Tim Walz D vs. Fung R vs. Schwartz R vs. Gillespie ran for the United States Senate election in Virginia. In Gillespie was a senior member of the Mitt Romney presidential campaign. January 16, Thibodeau R vs.
Retrieved February 2, In JanuaryGillespie was announced in as the national chairman of the Republican State Leadership Committee RSLCwhich helps elect state attorneys general, lieutenant governors, secretaries of state and state house and senate candidates.
American political strategist. Henderson D vs. His book Winning Right was released in September
In Gillespie called for increased federal spending in defense, specifically stating that the U. Alec Ross D vs. Boulton D vs. Countryman D vs. Fung R vs. In AprilGillespie became a senior advisor to Mitt Romney's presidential campaign. Schwartz R vs. InIreland joined the Republican party with Gillespie following, saying, "I liked President Reagan's approach to governing and it just made sense to me.
Chair of the Virginia Republican Party — In October, the Latino Victory Fund, which supported Northam, released an ad in which a pickup truck , adorned with a Gillespie bumper sticker, a " Don't tread on me " license plate, and a Confederate flag , chases down minority children and corners them in an alley—one of the children in the ad then wakes up, revealing the scene to have been a nightmare.
Pope R vs. In July and August , Gillespie said that he opposes "sanctuary cities", which adopt policies designed to not prosecute people solely for being undocumented. Gillespie at first dodged the question but when pressed again, answered, "I believe there is ample scientific evidence that contributes to climate change but I'm not entirely dismissive of those who have a different point of view.