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The Staunton-based News Leader endorsed Kai Degner in his race against 24-year incumbent Bob Goodlatte in Virginia’s 6th congressional district. The News Leader editorial board interviewed both Degner and Goodlatte, and those interviews and the full endorsement on their website. In the endorsement, the News Leader writes, Degner is authentic and realistic. He gets voter […]
My opponent and House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte was the star Republican establishment figure rolled out this morning to ABC’s This Week to issue their talking points. In his opening string of partisan talking points, he may have given away that fact the Republican establishment leadership already knows its plan – nine days before Election […]
The Daily News-Record allowed a 500-word statement from each candidate, after they endorsed Kai Degner’s opponent last week because, as their editor wrote, “[Kai] gets great credit for his listening skills and for running a spirited but civil campaign, but we don’t agree that such matters like climate change, income inequality, and social justice are […]
The full debate between Kai Degner and Bob Goodlatte lasted over an hour at E.C. Glass High School in Lynchburg on October 17, 2016. This is a shortened version of the full debate, which can be watched here (timeline included).
WVPT, the regional PBS affiliate, airs Viewpoints, hosted by Chris and Crystal Graham. This week, they featured Kai and his vision for the 6th congressional district. Chris and Crystal also run independent media outlet Augusta Free Press, and offered to Congressman Goodlatte both the opportunity to debate in a public forum and/or be on the […]
Andre Whitehead, an independent media entrepreneur in the southern part of the 6th congressional district, interviewed Kai Degner about his campaign for congress. Together, the series provide a great overview of Kai’s motivations and goals. Segment #1: Overview: Why is Kai running for congress? Segment #2: Criminal Justice Reform Segment #3: Cannabis (Marijuana & Hemp) […]
The October 15th fundraising reports are in, and there are stark contrasts between Congressman Bob Goodlatte’s fundraising as compared to Kai Degner’s. Of course, the 24-year incumbent, establishment congressman has the cash and fundraising advantage – but the fundraising numbers suggest Degner has the more enthusiasm for actual voters in Virginia’s congressional district. “I am […]
Kai Degner debated 24-yr incumbent Bob Goodlatte in Lynchburg on October 17th, 2016. The video of the full debate is embedded in the post. Video highlights of the date will be available in the future in another location. Debate Dollars: Donate to Kai Degner for Congress to tell Kai he did a great job! Over […]
I am honored to be the only congressional candidate in Virginia endorsed by Our Revolution, the nonprofit inspired by the Bernie Sanders campaign. Please give $27 to my campaign today! 27 became a famous number this campaign season. Virtually anyone tuned into the presidential race knows the average donation to Bernie Sanders’ campaign was $27. […]
Tic Tac respects all women. We find the recent statements and behavior completely inappropriate and unacceptable. — Tic Tac USA (@TicTacUSA) October 8, 2016 Even Tic Tacs issued a statement condemning Trump’s comments promoting sexual assault before Mr. Goodlatte issued this two-sentence statement. Goodlatte’s Statement about the Trump Tapes “Mr. Trump’s comments are reprehensible and […]
A district newspaper editor allowed both Mr. Goodlatte and Kai to submit a 750-word statement to be republished in the newspaper closer to Election Day. Here is the statement Kai submitted. Use it to share with friends and ask them to donate. The Founding Fathers designed the Constitution with two basic principles in mind: 1) […]