George Allen

Webb's seat: Washington Post pushes Perriello
Published on Feb 11th, 2011
42 comments Lots of names are being bandied about as possible Democratic candidates to run for U.S. Senate following Jim Webb's February 8 announcement  that he won't seek a second term. "Obviously they're...
Sabato puts Jim Webb on vulnerable list
Published on Jan 6th, 2011
20 comments Webb spoke to Sabato's class in April. FILE PHOTO BY HAWES SPENCER UVA-based pundit Larry Sabato has placed Virginia's senior U.S. Senator, Jim Webb, on his list of seven vulnerable members of the...
Allen's run? Former Earlysville resident mulls race for U.S. Senate
Published on Dec 27th, 2010
86 comments Can George Allen return to politics? FILE PHOTOS BY LINDSAY BARNES, JEN FARIELLO, WILL WALKER George Allen, the brash conservative who retired from politics four years ago after an election defeat...
GOP fave: Allen invokes Brown's Mountain to help Hurt
Published on Sep 30th, 2010
55 comments Robert Hurt, left, gets stump support from former senator and governor George Allen and Delegate Rob Bell. PHOTO BY LISA PROVENCE State Senator Robert Hurt has brought out the big gun in the 5th...
Political partying at Shad Planking
Published on Apr 16th, 2009
2 comments The Virginia political season got its annual kickoff at the 61st annualĀ  Shad Planking in Wakefiled on Wednesday, April 15. Democratic gubernatorial candidates Terry McAuliffe and Brian Moran as well...
George Allen: The senator from Virginia eyes White House?
Published on Nov 14th, 2002
0 comments Charlottesville hasn't been able to claim a U.S. president in about 200 years. If you were to pick the Virginian with local ties most likely to take a shot at occupying the White House today, it...