Summary

The 3rd district encompasses the inner Hampton Roads, including parts of Hampton and Norfolk, as well as Newport News.

The incumbent is Democrat Bobby Scott, who was reelected with 68.4% of the vote in 2020.

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Predictions

SourceRankingAs of
The Cook Political Report[13]Solid DDecember 28, 2021
Inside Elections[14]Solid DFebruary 8, 2022
Sabato’s Crystal Ball[15]Safe DJanuary 4, 2022
Politico[16]Solid DApril 5, 2022
RCP[17]Safe DJune 9, 2022

Bobby Scott

Current Position: US Representative for District 3 since 1993
Affiliation: Democrat
Candidate: 2022 US Representative for US House District 3

Other Position:
Chair, Education and Labor Committee

During his tenure in the Virginia General Assembly, Congressman Bobby Scott successfully sponsored laws critical to Virginians in education, employment, health care, social services, economic development, crime prevention and consumer protection.

His legislative successes included laws that increased Virginia’s minimum wage, created the Governor’s Employment and Training Council and improved health care benefits for women, infants and children.  He also sponsored the Neighborhood Assistance Act, which provides tax credits to businesses for donations made to approved social service and crime prevention programs.

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Terry Namkung

Current Position: US Representative for District 3
Affiliation: Republican
Candidate: 2022 US Representative for Sistrict 3
Former Position(s): Air Force, logistical support

Terry Namkung was born in Osan-Ri, Korea while his father was stationed there with the United States Army. Throughout Terry’s childhood, he grew up on military installations and in military communities.

After graduating High School in Killeen, TX. ranked among the top 10% of his class, Terry could have pursued any path he desired. But, inspired by the service of those around him, Terry enlisted in the United States Air Force.

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