In the Democratic Primary, Stoney will face Rep. Abigail Spanberger, a former CIA officer who has cultivated an identity as a bipartisan consensus builder over three terms in Congress.
Spanberger’s run could be a history-making one: Virginia has never had a female Governor.
Former Virginia House Speaker Eileen Filler-Corn will forego run for Governor and seek congressional seat
‘I have a record for getting the job done, protecting Virginians from all sorts of Republican chaos and extremists.’
The state’s results are often closely watched for hints of voter sentiment heading into the following year’s midterm or presidential cycle.
‘I have no regrets about participating in the peaceful, political free-speech rallies on January 6.’
All 140 General Assembly seats will be on the ballot this fall.
Youngkin said the senators were attacking the integrity of ‘three highly qualified members of my administration’ in “an appalling show of partisanship.”