Note: I continue to be impressed with Steve Shannon and his campaign for Attorney General … the following is the latest update to arrive via email:
Sun Gazette Endorses Steve Shannon for Attorney General
Oct 05, 2009
“The Sun Gazette makes the following endorsements in local and state races. Additional endorsements will come in future weeks.
FOR ATTORNEY GENERAL: Democrat Steve Shannon has convinced us that he has the credentials necessary to do the job: His pro-business, pro-consumer, pro-public-safety message resonates with us. His opponent, Republican Ken Cuccinelli, veers a little too far to the right on some issues for our taste. Shannon is the type of leader Virginians need in this key post. We endorse his bid.”
Sen. Jim Webb Endorses Shannon
Webb Joins 51 Fellow Virginia Veterans in Commending Shannon’s Record on Veterans’ Issues
Washington – United States Senator Jim Webb, a Vietnam veteran, former Secretary of the Navy and a national leader in veterans’ issues, endorsed Steve Shannon’s candidacy for Attorney General of Virginia on October 5. He is joined by 51 fellow Virginia veterans who support Shannon for his commitment to standing up for those who have served our country.
Read more: http://shannon2009.com/node/113
AG Debate: Shannon Demonstrates Experience as a Prosecutor
Cuccinelli Flip-Flops, Makes False Statements, Relies on Personal Political Agenda.
In a debate on WTOP on October 2, Virginia Attorney General candidate Steve Shannon demonstrated his experience as a prosecutor and his commitment to making Virginia a better, safer place to live and do business.
Read more: http://shannon2009.com/node/110
Shannon Accepts Endorsement of the Northern Virginia Technology Council
On October 1, Steve Shannon, candidate for Attorney General, accepted the endorsement of the NVTC TechPAC, the political action committee of the Northern Virginia Technology Council. NVTC, the largest council of technology companies in the nation, represents businesses employing over 200,000 people in Virginia. In a press release, the group praised Shannon’s non-partisan commitment to business growth and innovation in the Commonwealth.
Read more: http://shannon2009.com/node/108
Shannon Accepts Endorsement of Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce
On September 29, NOVABizPAC, the political action committee of the Fairfax Chamber of Commerce, announced its endorsement of Steve Shannon’s campaign for Attorney General of Virginia. Shannon is the only statewide Democratic candidate to be endorsed by the Fairfax Chamber’s PAC for a statewide office. The hometown Chamber of Commerce of both candidates for Attorney General praised Shannon’s record in improving public safety and his non-partisan commitment to business growth and economic prosperity in Virginia.
Read more: http://shannon2009.com/fcc
KEEP INFORMED ABOUT STEVE’S CAMPAIGN:
Campaign updates: http://shannon2009.com