May 23, 2017

Cliff Hyra In Virginia’s News Media

Election 2017: Virginia Governor Q & A,” Bulletin Staff Report.
Martinsville Bulletin, November 5.

Interview with host Joe Thomas,
WCHV newsradio Charlottesville, November 3.

Hyra asks fellow candidates to just get along,” by Brian Brehm.
The Winchester Star. November 3.

Kojo’s 2017 Virginia Election Cheat Sheet,” by Ruth Tam.
The Kojo Nnamdi Show Blog, WAMU.org (Washington, DC public radio), November 3.

Libertarian for Va. governor calls on rivals to drop the ‘wild-eyed accusations,’” by Laura Vozzella.
The Washington Post, November 2.

Calling himself the ‘grown-up in the room,’
Libertarian Cliff Hyra bashes Gillespie and Northam over harsh attack ads,” by Graham Moomaw.
The Richmond Times-Dispatch, November 2.
(Also appeared in The Roanoke Times,
Charlottesville’s Daily-Progress,
Fredericksburg’s Freelance-Star,
Lynchburg’s News & Advance
James Madison University’s The Breeze,

AUDIO: “Libertarian to Other Candidates for Governor: Grow Up,” by Mallory Noe-Payne.
Radio IQ, Virginia’s Public Radio, November 2.

Libertarian Candidate Cliff Hyra Holds Press Conference, Calls For Civility in Election,”
by Caitlin Barbieri. RVAMag, November 2.

Libertarian Cliff Hyra leans on independents in governor’s race,” by Janet Roach.
WVEC (ABC) TV, (Norfolk). November 2.

Libertarian Gubernatorial Candidate Calls For An End To Attack Ads,” by Saraya Wintersmith
Community Idea stations public radio, November 2.

Take Back the Discourse — Fight for Civility!,” by James Bacon.
Bacon’s Rebellion, November 2.

Libertarian gubernatorial nominee Cliff Hyra calls for civility,” Augusta Free Press, November 1.

VIDEO: “Meet the Candidates for Governor: Cliff Hyra,” by Heather Sullivan.
NBC12 TV (Richmond), November 1.

VIDEO: “One-on-one with Libertarian Cliff Hyra,”
WVEC (ABC) TV, (Norfolk). November 1.

AUDIO: “Libertarian candidate for governor pans attack ads, pushes policy,” by Ian Price.
WFIR newsradio, Roanoke, November 1.
(Also aired on WLNI newsradio Lynchburg)

Guide to Virginia’s 2017 gubernatorial candidatesGuide to Virginia’s 2017 gubernatorial candidates,”
By Amanda Iacone and Max Smith, WTOP newsradio (Northern Va.), October 31.

AUDIO: Interview with reporter Max Smith,
WTOP newsradio (Northern Va.), October 31.

AUDIO: Interview morning with show host Jeff Katz,
WRVA newsradio Richmond, October 30.

Live Blog: Reality check: 2017 Virginia governor race Live,” by Amanda Iacone,
WTOP.com (No. Virginia news radio), October 30.

Libertarian Cliff Hyra Challenges Republican And Democratic Candidates For Governor,” by Sarah Smith.
Flat Hat News (College of William & Mary student newspaper), October 30.

Hyra: Issues Matter,”by Ellie Potter.
(Harrisonburg) Daily News-Record, October 29.

Editorial: Northam for governor,” by The Virginian-Pilot Editorial Board.
The Virginian-Pilot, October 29:

Even the third-party candidate, Libertarian nominee Cliff Hyra, offers a modest and reasoned vision for how he would lead, in contrast to the wild-eyed, implausible agenda unfairly but commonly associated with his group.”

VIDEO: “1on1: Friday, October 27:WHSV’s Bob Corso interviews Libertarian Cliff Hyra, candidate for governor,”
WHSV TV (ABC) Harrisonburg, October 27.

