Fact Checking & Money In Politics

There are now 2 new pages on myvaresources.com. (Patience, please. There’s only one of me and it takes time to check out sites and get things on the website. I plan to work on it a bit every day and it will NEVER be finished! So, the 2 new pages? Be A Fact Checker   &    Money In Politics These pages contain links to tools that any citizen with Internet access (they do have computers at most public libraries these days) can use to check out those news stories/fake news stories that are abundant on the Internet. Being informed and verifying the truth of things is one of the most important things that any citizen can do. Don’t simply accept what you are told. Heck! I don’t even believe myself until I’ve verified what I’ve said! Seriously though, in recent years, the Internet has become a cesspool of misinformation coming at us from every possible angle. Continue Reaading …

Dusting Off the Cobwebs

I had MyVAresources.com going for a long time, but it fell into disuse due to some other things taking priority. Well, it’s looking like it is time to start it up again. Over the next several weeks/months, I will be building information about various tools that any person can use to monitor the performance of government and elected officials. Resources for watching government at the federal, state, and local levels will be provided along with some discussion on how and why to use them. Voting is important, but it is even more important to be an informed voter. These tools will help provide that knowledge.