Virginia Primary Voters to Pick Nominees in Local, Federal Races

Clay Curtis
June 13, 2018

SC and ME have contests for governor, but the outcome in the ME races to pick candidates to replace outgoing Republican Governor Paul LePage could be delayed as officials sort out the results in the new ranked-choice voting system. Elections in Maine, Nevada, North Dakota, South Carolina, and Virginia will choose Republicans and Democrats to face off in November.

Small business owner and former chief of staff on Capitol Hill Lindsey Davis Stover said her struggle to pay off student debts gives her important perspective.

Despite Republican objections, the Congressional district boundaries drawn by the state's Democratic governor on the basis of an order from the Democrat-dominated State Supreme Court were in place in the May primary election and will also be in place in the November general election.

"Any one of these charges would be enough for impeachment and the president should have to answer for them in front of the Senate", he said.

Political analysts say the primaries and midterm election in November are expected to reflect how voters think President Trump is doing.

Virginia State Sen. Jennifer Wexton, center, talks with Sen. Also note that Rep. Bobby Scott (D) is unopposed in overwhelmingly "blue" VA-03; Rep. Don Beyer (D) has a Republican opponent (Thomas Oh) in overwhelmingly Democratic VA-08; and Rep. Gerry Connolly has a Republican opponent (Jeff Dove) in strongly "blue" VA-11.

It is a different story in western counties, where voters must choose between a Republican and Democratic ballot.

The District Four congressional seat, including Chesterfield and Powhatan, is now held by Democrat Don McEachin.

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"With Trump, it will be so much more hard for Comstock this time", he said. You only have to be registered to vote. "The older people are ruling the country because the young people don't vote", said Mr. Berumen, a fast-food worker who recently moved here from California.

Statewide, Republicans must choose among three candidates - Corey A. Stewart, Nick Freitas and E.W. Jackson - vying for the chance to run an uphill battle against Sen. Republican Mary Mayhew is the only woman running in a four-candidate Republican primary. The message being put out: Don't let Democrats take over the Carson City statehouse and turn Nevada into another California, strategists say.

"We need a seat at the table", she told Politico. This Vegas rivalry has seen some of the most hostile combat within the Democratic Party this year: Giunchigliani revealed that she had been sexually abused as a child after Sisolak accused her in campaign ad of having watered down a sex offender bill and "single-handedly protected perverts". He ultimately voted for a GOP replacement measure, a decision that Rosen will try to exploit in a year when health care is one of the top issues with voters.

She also liked numerous tweets critical of President Donald Trump and responded favorably to an article on the success of the Democratic Socialists of America.

Two of this year's most vulnerable Senate incumbents will find out Tuesday who they'll face in November, as residents of Nevada select the challenger to GOP Senator Dean Heller and voters in North Dakota pick the candidate to run against Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp.

On Tuesday, June 12, voters in Virginia will head to the polls.

"I'm prepared to make that vote but I'm not prepared to make a vote on something I haven't read", she said.

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