Tax cuts could soon end

Former President George W. Bush’s tax cuts and the 2009-11 Congress have something in common — both are due to expire by the end of this year. Unless Congress votes to maintain the largest tax cuts in history will become extinct Dec. 31. The Bush tax cuts, which were passed in 2001 and 2003, have become one of the focal […]

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Congress 2010: Bob Goodlatte

What is your stance on health care? Would you support the repeal of the new health care law? Federal health care policy should focus on strategies that help Americans obtain the best quality health care at the least cost.  The best way to keep health care prices down is competition, not bureaucracies, regulations and price controls.  I will continue working […]

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Congress 2010: Stuart Bain

What is your stance on health care? Would you support the repeal of the new health care law? The government over-regulates health care, and health insurance monopolies are enforced by the government. By reducing the government’s involvement in health care and removing the government-enforced monopolies on health insurance, we will see the competition and availability of health care and health […]

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Running to Save Lives

“Dragging myself out of bed at 5 a.m.? I haven’t done that in a long time,” Liberty freshman, Heather Beaman said. “But the job description doesn’t include sleeping in. Today is vital in the effort of saving lives.” Beaman was just one of the nearly 250 people that came out to volunteer for “Run For Their Lives 2010” on Saturday, […]

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Congress 2010: Jeff Vanke

What is your stance on health care? Would you support the repeal of the new health care law? Health insurers should have to compete across state lines.  And they should have to honor contracts, not drop patients after the fact with pre-existing conditions.  I oppose government-run health care.  I support universal access to health insurance.  The new law has way […]

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Fireworks and Lawsuit: Man files suit

A Lynchburg man has filed suit against Liberty University and two of its police officers over an arrest in June 2009. The $6 million lawsuit alleges false arrest and excessive force. Former City Council candidate Anthony Howard and his family were attending the annual Celebrate America Independence Day event at Williams Stadium when someone told the Liberty University Police Department […]

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Educational Entertainment

Part history. Part entertainment. The historical sites in the City of Lynchburg and surrounding counties offer a number of options for something to do. Historic Sandusky Located a short five minutes from campus is Historic Sandusky. The site tells the tale of Charles Johnston who built the home around 1797. Prior to this, in 1790, Johnston was on an exploratory […]

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