About Virginia Elections

To vote in the November 5, 2019 Commonwealth General Election, you must register by October 13, 2019.

Offices on the ballot:  State Senate and House of Delegates and Virginia City and County officeholders

The Virginia Department of Elections based in the capital city of Richmond is responsible for overseeing elections in Virginia.  Christopher E. “Chris” Piper has been appointed as the Commissioner.

Web elections.virginia.gov
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Email:   info@elections.virginia.gov
Address:  Washington Building, First Floor
1100 Bank Street, Richmond 23219
Number:  (804) 864-8901  Toll Free: (800) 552-9745
Office Hours:  8:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   Monday through Friday

The Virginia Department of Elections based in the capital city of Richmond is responsible for overseeing elections in Virginia.  Christopher E. “Chris” Piper has been appointed as the Commissioner.

Web elections.virginia.gov
Facebook  Twitter   YouTube

Email:   info@elections.virginia.gov
Address:  Washington Building, First Floor
1100 Bank Street, Richmond 23219
Number:  (804) 864-8901  Toll Free: (800) 552-9745
Office Hours:  8:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   Monday through Friday

Monty Mason

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 1 since 2016
Former: State Delegate for VA House District 93 from 2013 - 2015
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 1

Mission Statement: N/A

Mamie Locke

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 2 since 2004
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 2

Mission Statement: N/A

Thomas Norment

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 3 since 1992
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 3

Mission Statement: N/A

Herb Jones Jr.

Current Position: Co-Founder, Pyramid Technologies, LLC
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 3

Mission Statement:
N/A

Ryan McDougle

Current Position: State Delegate for VA Senate District 4 since 2006
Former: State Delegate from 2002 - 2006
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 4

Mission Statement:
As a small businessman, I understand the need to keep taxes low and minimize government spending. I will always protect your constitutional rights from government overreach. I will also support policies that expand choices for education and healthcare.

Stan Scott

Current Position: Candidate for VA Senate District 4
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 4

Mission Statement: N/A

Lionell Spruill

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 5 since 2016
Former: State Delegate for VA House District 77 from 1994 - 2016
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 5

Mission Statement: N/A

Jeff Staples

Current Position: Automotive repair professional for VA Senate District 5
Affiliation: Other

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 5

Mission Statement: N/A

Lynwood Lewis

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 6 since 2014
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 6

Mission Statement: N/A

Elizabeth Lankford

Current Position: Owner of Blue Crab Company for
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 6

Mission Statement: N/A

Cheryl Turpin

Current Position: State Delegate for VA House District 85 since 2018
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 7

Mission Statement: N/A

Jen Kiggans

Current Position: Navy veteran and nurse practioner
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 7

Mission Statement: N/A

Bill DeSteph

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 8 since 2016
Former: State Delegate for VA House District 82 from 2014 - 2016
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 8

Mission Statement: N/A

Missy Cotter Smasal

Current Position: Navy office and small business owner
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 8

Mission Statement: N/A

Jenn McClellan

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 9 since 2017
Former: State Delegate for VA House District 71 from 2006 - 2017
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Delegate VA Senate District 9

Mission Statement: N/A

Mark Lewis

Current Position: Candidate for VA Senate District 9
Affiliation: Libertarian

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 9

Mission Statement: N/A

Glen Sturtevant

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 10 since 2016
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 10

Mission Statement: N/A

Ghazala Hashmi

Current Position: Founding Director of the Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning (CETL) at Reynolds Community College for VA Senate District 10
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 10

Mission Statement: N/A

Amanda Chase

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 11 since 2016
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 11

Mission Statement: N/A

Amanda Pohl

Current Position: Nonprofit professional and Adjunct professor of social work for VA Senate District 11
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 11

Mission Statement:
"We are all impacted by current policies that limit our personal and professional lives and impede our great state’s ability to thrive.

Basics like affordable health care, quality education, better infrastructure, and equality are foundational rights that should be available to all, not just a few."

Siobhan Dunnavant

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 12 since 2016
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 12

Mission Statement: N/A

Debra Rodman

Current Position: State Delegate for VA House District 73 since 2018
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 12

Mission Statement: N/A

John Bell

Current Position: State Delegate for VA House District 87 since 2016
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 13

Mission Statement: N/A

Geary Higgins

Current Position: Catoctin District Supervisor
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 13

Mission Statement: N/A

Jasmine Moawad-Barrientos

Current Position: Civil Rights Advocate
Affiliation: Other

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 13

Mission Statement: N/A

John Cosgrove

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 14
Former: State Delegate for VA House District 78 from 2008 - 2013
Former: Chesapeake City Council from 2004 - 2008
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 14

Mission Statement: N/A

Rebecca Raveson

Current Position: Former loan officer
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 14

Mission Statement: N/A

Frank Ruff

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 15 since 2000
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 15

Mission Statement: N/A

Virginia Smith

Current Position: Elementary School Teacher, retired
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 15

Mission Statement: N/A

Joe Morrissey

Current Position: Former Commonwealth’s Attorney
Former: State Delegate for VA House District 74 from 2008 - 2015
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 16

