Jennifer Carroll Foy
The Working Families Party is rallying the left to stop former Gov. Terry McAuliffe.
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.
"I know that this is not a moment to retreat to the past but to step boldly into our future," McClellan says in her campaign announcement.
If elected, she would be the first female governor of Virginia, and the first Black female governor of any state.