Candidates for Virginia governor weigh in on health care,” by Alan Suderman.
Associated Press, October 27.

AUDIO: “Candidate Conversations: Va. Gubernatorial Candidates (PT. 1),”
“HearSay,” host Cathy Lewis.  WHRO public radio, (Norfolk), October 27.

Meet Virginia’s Libertarian gubernatorial candidate Cliff Hyra,” by Alexandra Sosik and Annie Gallo
Virginia Commonwealth University’s Richard T. Robertson School of Media and Culture’s “iPadJournos” journalism project for WTVR.com (CBS TV news, Richmond.), October 26.

Release the Hyra, Part II: Libertarian is Ready for ‘All-out Press up until Election Day,’” by Jim Roberts.
AltDaily.com (Norfolk), October 24.

Libertarian gubernatorial candidate Cliff Hyra visits Charlottesville: 
Hyra hopes to attract undecided voters, disaffected Democrats and Republicans,” by Nikhil Popli.
The Daily Cavalier (University of Virginia), October 23.

Hyra hoping to offer concrete alternatives for Virginia voters,” by Michael Bragg.
The Daily Progress (Charlottesville), October 22.

VIDEO: “Libertarian Candidate for Governor Campaigns in Charlottesville,”
NBC29 (Charlottesville), October 19.

VIDEO: “Hyra will focus on criminal justice reform if elected governor,” by Tyler Hawn.
CBS 19/Newsplex (Charlottesville), October 19.

RADIO: Interview with host Joe Thomas, WCHV newsradio Charlottesville, October 19.

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Candidates sharply disagree on guns in Virginia gov’s race,” by Alan Suderman.
Associated Press, October 19.

Q&A: “Libertarian Candidate for Virginia Governor Cliff Hyra Carries the Fire, Despite Long Odds,” by Jack Cooksey.
Style Weekly, October 17.

An Alternative Voice: Libertarian Cliff Hyra hopes to attract disaffected Democrats and Republicans,” by Brad Kutner.
Richmond Magazine, October 16.

Politicians react to FERC pipeline certifications,” by Duncan Adams.
The Roanoke Times, October 16.

Editorial: How does Virginia measure up on its business tax climate,”
Richmond Times-Dispatch, October 16.

The Trump Effect: How Virginians feel about the president could affect the outcome of the governor’s race,”
by Tina Eshleman, Richmond Magazine, October 16

EDITORIAL: “MISS: Let ’em in,”
The Virginian-Pilot (Norfolk), October 14.

Ed Gillespie says Virginia’s next governor can’t afford a troubled rapport with Trump,” by Bill Bartel.
The Virginian-Pilot (Norfolk), October 14.

AUDIO: “The Spin Room,”
WGMU George Mason University Radio, October 13.

VIDEO: “The Virginia Governor candidate you may not have heard about,” by Les Smith.
WTKR TV (CBS) Norfolk, October 12.

Virginia’s Gubernatorial Race: Where Things Stand With Less Than a Month to Go,” by Geoffrey Skelley.
Sabato’s Crystal Ball, October 12.

VIDEO: “Libertarian gubernatorial candidate Cliff Hyra shares his vision for Virginia,” by Bill Fitzgerald.
WTVR TV (CBS) Richmond, October 11.

Virginia gubernatorial candidates pitch plans for higher education,” by Jake Burns.
WTVR TV (CBS) Richmond, October 11.

AUDIO: “Mornings with Mari and Brian.”
WIQO newsradio, Lynchburg. October 9.

VIDEO: “New poll shows where Va. gubernatorial race stands ahead of final debate,” by Evanne Armour.
WRIC-TV (ABC) Richmond, October 9

VIDEO: “3 Questions: Cliff Hyra speaks with the RTD editorial board,”
Richmond Times-Dispatch, October 6.

Libertarian candidate a longshot for Virginia governor – but he could alter the race,” by Alan Suderman.
Associated Press, October 4.

