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Published: Aug. 17, 2021 at 3:45 PM EDT|Updated: Nov. 2, 2021 at 10:30 PM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - All eyes are on the commonwealth Tuesday as voters decide who will be the next governor and what will potentially set the tone for what we can expect for the 2022 mid-term elections. We will have extended live coverage right here as results come in.

Key races aside from Virginia’s governor include lieutenant governor, attorney general and members of the House of Delegates. Local offices and a casino referendum are also up for grabs in some localities.

Who’s on the ballot?



Three candidates are looking to succeed Gov. Ralph Northam, who cannot serve more than one consecutive term.

  • Terry R. McAuliffe, Democratic. Learn more about Virginia’s Democratic candidate here.
  • Glenn A. Youngkin, Republican. Learn more about Virginia’s Republican candidate here.
  • Princess L. Blanding, Liberation. Learn more about Virginia’s Liberation Party candidate here.

Lieutenant Governor

Two candidates are looking to fill Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax’s seat.

Attorney General

Click Here to See a Full List of Races

House of Delegates - 27th District

  • Debra Gardner, Democrat
  • Roxann Robinson, Republican

House of Delegates - 66th District

  • Katie A. Sponsler, Democratic
  • Mike A. Cherry, Republican

House of Delegates - 68th District

  • Dawn M. Adams, Democratic
  • Mark L. Earley Jr., Republican

House of Delegates - 71st District

  • Jeffrey M. Bourne, Democratic
  • Nancye A. Hunter, Republican

House of Delegates - 72nd District

  • Schuyler T. VanValkenburg, Democratic
  • Christopher T. Holmes, Republican

House of Delegates - 73rd District

  • Schuyler WanWalkenburg, Democrat
  • Christopher Holmes, Republican

House of Delegates - 74th District

  • Lamont Bagby, Democratic
  • James L. “Jimmy” Brooks, Republican

House of Delegates - 75th District

  • Roslyn Tyler, Democrat
  • Otto Wachsmann, Republican

Note: Chesterfield and Henrico counties do not have any local offices on the ballot.

Richmond voters will choose a commonwealth’s attorney, sheriff and treasurer.

Hanover County voters will determine members of town council.


Commonwealth’s Attorney

  • Colette W. McEachin, Uncontested incumbent


  • Antionette V. Irving, Incumbent
  • Michael R. Dickinson


  • L. Shirley Harvey
  • Nicole Richardson Armstead, Incumbent

Richmond Casino Referendum

  • Yes
  • No
Colonial Heights

Commissioner of Revenue

  • William S. “Bill” Feasenmyer, Jr., Incumbent

Commonwealth’s Attorney

  • A. Gray Collins III, Incumbent


  • Todd B. Wilson, Incumbent


  • Tara S. Botts
  • Teresa H. Cherry
Hanover County

Ashland Town Council

  • David J. Frisch
  • Daniel W. Mcgraw, Incumbent
  • John H. Hodges, Incumbent
Hopewell City

Commissioner of Revenue

  • Debra Kloske Reason, Incumbent

Commonwealth’s Attorney

  • Richard K. “Rick” Newman, Incumbent


  • Travis L. Stanley
  • Steve M. Kephart Jr., Incumbent


  • A . J . Eavey, III
  • Shannon Foskey
New Kent

School Board - District 5

  • Margaret “Molly” McBeath
Petersburg City

Commissioner of Revenue

  • Brittany C. Flowers, Incumbent

Commonwealth’s Attorney

  • Tiffany Buckner, Incumbent


  • Vanessa R. Crawford, Incumbent


  • Manya Udaya Kumar
  • Paul Z. Mullin Jr.
Powhatan County

Board of Supervisors - District 2

  • Amy Kingery
  • Nathan Mitchell
  • Steven W. McClung


  • Rebecca C. “Becky” Nunnally

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