John Whitbeck

Dems' Win Puts Party on Cusp of Va. Senate ControlUndeterred by a snowstorm, thousands of voters in parts of Loudoun and Fairfax counties trudged to the polls to cast ballots in a special election that is likely to determine whether Democrats or Republicans control the state Senate.
Northern Virginia Election to Determine State's Senate ControlAfter months of squeaker elections and recounts, the race for control of Virginia's state Senate is coming down to a three-way special election in a northern Virginia swing district.
Va. Senate Special Election Set Jan. 21A special election will be held Jan. 21 to fill the seat of state Sen. Mark Herring, who was elected attorney general.
Ousted Va. Delegate Seeks Senate Seat Virginia Del. Joe May hopes to continue his legislative career in the state Senate.