Energy, environment key issues in Virginia governor’s race,” by Alan Suderman.
Associated Press, October 3.

Virginia’s would-be governors vow to change state’s taxes,” by Alan Suderman.
Associated Press, September 29.

We’re all unpersuadable voters now,” by Norman Leahy.
Washington Post “All Opinions are Local” blog, September 29.

Valley would be good area for growing hemp, marijuana, Libertarian governor candidate says,”
by Gabe Cavallaro. Staunton News-Leader, September 25.

At VA PrideFest 2017, the LGBTQ Community Celebrates Every Color Of the Rainbow,”
by Marilyn Drew Necci. GayRVA.com, September 23.

Legalized weed, happy hour and lower taxes: How a Libertarian candidate wants to change Virginia,”
by Brock Vergakis. The Virginian-Pilot (Norfolk), September 22.

PODCAST: “Street Knowledge with Chris Graham,”
Augusta Free Press, September 20.

Cliff Hyra: Libertarian reaches out to undecideds in Virginia governor race,”
Augusta Free Press, September 20.

Northam and Gillespie clash over economy, taxes, Trump,” By Graham Moomaw.
Richmond Times-Dispatch, September 19.

Va. gubernatorial contenders clash over monuments, the economy in first TV debate,” by Fenit Nirappil.
The Washington Post, September 19.

Candidates consider impact of President Trump on Governor’s race,” By Joe Dashiell.
WDBJ TV (ABC Roanoke), September 13.

Gubernatorial candidates weigh in on immigration,” by Alan Suderman.
The Associated Press, September 13.

Political candidates gather for Hob Nob in the Valley,” by Brian Brehm.
The Winchester Star, September 8.

Not sure who to vote for in Va. governor’s race? There’s an app for that,” by Gabe Cavallaro.
Staunton News-Leader, September 6.

Republican Ed Gillespie Calls For Loosening Of Some Marijuana Restrictions,” by Mallory Noe-Payne.
Radio IQ, Virginia’s Public Radio, September 6.

VIDEO: “Final stretch: Gubernatorial candidates push platforms ahead of Election Day,” By Evanne Armour.
WRIC TV (ABC Richmond), September 5.
Segment ALSO aired on:
WAVY TV (NBC Tidewater), September 5.
WFXR TV (Fox Roanoke), September 5.

VIDEO: “Stump speeches draw cheers in Buena Vista,” by Rick Sincere.
BearingDrift.com, September 5.

Trump’s plan to abolish DACA program reveals Virginia’s partisan divide,” by Bill Bartel.
The Virginian-Pilot, September 5.

VIDEO: “Democrats’ absence prompts criticism at Labor Day parade,” By Joe Dashiell.
WDBJ TV (ABC Roanoke), September 4.

VIDEO: “Tradition changes in Buena Vista parade,” by Tommy Lopez.
WSLS TV (NBC Roanoke), September 4.

VIDEO: “Buena Vista celebrates Labor Day,” by Lydia Johnson.
WSET TV (CBS Lynchburg/Roanoke), September 4.

Virginia Democrats take heat for missing Labor Day parade,” by Tonia Moxley.
The Roanoke Times, September 4.

Not all of the candidates for Governor marched in Buena Vista,”
WINA newsradio Charlottesville, September 4.

Virginia contest a referendum and bellwether in age of Trump,” by Alan Suderman.
The Associated Press, September 3.

Virginia is facing a teacher shortage. Here’s how candidates for governor want to address it,” by Brock Vergakis
The Virginian-Pilot, September 1.

COLUMN: “Whether to woo Redskins further will await McAuliffe’s successor,” by Roger Chesley
The Virginian-Pilot, September 1.

Gov. candidates weigh in on monuments,” by Alan Suderman.
Associated Press, August 27.

Virginia GOP Apologizes for Tweets on Northam’s Heritage, Confederate Monuments,” by Julie Carey.
NBC4 TV (Northern Virginia), August 24.

