Virginians know how to demand liberty’s dissemination. The citizens of this commonwealth who have sown such powerful seeds range from Patrick Henry and Thomas Jefferson to Oliver Hill and Spotswood Robinson. Residents of this state know how to make our voices heard, and how to turn one generation’s radical ideas about freedom into the next [...]
Even before I took my hand off the Bible and assumed the office of governor on Inauguration Day, the previous decade’s economy had begun to cool. On Day One, we did not yet know just how bad things would get — but it was obvious that the people of Virginia would need to become reacquainted [...]
I will use this blog, Wilder Visions, to engage and further the public dialogue. I will highlight issues of importance to my community in Central Virginia, the people of the commonwealth of Virginia, and to citizens across this nation -- perhaps even those beyond our shores.