The reports filed Thursday with the State Board of Elections show that Youngkin, a wealthy businessman, made no last-minute loans to his campaign in its final weeks. The $20 million he had loaned to his campaign had already been reported.
Sen. Amanda Chase, the Chesterfield County Republican who ran for Governor this year, has set her sights on another office. Earlier this week, Chase announced she’s seeking the Republican nomination in the 7th Congressional District, which includes suburbs of Richmond.
The Supreme Court of Virginia has selected two outside experts from a pool of nominees put forward by lawmakers to help it complete its task of drawing new legislative districts to conform with the 2020 census.
Governor Northam will meet with Governor-Elect, Glenn Younkin, to begin the smooth transition of power in a meeting at 11 Nov. 4th. The Republican entrepreneur beat out Democrat nominee, Terry McAuliffe, to secure the governor’s seat in a nail-bitting election.
Tight races for governor were unfolding in Virginia and New Jersey late Tuesday with the Democratic candidates narrowly trailing their Republican rivals in states that President Joe Biden easily captured a year ago.
Tuesday’s race is tighter than originally expected, sparking concern among Democrats and potentially giving Republicans a playbook for competitive battlegrounds as they look to the 2022 midterm elections.