Where candidates stand on statue debate,” by Bill Wadell,
WFXR TV (FOX Roanoke), August 16.

RVA Mag Exclusive: Q&A with Libertarian candidate for Governor, Cliff Hyra,” by Landon Shroder,
RVA Magazine, August 15.

HearSay with Cathy Lewis,” WHRO public radio, Norfolk-Hampton Roads, August 8.
Host discusses Hyra campaign with Washington Post reporter Laura Vozzella.

Libertarian Hyra Cracks 8% in VCU Poll,” by James A. Bacon,
Bacon’s Rebellion, August, 8.

Ed Gillespie has a plan for battling sea-level rise – but he doesn’t mention climate change,” by Brock Vergakis.
The Virginian-Pilot, August 5.

Hyra makes first campaign visit as Libertarian candidate for Governor,” by Joe Dashiell.
WDBJ TV (ABC Roanoke), August 4.

Libertarian candidate campaigns for governor in Roanoke,” by Tommy Lopez.
WSLS TV (NBC Roanoke), August 4.

Virginia Politics:
“‘They would work their hearts out for him’ if only Northam opposed pipelines, protesters say,”
By Gregory S. Schneider, The Washington Post, July 31.

INTERVIEW: “The Politics Hour: The Kojo Nnamdi Show,”
WAMU public radio, Northern Virginia, July 28.

Ed Gillespie supports industrial hemp at gubernatorial forum,” by Carmen Forman.
The Roanoke Times, July 28.

Gillespie cautious as Trump declares transgender military ban,” By Alex Koma.
InsideNova newspaper chain, July 27.

Virginia advocacy groups, political leaders respond to Trump’s ban on transgender people in military,”
by Halle Parker and Patrick Wilson, Richmond Times-Dispatch, July 26.

Hyra: Transgender military ban ‘incredibly disappointing,’”
Augusta Free Press, July 26.

Should Virginia decriminalize marijuana? State wants your feedback,” by Patrick Wilson.
The Richmond Times-Dispatch, July 25.

EDITORIAL: Hyra needs to be allowed to debate,”
The Martinsville Bulletin, July 24.

Virginia Public Radio interviews Robert Sarvis, 2013 Va. governor candidates,
about Cliff Hyra and gubernatorial debates, July 24.

Interview with host Joe Thomas,
WCHV newsradio Charlottesville, July 23.

At first debate, Northam calls Trump ‘a dangerous man’ as Gillespie says ‘resistance’ could hurt Virginia,”
by Grant Moomaw, The Richmond Times-Dispatch, July 23.

Release the Hyra: Libertarian Party Candidate Is Challenging Northam and Gillespie in Governor’s Race“, by Jim Roberts.
AltDaily.com, July 21.

Meet the candidate for Va. governor who won’t be on the debate stage,” by Laura Vozzella.
The Washington Post, July 21.

A few questions for Mr. Northam and Mr. Gillespie,” by Norman Leahy.
Washington Post “All Opinions are Local” blog, July 20.

LETTER: Let Libertarian Participate in Gubernatorial Debate
The Virginian-Pilot, July 20.

RADIO: Interview for hourly news updates.
WRVA newsradio, July 19.

RADIO: “Meet Your Libertarian Candidate for Governor, Cliff Hyra
Radio IQ, Virginia’s Public Radio, July 18.

EDITORIAL: Libertarian Cliff Hyra Has Earned A Spot in Gubernatorial Debates.
Richmond Times-Dispatch, July 17.

OPINION: “Excluding the First Debate,“By Joshua Huffman.
The Virginia Conservative, July 16.

VIRGINIA POLITICS: A new candidate, fireworks and Trump: The Virginia’s governor’s race has an interesting month, ”
By Brock Vergakis. The Virginian-Pilot, July 16.

AUDIO: “The Schilling Show,
WINA newsradio Charlottesville, July 18.

