Leslie Cockburn

Leslie Cockburn is an American investigative journalist, and filmmaker. Her investigative television segments have aired on CBS, NBC, PBS Frontline, and 60 Minutes. She has won an Emmy Award, The Hillman Prize, Alfred I. duPont–Columbia University Award, Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, and the George Polk Award.

She was the 2018 Democratic nominee for Virginia’s 5th district in the U.S. House of Representatives, losing to Republican Denver Riggleman.

Denver Riggleman

Current Position: US Representative for US House District 5 since 2019

Affiliation: Republican

Overview:
"As a political outsider, veteran, small business owner, and grassroots conservative, I will bring a fresh perspective to DC and help pass the President’s agenda. As we have all seen over the past few years, it takes a real outsider with real-world experience to drag the swamp monsters to dry land."

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