Virginia General Assembly

The Virginia General Assembly is the legislative body of the Commonwealth of Virginia, and the oldest continuous law-making body in the New World, established on July 30, 1619.

Virginia State Government

The government of Virginia combines the three branches of authority in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The current Governor of Virginia is Ralph Northam.

Ralph Northam

Current Position: Governor since 2018
Former: Lt. Governor from 2014 - 2018
Former: State Senator for VA Senate District 6 from 2008 - 2014
Affiliation: Democrat

Mission Statement:
"Governor Northam approaches public service with the same passion he brought to his military and medical service. He is committed to working with leaders from both parties to build a Virginia that works better for every family, no matter who they are or where they live."

Justin Fairfax

Current Position: Lt. Governor since 2018
Affiliation: Democrat

Mission Statement: N/A

Mark Herring

Current Position: Attorney General since 2014
Former: State Senator for VA Senate District 33 from 2007 - 2013
Affiliation: Democrat

Mission Statement: N/A

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