Open war erupted in the Virginia GOP about a week ago with a "slating" scandal in Virginia Beach. Last night a Tea Party-Liberty alliance won the first battle in Henrico County, narrowly defeating another slating attempt.
What makes this really interesting is that the establishment side of the war is spearheaded by Eric Cantor, and his home base is Henrico County.
Here's the story on the incident that caused the war (which has been brewing quietly for a few years) to erupt: http://bearingdrift.com/2014/03/11/h...-mass-meeting/
And here are the stories about the Henrico meeting:
The upshot of this is that it may provide the momentum to take out Cantor in the primary, which would be a breathtaking accomplishment, and a recipe for Republicans all over the country to follow in reclaiming the right to representation from the GOP establishment.