Democrats in Virginia will be voting on Tuesday between 3 candidates for Governor in this year’s off-off-year election. The choice is between Terry McAuliffe, former money man for a former president; Brian Moran, brother...

Family Visit

I meant to do this post last week, but here it goes. For the first time since 1996, my two siblings, myself, and our father, all gathered together at the same place at the...

Souter Retiring Creates SCOTUS Vacancy

According to news reports late last week, Justice David Souter is retiring from the Supreme Court. This is quite serendipitous, as just two days before, I completed work on a novel detailing a partisan...

Updates from Ken’s Corner

I’ve not mentioned it yet, but everyone should vote “No” on Charter Amendment #1 in Gainesville. Taking away anyone’s rights in the name of combating a crime for which there are already laws on...