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Cord Sterling Sheds Moderate Myth, Comes Out of Closet as Tea Bagger

On April 10, 2010, Supervisor Cord Sterling (R-Rock Hill) addressed his fellow tea baggers at a Tea Party rally in Stafford, VA. Sterling is the worst type of politician: one who will say or do anything to further his political

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Stafford Republicans and the Art of Twisting the Facts

In case you missed it (given all of our winter weather), the Republican majority on the Stafford County Board of Supervisors repealed the Business, Professional and Occupational License (BPOL) tax on February 2, 2010. I pretty much said that this

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Stafford Republicans Poised to Reinstitute Merchants’ Capital Tax

Unless you have been living under a political rock, everyone should be no doubt aware of a public hearing scheduled for tomorrow to reinstitute the merchants’ capital tax and nix the BPOL tax. Republicans made BPOL a key issue during

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Stafford County Needs a Dose of Fiscal Responsibility

As most are no doubt already aware, an accounting error between the school board and the county two years ago, recently confirmed by the results of audits, has led to a sudden $6.2 million surplus in county coffers. This past

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