Governor of Virginia

Republican Glenn Youngkin defeated Democrat Terry McAuliffe. Here's what you need to know.
Democrats lost control of a state that has provided some of its biggest recent gains to a Republican who leaned into Trump's culture war — and won where Trump couldn’t.
Voting rights advocate Stacey Abrams stumped for Democrat Terry McAuliffe at churches in Norfolk.
Glenn Youngkin says in a secretly taped video: "As a campaign topic, sadly, that in fact won’t win my independent votes that I have to get."
A moderator asked Del. Sam Rasoul, a Democrat running for lieutenant governor, whether he could represent Virginians “regardless of faith or beliefs."
Anonymous text messages point Republican voters to his video attacking the apparent front-runner.
The former Virginia governor could be standing in the way of the country’s first Black woman governor. He’s counting on Black voters to help him do it.
The nod of approval from Porter, a financial policy expert, is a coup for Carroll Foy, who is carving out the progressive lane in the Democratic primary.
Law enforcement arrested 13 people last week who allegedly plotted to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.
His spokesman says the filing was a technicality and insists that McAuliffe hasn't yet decided whether he will launch a campaign.