Tag Archive: Metro to Loudoun

Jul 05

Wow, are those grapes sour enough for you? (Updated)

The posts at Too Conservative are high in vinegar content the last couple of days. But lo! I have reasons for you to rejoice with me that Metro is coming to Loudoun! Americans Driving Less, Especially Young Men, Metro to Loudoun is important if we want to keep our community vibrant, and if we want …

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Jul 03

METRO IS COMING TO LOUDOUN!!!

WOOT!

Thank you Scott York, Shawn Williams, Ralph Buona, Matt LeTourneau, and Ken Reid.

Thank you, too, Eugene Delgaudio, for proving yet again that you do not have the best interests of your constituents at heart. Your “Heck NO” vote was classic, I dare to hope that it will be remembered on election …

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Jun 20

Gov. McDonnell wants to kick Denny Martire off the MWAA Board for excessive travel expenses and…

…This is an actual quote from the WaPo article:

Martin said the governor, who is in Europe on a trade mission, would have no comment on the lawsuit. (emphasis mine)

Bwahahahahahahaha!!!!

Sniff. Hehehehe. Hahahahahahahaha. Sigh. That was a really good laugh. Thank you, Gov. McDonnell.

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Jun 08

Amusing juxtaposition

Leesburg Today has an article on the Public Input on Metro that took place Monday night. In the print edition of that article that appeared in Ashburn Today, there is a sidebar with quotes from various speakers that night.

I’d like to highlight the quotes from just two of those speakers, both prominent local Republicans:

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Nov 17

What (some of) the winners said about Metro

Jim LeMunyon (R)

Elizabeth,Delegate LeMunyon is out of town today attending a funeral. He was quoted today in the Loudoun Times-Mirror on this very subject. I’ve copied and pasted his quote, specific to providing additional funding for Metro rail to Dulles, below. The entire article can be found here: http://www.loudountimes.com/index.php/news/article/state_house_of_delegate_candidates_face_off_at_chamber_event898/

But LeMunyon stood somewhere in …

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Oct 05

67th HOD: Candidates Answers on Metro

Eric Clingan (D)

Completing the Silver Line and extending Metro to Loudoun is one of my top transportation priorities. Dulles Airport is the gateway to the world for our nation’s capital and it should be served by a first rate public transportation system.

My District, which is comprised of parts of Chantilly, Oakton, Herndon, …

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Sep 22

Cliff Keirce in the news!

Terrific article on Cliff in the Ashburn Patch. My favorite part?

Keirce sees Metro’s extension into Loudoun as a pivotal hook to bring new businesses to the area, and he fully supports the project.

“I’m 100 percent certain it will be completed,” he said. “It’s important not only to the region but to the federal …

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Sep 16

BOS Dulles: Candidates Answers on Metro (UPDATED)

[Updated because Matt Letourneau asked me to fix a typo] Matt Letourneau (R)

Liz,At long last my blog entry is up on my site:

http://matt2011.com/home/index.php?option=com_lyftenbloggie&view=entry&year=2011&month=09&day=14&id=7%3Awhere-i-stand-on-metro&Itemid=214

Its rather long, so you may not want to post the whole thing on your site.  However, if you wish to, you have my permission to do so.

Larry Roeder …

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Sep 15

BOS Broad Run: Candidates Answers on Metro

I have answers from all three candidates for the Board of Supervisors Sterling seat so I’m posting them here for your convenience: Cliff Keirce (I)

Thanks for the question.

I have not put anything about this on the website as I was of the understanding that the issue would be resolved prior to the next …

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Sep 14

BOS Sterling: Candidates answers on Metro

I have answers from all three candidates for the Board of Supervisors Sterling seat so I’m posting them here for your convenience:

Eugene Delgaudio (R)

Dear Liz Miller

Thanks for writing.  The topic of metro is important to many people.

I have made many statements regarding metro and they are below and I …

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