Mission Statement: N/A

Waylin Ross

Current Position: Founder, ParaLobby, LLC
Affiliation: Other

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 16

Mission Statement: N/A

Bryce Reeves

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 17 since 2012
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 17

Mission Statement:
"By listening and asking questions, Bryce has been able to lead by always focusing on our priorities and doing what’s right."
"Bryce knows the best ideas – and most effective ways of creating change – come from local leaders and people all across the Commonwealth, not from the political insiders in

Amy Laufer

Current Position: Founder of Virginia’s List
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 17

Mission Statement: N/A

Louise Lucas

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 18 since 1992
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 18

Mission Statement: N/A

David Suetterlein

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 19 since 2016
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 19

Mission Statement: N/A

Flourette Ketner

Current Position: Non profit board member
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 19

Mission Statement: N/A

Bill Stanley

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 20 since 2011
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 20

Mission Statement: N/A

Sherman Witcher

Current Position: Works in agriculture
Affiliation: Other

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 20

Mission Statement: N/A

John Edwards

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 21 since 1996
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 21

Mission Statement: N/A

Steven Nelson

Current Position: Virginia sales manager, US Law Shield
Affiliation: Other

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 21

Mission Statement: N/A

Mark Peake

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 22 since 2017
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 22

Mission Statement:
"I’m not running to pass more laws. I want to get laws off the books. We need more freedom, less government. More freedom, less government is the message I was elected on and it’s exactly how I approach every vote that comes before the Senate of Virginia."

Dakota Claytor

Current Position: Freelance hair stylist and private music educator
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 22

Mission Statement: N/A

Stephen Newman

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 23 since 1996
Former: State Delegate from 1991 - 1995
Former: Lynchburg City Council
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 23

Mission Statement: N/A

Emmett Hanger

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 24 since 1996
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 24

Mission Statement:
"Emmett Hanger has a strong voting record of limited government and fiscal conservatism. He values the protection of individual rights, coupled with a keen sense of individual responsibility. More importantly, Emmett believes common-sense solutions in government should win-out over party politics."

Annette Hyde

Current Position: Yoga Teacher
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 24

Mission Statement: N/A

Creigh Deeds

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 25 since 2001
Former: State Delegate for VA House District 18 from 1991 - 2000
Former: Commonwealth’s Attorney of Bath County. from 1987 - 1991
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 25

Mission Statement: N/A

Mark Obenshain

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 26 since 2001
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 26

Mission Statement: N/A

April Moore

Current Position: Nonprofit organizer, retired
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 26

Mission Statement: N/A

Jill Vogel

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 27 since 2008
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 27

Mission Statement: N/A

Ronnie Ross III

Current Position: Teacher, Fauquier County
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 27

Mission Statement: N/A

Richard Stuart

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 28 since 2008
Former: Commonwealth's Attorney, Westmoreland County from 2004 - 2005
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 28

Mission Statement:
"One of my priorities as your Senator is to improve our local economies. People are hurting and family budgets are tightening. That is why I will continue to support legislation and initiatives that put less of a burden on small businesses and families when it comes to paying taxes."

Qasim Rashid

Current Position: Author and Activist
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 28

Mission Statement: N/A

Jeremy McPike

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 29 since 2016
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 29

Mission Statement:
"Jeremy McPike is a public servant who has dedicated his life to serving our community. As a volunteer firefighter and EMT, Jeremy understands the urgency of identifying and solving challenges, and that's the approach he will take to Richmond."

Adam Ebbin

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 30 since 2012
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 30

Mission Statement: N/A

Barbara Favola

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 31 since 2012
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 31

Mission Statement: N/A

Janet Howell

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 32 since 1992
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 32

Mission Statement: N/A

Jennifer Boysko

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 33 since 2016
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 33

Mission Statement: N/A

Suzanne Fox

Current Position: Entrepreneur, Loudon County for VA Senate District 33
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 33

Mission Statement:
N/A

Chap Petersen

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 34 since 2008
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 34

Mission Statement: N/A

Dick Saslaw

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 35 since 1980
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 35

Mission Statement: N/A

Scott Surovell

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 36 since 2016
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 36

Mission Statement: N/A

Dave Marsden

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 37 since 2010
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 37

Mission Statement: N/A

Benton Chafin

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 38 since 2014
Former: State Delegate for VA House District 4 from 2013 - 2014
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 38

Mission Statement: N/A

George McCall

Current Position: Executive Chairman, First Sentinel Bank
Affiliation: Other

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 38

Mission Statement: N/A

George Barker

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 39 since 2008
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 39

Mission Statement: N/A

Dutch Hillenburg

Current Position: Federal employee, retired
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 39

Mission Statement: N/A

Todd Pillion

Current Position: State Delegate for VA House District 4 since 2014
Affiliation: Republican

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 40

Mission Statement: N/A

Ken Heath

Current Position: Marion Director of Community and Economic Development
Affiliation: Other

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 40

Mission Statement: N/A

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