E.W. Jackson

Virginia Sen. Ralph Northam (D). (Photo by Greg Kahn/Getty Images)

Northam Defeats Jackson in Race for Va. Lt. Gov.

Democratic state Sen. Ralph Northam on Tuesday defeated Republican E.W. Jackson for Virginia’s lieutenant governor, in a race sharply defined by social issues.


Virginia State Capitol house in Richmond. (Credit: Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Jackson, Northam Clash in Va. Lieutenant Governor Debate

Virginia’s lieutenant governor candidates — as starkly different in style as they are in politics — clashed Tuesday night over health care, how to care for the dangerously mentally ill and women’s access to reproductive health services.


Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli speaks during his acceptance of the "Defender of the Constitution" award at the 39th Conservative Political Action Committee on Feb. 9, 2012  in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

VA GOP Lt. Governor Candidate Fails to Properly Itemize Contribution

Va. lieutenant governor nominee E.W. Jackson has failed to properly itemize an individual campaign contribution for the third time, according to Virginia Public Access Project records.


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GOP Senate Nomination, 6 House Races On Virginia Ballot

Former Sen. George Allen, trying to recapture the Senate seat he lost six years ago, enters Tuesday’s Virginia primary as a strong favorite over three lesser-known Republicans.