Republican bob mcdonnell is pushing to move past the controversy stirred by his 1989 graduate school thesis, saying the focus on the 20-year-old paper is a campaign based on fear and distraction. By mason votes staff writer ethan vaughan george mason university women have reacted negatively to republican gubernatorial candidate bob mcdonnell penning a 1989 thesis in which he criticized feminists and homosexuals and said that women who worked outside the home were “detrimental to society.
Washington (cnn) - eager to draw attention bob mcdonnell's conservative roots, campaign advisers to democrat creigh deeds on monday called mcdonnell's newly-discovered 1989 graduate thesis a devastating revelation that threatens to sink the republican's campaign for the virginia governor's mansion. Bob mcdonnell, the republican nominee for governor in virginia, defended himself monday after the washington post reported that his 1989 master’s degree thesis advocated a number of controversial, socially conservative positions. Mcdonnell's 1989 thesis for regent university was a 93-page document titled the republican. But deeds got an enormous boost from an unlikely source: a master's dissertation written by republican opponent bob mcdonnell, a one-time protege of pat robertson, that was unearthed by the washington post.
Bob mcdonnell’s christian reconstructionist thesis virginia governor bob mcdonnell is in the news again this week he was appointed chairman of the republican governors association (rga) and the resulting increased national visibility is fueling speculation that mcdonnell might be a strong vice-presidential running mate.
Republican bob mcdonnell, whose political views were shaped by radical right-wing beliefs–those of christian reconstruction –appears poised to win virginia’s upcoming gubernatorial election. Mcdonnell's 1989 thesis for regent university was a 93-page document titled the republican party's vision for the family: the compelling issue of the decade the document explored the rise in the numbers of divorces and illegitimate births , and examined public policies that may have contributed to that increase and proposed solutions. Robert francis mcdonnell (born june 15, 1954) is an american politician and lawyer who served as the 71st governor of virginia, from 2010-14 a member of the republican party, mcdonnell also served on the executive committee of the republican governors association mcdonnell was a lieutenant colonel in the united states army reserve.
Virginia governor bob mcdonnell is in the news again this week he was appointed chairman of the republican governors association (rga) and the resulting increased national visibility is fueling speculation that mcdonnell might be a strong vice-presidential running mate. The virginia governor's race ignited monday over republican robert f mcdonnell's 20-year-old graduate thesis: democrats assailed him in e-mail blasts and interviews for what he wrote about working women, homosexuals and fornicators, and mcdonnell tried to explain his views to crucial moderate and female voters. The contents of the thesis were first reported sunday in the washington post mcdonnell, the republican candidate for governor, wrote it at age 34 as a candidate for law and master's degrees at what is now regent university in virginia beach democrats immediately pounced on the paper. Although many pundits think the religious right is waning, republican bob mcdonnell, whose political views were shaped by radical right-wing beliefs–those of christian reconstruction–appears.
Deeds and democratic allies are pushing out a 20-year-old college thesis from virginia republican gubernatorial candidate bob mcdonnell, which democrats are now ridiculing in campaign material and trying to push as mcdonnell's secret blueprint for how he wants to reshape the state. Mcdonnell brought up the paper in reference to a pair of republican congressmen whom he interviewed as part of his research mcdonnell then offered: i wrote my thesis on welfare policy mcdonnell's opponent, state sen r creigh deeds (bath), and other democrats have sought to highlight mcdonnell's conservative record, saying he is obscuring a large part of his background to get elected. At age 34, two years before his first election and two decades before he would run for governor of virginia, robert f mcdonnell submitted a master's thesis to the evangelical school he was attending in virginia beach in which he described working women and feminists as detrimental to the family. On sunday, the washington post scored a nice scoop by unearthing a thesis written by virginia republican bob mcdonnell, a former state attorney general currently leading his democratic opponent, creigh deeds, in the state's gubernatorial race, which will be decided on november 3.
When news broke sunday that republican bob mcdonnell had written some right wing crazy stuff in his graduate these submitted for his masters and law degrees from pat robertson's cbn university, now.