On Tuesday, November 7, 2017 voters in Virginia and a few Maryland jurisdictions will head to the polls.

Under is an inventory of candidates within the contested races.



Ballot hours in Virginia are 6am-7pm.

Ballot hours in Maryland are 7am-8pm.







Ralph Northam (D)

He’s presently the Lieutenant Governor of Virginia and he served within the Virginia State Senate representing the sixth district which incorporates Virginia’s japanese shore and elements of Norfolk and Virginia Seashore.  Northam is a pediatric neurologist and from 1984 to 1992 he was a United States Military doctor.  He served through the Gulf Warfare and handled troopers wounded throughout Desert Storm.  Northam was born and raised in Virginia.

Web site: https://ralphnortham.com/


Edward Gillespie (R)

He’s the previous chair of the Republican Nationwide Committee.  He owns a bi-partisan lobbying agency.  He’s as soon as served as counselor to former President George W. Bush.  He was additionally an advisor for Mitt Romney’s presidential marketing campaign in 2012.

Web site: https://edforvirginia.com/


Clifford Hyra (L)

He grew up in Falls Church and Springfield.  He’s an lawyer who focuses on home and worldwide patent and trademark regulation.  

Web site: http://cliffhyra.com/



Lieutenant Governor


Justin Fairfax (D)

That is Fairfax’s second run for statewide workplace in Virginia.  He ran for lawyer common in 2013, narrowly dropping within the Democratic main to Mark Herring.  He’s an lawyer working in Tysons Nook. He additionally served as an assistant United States Lawyer. He grew up in Washington and calls Annandale residence.

Web site: http://www.fairfaxforlg.com/


Jill Vogel (R)

She serves within the Virginia State Senate representing Fauquier County, Clarke County, Frederick County, elements of Loudoun County, Culpeper and Stafford Counties, in addition to the Metropolis of Winchester.   In 2012 she was a sponsor of a invoice that may have required a compulsory transvaginal ultrasound for ladies looking for abortions. She is an lawyer and served as Deputy Common Counsel on the Division of Power, earlier than beginning her personal regulation agency.  

Web site:  https://www.vogelforvirginia.com/



Lawyer Common


Mark Herring (D-incumbent)

He’s the present Lawyer Common of Virginia. Beforehand he served within the state Senate. He represented the thirty third district which included elements of Fairfax and Loudoun counties. He was additionally elected to the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors from 2000-2003. 

Web site: https://herringforag.com/



John Adams (R)

He was a commisioned officer within the U.S. Navy.  He served two excursions of obligation.  He labored as an affiliate…