If all politics is local, most locals cared about national politics on Election Day 2017. According to Politico, half of Virginia voters cited Trump was a reason for their vote. This backlash led to the most significant gains for Democrats since 1899.
MERRIFIELD, VA – The Competitive Commonwealth Fund (CCFund), a Virginia PAC dedicated to recruiting and funding Democratic candidates in traditional GOP strongholds, announced its first wave of endorsements of the 2017 cycle, selecting 5 Democrats on Friday.
The General Assembly of Virginia is the oldest continuously operating legislative body in the New World, but experience does not always mean reliable participation.
Fewer than 30% of registered Virginia voters participated in the 2015 election, compared to 72% of regi...