COLUMN: “Competition produces better products,” by Bob Shannon.
Tidewater Review, July 12.

Gillespie’s primary scare has White House, others urging ‘Trump world’ hires,” by Laura Vozzella.
The Washington Post, July 13.

AUDIO: “WINA Morning News With Rick And Jane.
WINA newsradio Charlottesville, July 11.

COLUMN by A. Barton Hinkle: “Cliff Hyra makes the Libertarian case.”
Richmond Times-Dispatch, July 9.

VIDEO: “3 Questions: Cliff Hyra speaks with the Times-Dispatch editorial board.
Richmond Times-Dispatch, July 9.

VIDEO and web story: “Libertarian Cliff Hyra kicks off campaign for Governor,” by Joe Dashiell.
WDBJ TV (ABC Roanoke), July 7.

Libertarian candidate for governor of Virginia calls for tax cut, legalization of marijuana,” by Andrew Cain.
Richmond Times-Dispatch, July 7.

Hyra’s Ideas on Taxes Deserve a Wide Hearing,” by James A. Bacon,
Bacon’s Rebellion, July 7.

AUDIO: “VT grad is running for governor as a Libertarian,” by Evan Jones.
WFIR newsradio Roanoke, July 7.
(Also aired on WLNI newsradio Lynchburg.)

Let the Libertarian debate,” by Norman Leahy.
Washington Post “All Opinions are Local” blog, July 6.

AUDIO: Interview with host Jimmy Barrett.
WRVA newsradio Richmond, July 7.

Interview with Tommie McNeil, Virginia Capitol News Network, July 6.

Interview with host Joe Thomas,
WCHV newsradio Charlottesville, July 6.

A Third Choice,” by Mark Robinson.
Richmond Magazine, July 6.

Campaign kickoff footage aired and mention by NBC12 TV, Richmond.
(Also aired by NBC4, Washington, DC/NoVa.), July 6.

Interview for hourly news updates.
WRVA newsradio, July 3.

Libertarian candidate enters Virginia gubernatorial fray,” AP.
Loudon Times-Mirror, July 2.

Libertarian candidate enters Virginia gubernatorial fray,” AP.
WJHL TV (ABC, CBS Tri-Cities), June 30, Updated July 1.

Libertarian candidate enters Virginia gubernatorial fray,” Associated Press.
Washington Post, June 30.

Virginia Libertarian gubernatorial candidate makes November ballot,” by Davis Ress.
The Daily Press (Newport News), June 30.

Libertarian candidate enters Virginia gubernatorial fray,” Associated Press.
Richmond Times-Dispatch, June 30.

Libertarian candidate qualifies for Va. governor’s race,” WVEC Staff Reports.
WVEC TV (ABC Norfolk), June 30.

Libertarian candidate enters Virginia gubernatorial fray,” AP.
WCYB TV (NBC Bristol/Tri-Cities), June 30.

Libertarian candidate enters Virginia gubernatorial race,” AP.
The Daily-Progress, June 30.

Libertarian candidate for Virginia governor qualifies for November ballot,” by Bill Bartel.
The Virginian-Pilot (Norfolk, June 29.

Editorial: We don’t need 10 debates. We need 19,” Editorial Board.
The Roanoke Times, June 23.

On The Trail: Libertarian Makes Case,” by Nolan Stout.
Harrisonburg Daily News-Record, June 21.

Meet Cliff Hyra: The Libertarian with a golden ticket to the general election,” by Aly De Angelus.
The Collegiate Times (Virginia Tech), June 12.

Virginia attorney picks up Libertarian gubernatorial nomination,” by Jordan Bondurant.
Virginia Lawyers Weekly, May 10.

Libertarian Party Nominates Cliff Hyra for Virginia Governor,” BearingDrift.com
Rick Sincere interview with Libertarian gubernatorial candidate Cliff Hyra. May 7.