Democrats have seen a surge in candidates for the House of Delegates this year, where they have a longshot at taking back control of the chamber from Republicans in November. Most polls show Gillespie with a double-digit lead.
Polling stations are open Tuesday between 6 a.m.to 7 p.m.to determine who will take the place of the current Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe, who can't run for a second consecutive term under the term limit law unique to Virginia.
The gubernatorial race in Virginia, the only state other than New Jersey electing a new governor this year, is seen as an key test of President Donald Trump's popularity ahead of the 2018 mid-term elections for the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate and House of Representatives. As the mother of three young children, I know that if Tom is elected governor, he will have the integrity and courage to live up to his promise of making Virginia a more inclusive state that provides children of all races and backgrounds with equal opportunity to succeed in life.
The attorney general race will have Democrat Mark Herring, the incumbent, facing Republican John Adams in the November 7 election.
But while the campaign has been fiercely fought, and the polls are tight, the dividing lines between the candidates have proven fuzzier than expected.
The lieutenant governor and the former congressman have few policy differences and share a similar liberal agenda on many issues. Northam has pushed his campaign further to the left and has described Trump as a narcissistic maniac - while Perriello has attempted to reach out to Trump voters by selling a message of economic populism framed through a progressive perspective.
GONYEA: But he said he's voting for Northam, who he thinks is the better candidate.
"Politicians have to be straightforward", Northam said.
For example, if you vote in the Democratic primary in South Richmond, you'll vote for Democratic candidates for Governor, Lt. Governor, Sheriff, and Treasurer. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders. Stewart was one of President Trump's most vocal supporters during last year's election. Despite the higher participation Perriello had hoped for, he still fell short to Northam. And no one is as emblematic of the status quo as McAuliffe, national party chairman from 2001 to 2005. Stewart has waged a campaign to protect Confederate monuments around the state and was the only candidate to not outright reject an alt-right rally in Charlottesville organized by white nationalist Richard Spencer. Gillespie and Stewart say they want to cut the state's income tax rates. Already saddled with low approval ratings nationwide, Trump's numbers are even worse in Virginia, which Clinton won comfortably in the 2016 election.
"If we don't speak up and let people know how we feel by our votes, then we are subject to somebody else telling us what to do", one man said.
Stewart is an ardent supporter of Trump and was a former state campaign chairman for the president's campaign past year.
And Kaine, as Clinton's vice presidential running mate, attacked Trump on all fronts during the campaign.
A photo I.D.is required to vote, and verifying voter registration prior to Election Day is recommended, according to Halifax County Registrar Heather Harding. Stewart earned 42 percent compared to Gillespie's 41 percent in the poll. On the campaign trail, he has largely avoided talking about Trump, who has not weighed in on the race. Frank Wagner, has struggled to gain traction, despite winning the endorsement of The Washington Post's editorial board.
DESTINY 2'S GHAUL! The villain behind Destiny 2, Dominus Ghaul, is shown for the first time in this E3 trailer. Specifically, PlayStation 4 players will get a timed exclusive until at least fall 2018 - or roughly.
He wrote that "it is important that I have an opportunity to address these matters in the appropriate forum". Trump kept the heat on Comey yesterday, accusing him of "cowardly" leaks and predicting many more.
The game takes place in a shared world where you can sail solo or join up with friends and terrorize the Indian Ocean. There's still a lot we need to see in Skull & Bones; a single-player campaign would be nice, if nothing else.
His recommendation to Trump set the tone for the administration's broader review, triggered by an executive order in April. Trump called the Bears Ears designation an "egregious abuse of federal power" and a "massive federal land grab".
But in some cities, like New York City, the " March Against Sharia " crowd was met by a larger group of counterprotesters. Protesters in downtown Indianapolis said they're speaking out against genital mutilation and honor killings.
Ford Motor Co. and industry groups didn't condemn Trump's decision, but said their sustainability plans remain unchanged. Host Italian Environment Minister Gian Luca Galletti said G7 countries bore crucial responsibility for the planet.
Finally, this version will include all the downloadable content available for the RPG: Dawnguard, Hearthfire and Dragonborn. Skyrim for Switch will also take advantage of the Joy-Con controllers for motion-controlled archery and lock-picking.
Instead, she has left Britain's position in disarray, days before the divorce negotiations are due to start on June 19. A snap survey on Saturday by the ConservativeHome website found 60 percent of party members say May should step down.
Police are hunting any possible accomplices in the attack. "I want to say sorry to the families that lost their loved ones". The videos were published before the Metropolitan Police made three further arrests in connection with the attack.
China Eastern is now investigating the cause of the incident together with the Australian Transport Safety Bureau. "I was scared. A plane heading to Shanghai returned safely to Sydney after an in-flight problem left a gaping hole in the engine casing .
It was not immediately clear what the DUP's demands might be and one suggested support might come vote by vote. Other EU leaders have expressed concerns the failure to win a majority may make negotiations even more hard .
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