With his Republican rival yet to concede the race for attorney general, Democrat Mark Herring is forging ahead, naming his inaugural committee.
The Democratic candidate for Virginia attorney general has maintained his thin lead over the Republican hopeful after the state certified the Nov. 5 ballot.b
With 164 votes separating them in the race for attorney general, Democrat Mark Herring and Republican Mark Obenshain dug in Wednesday, each announcing transition teams.
One week after Election Day, Virginia’s seesaw race for attorney general was still undecided Tuesday as local elections officials continued to certify provisional ballots.
A recent canvass of absentee votes in one of Virginia’s voting districts reveals Democratic state Sen. Mark Herring gained more than twice as many votes as Republican state Sen. Mark Obsenshain.
The race for attorney general in Virginia remains undecided, with a recount looking increasingly likely.