In addition to the governor’s race, there are several other elections taking place in Virginia. Here’s the latest updates on the other races around the state.
At least two Republican incumbents lost, but the GOP turned back most challenges by Democrats to retain a solid majority in the Virginia House of Delegates.
Democrat Terry McAuliffe will be Virginia’s next governor, defeating Republican candidate Ken Cuccinelli in a narrow race Tuesday.
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.
The deadline is looming for Virginians to register to vote in the Nov. 5 election.
Time is running out for Virginians to register to vote in the Nov. 5 election.
Voters could one day print ballots at home like airline boarding passes, or skip traditional precincts for weekend voting at vote centers.
U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez employed as an unpaid intern in his Senate office an illegal immigrant who was a registered sex offender, now under arrest by immigration authorities, The Associated Press has learned. The Homeland Security Department instructed federal agents not to arrest him until after Election Day, a U.S. official involved in the case told the AP.
When Maggie Hassan won the New Hampshire governor’s race last week, it wasn’t just a victory for her fellow Democrats.
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