Either Democratic Del. Hala Ayala or former Republican legislator Winsome Sears will make history as the first woman of color to serve statewide.
Dominion Energy now has two executives serving on the Board of Visitors
He won everywhere. Literally.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Terry McAuliffe outperformed his own campaign’s expectations, winning every city and county as he coasted to victory in the Democratic primary for Virginia governor, an election his party said showed persistent enthusiasm among its voters even in a post-Trump era.
Terry McAuliffe, the former governor seeking a return to the Executive Mansion, will represent Democrats this fall in a closely watched contest that will test Democrats’ political hold over the state in the post-Trump era.
Dozens of campaign stops across the state come a week after Gov. Ralph Northam lifted COVID-19 restrictions in Virginia, bringing a change of scenery to a primary that had focused on small events and Zoom gatherings.
The candidates have less than 10 days to deploy canvassers, make calls and galvanize their supporters to go to the polls.
Three candidates struggling to overcome Democratic gubernatorial front-runner Terry McAuliffe kept their hands to themselves during a televised debate Thursday, while Democratic socialist Lee Carter slammed McAuliffe’s backing of corporate interests.
We’re finally getting some clarity, or at least better questions, on the statewide races.
Party's contest for lieutenant governor is wide open
Former Gov Terry McAuliffe, who is running for a second term, raised $4.2 million in the first quarter of 2021, more than all of his Democratic rivals combined - displaying the kind of influence that makes him the candidate to beat in the Democratic primary.
“If I had the money to do this, if I had the fundraising, I would scare the hell out of the Republicans and Democrats.”
The topic of police reform brought about the most substantial differences among the five Democratic candidates for governor Tuesday night during their first formal debate.
When Jennifer Carroll Foy was first thinking of running for office in 2017, she says she sensed she wasn’t the favorite of party leaders. Two …
All of the candidates running for governor want to close the digital divide. But they differ on how.
The former governor met with community members at the Jefferson School City Center, and made stops with tenants in the building, including the Sentara Starr Hill Health Center and the YMCA Early Learning Center.
Glenn Youngkin, a recently retired private equity CEO with a sizable personal fortune, is running for the Republican nomination to become Virginia’s next governor.
The first surprise was the decision by Del. Lee Carter of Manassas to seek the Democratic gubernatorial nomination. There's one more: the independent candidacy of Princess Blanding.
While in office, former Gov. Terry McAuliffe said he personally opposed capital punishment, but felt obligated to uphold state law.
Outside Richmond’s Miles Jerome Jones Elementary during a chilly fall morning, former Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced he would seek another ter…
Former Gov. Terry McAuliffe will seek another term as the state’s leader, with a formal announcement planned for Wednesday, according to three state lawmakers who are aware of McAuliffe’s plans and support his candidacy.
Kaine’s staying out of what’s expected to be a contentious Democratic race for the 2021 gubernatorial nomination that will likely pit McClellan and McAuliffe against each other in a field that will also include Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax and Del. Jennifer Carroll Foy, D- Prince William.
In Virginia, some campaigns for spring 2021 gubernatorial nominations are well underway. Already 14 candidates have stuck at least a toe in the growing pool.