The crop of nominees was deep during this pandemic-crossed year. But yours truly has managed to winnow the pile down to some truly deserving winners.
The Internal Revenue Service hasn't yet processed John and Carol Burger's 2019 tax return. That caused a big problem with renewing her coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
Read on for other reader comments about the prospect of President Trump and Jerry Falwell Jr. in prison, and a Radford professor who took down the college's president.
Yes, some readers of The Roanoke Times are still waiting for stimulus payments that Congress authorized way back in March. If you're one of them, read on for tips on how you can help yourself get that money, by working through your congressional representative.
Congress has passed two emergency funding acts related to the novel coronavirus pandemic and is preparing a third. Rep. Ben Cline was among fewer than 10% of House members who voted against the second.
Is there any action by President Trump that would make western Virginia’s three congressmen want to investigate Trump's actions in withholding military aid to Ukraine?
U.S. Reps. Ben Cline, R-Botetourt and Morgan Griffith, R-Salem, will appear at a public meeting Friday evening in Vinton. Given recent events in Washington, D.C., there's no shortage of questions to ask.
It's been 36 years since M. Caldwell Butler represented the Roanoke Valley in Congress, and five years since Butler's death. But plenty still recall his ability to put country over political party.
As a freshman congressman in 1974, U.S. Rep. M. Caldwell Butler, R-Roanoke, rose above partisan hackdom to vote for articles of impeachment against then President Richard Nixon. One of these days soon, his political descendant, freshman U.S. Rep. Ben Cline, R-Rockbridge, may be faced with the same question.
Do you have friends or acquaintances (or in my case, readers) who send your hoary chain emails full of gloom, doom, outrage and propaganda? If so, you have my sympathy.
Whether or not you believe President Trump that there's a "national emergency" at the southern boarder, the path he's chosen as a remedy could set a precedent for White House powers that conservatives may later end up regretting.