Dick Saslaw hasn’t had a primary challenge since the 1970s; now he has two.
The last time Senate Minority Leader Dick Saslaw had a primary opponent, Jimmy Carter was in the White House and the Bee Gees were at the top of the charts. This year, for the first time since 1979, Saslaw has primary opposition. Not just one opponent, but two.
Mount Vernon Supervisor focuses on the environment to spearhead campaign season.
Storck's Earth Day Event
Primary Election Day is June 11, 2019; Dems flood District Office to file for candidacy.
Board plans to address riders’ other concerns instead.
But this year is supposed to be an improvement.
Ibraheem S. Samirah (D) defeats Gregg Garrett Nelson (R) in Special Election.
Special Election for member of the House of Delegates 86th District to be held on Tuesday, Feb. 19.
Independent requests Fairfax County GOP Committee not to put a candidate forward.
Recommendations would affect 2019 elections.
Democrats enter the new year with a fresh victory and a full head of steam.
.Virginia’s 33rd state Senate District was once a solidly Republican seat, a place where conservative voters repeatedly rewarded Bill Mims for opposing same-sex marriage and championing homeschooling. But ever since Mims resigned to take a job in the McDonnell administration, the seat has been held by a succession of Democrats on their way to bigger and better things.
Local legislators sponsoring election-oriented bills.
January special election to fill seat vacated by Jennifer Wexton features two familiar faces.
The first election of 2019 might end up being a harbinger of things to come for Republicans, who have seen their presence all but evaporate in Northern Virginia. It could also test the limits of the blue wave that washed over Virginia since Donald Trump was elected president.