The Northern Virginia Daily's Political Depot

A service for our readers outside the Northern Shenandoah Valley... a sampling of The Daily's political coverage, plus unofficial, 'reporter's notebook' stuff. And occasional dry humor...

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Location: Strasburg, Virginia

Saturday, April 22, 2006

Punchin' out

It's that time of year again, when The Daily's political department packs up the car, the iBook of Mild Peril, a travel humidor and extra socks and heads south for a much needed week of sanity. Adios Press Dungeon, we're headed to the Volunteer State.

So what will this motley crew be doing on the road?

• Two high-speed inspections of the entire length of Interstate 81 in Virginia.
• Taking the pulse of the race to succeed Rep. Bill Jenkins, R-Tenn., in the 1st Congressional District while taking a long hard look at Tennessee's efforts to reform Medicaid.
• Monitoring the situation in Richmond remotely using high speed data links.
• Causing retinal damage with Half-Life 2, X-Wing Alliance.

See y'all in a week or so...