Tommy Wright, Author at Kenbridge Victoria Dispatch


Opinion — Keeping our promises

On Saturday, Governor Glenn Youngkin, Lt. Governor Winsome Sears, and Attorney General Jason Miyares took the oath of office. Governor Youngkin immediately signed 11 Executive ... Read more

by Tommy Wright, Friday, January 21, 2022 12:00 pm


Opinion — Budget is a political document

Governor Ralph Northam produced his budget swan song last week, presenting his spending plan for the next two years to the Joint Money Committees. It ... Read more

by Tommy Wright, Thursday, December 23, 2021 5:00 pm


Opinion — It’s time to get out of the RGGI

Governor-elect Glenn Youngkin announced his intention to withdraw Virginia from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI). RGGI is an eleven state, cap-and-trade program designed to ... Read more

by Tommy Wright, Saturday, December 18, 2021 8:05 am

Guest columns

Opinion — Protecting unborn life

The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments on Wednesday in the case of Dobbs v. Jackson, which will determine whether Mississippi’s post 15-week abortion ban is ... Read more

by Tommy Wright, Friday, December 10, 2021 5:19 pm

Guest columns

Opinion — How Republicans won

We’re thrilled with where things stand right now. We’ve gone from a 10-seat deficit to a four-seat advantage, a gain of seven seats. We arrived ... Read more

by Tommy Wright, Thursday, November 25, 2021 10:04 am

Guest columns

Opinion — A new day in Virginia

Governor-Elect Glenn Youngkin surged election night as did Republicans statewide, electing Winsome Sears, the first Jamaican American woman as Lt. Governor, and Jason Miyares as ... Read more

by Tommy Wright, Saturday, November 20, 2021 12:12 pm

Guest columns

Opinion — Repeal the grocery tax

Glenn Youngkin has made ending the tax on groceries a major pillar of his campaign, and for good reason. Not only is it good policy ... Read more

by Tommy Wright, Sunday, September 19, 2021 12:33 pm

Guest columns

Opinion — Misdirection to distraction

Last week the U.S. Supreme Court issued an order allowing a controversial Texas abortion law to go into effect. The law is a direct challenge ... Read more

by Tommy Wright, Thursday, September 9, 2021 2:56 am

Guest columns

Opinion — Lockdowns not an option

The first results from Standards of Learning (SOL) tests in two years have been released, and they are disappointing. Said simply, the bottom fell out ... Read more

by Tommy Wright, Monday, September 6, 2021 3:18 pm

Guest columns

Opinion — Time to end one-party rule

President Biden gave yet another disastrous press conference on Friday, Aug. 20 showing yet again how far out of touch with reality he is regarding ... Read more

by Tommy Wright, Friday, August 27, 2021 10:01 pm

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