The Senate of Virginia consists of 40 members who each represent approximately 200,000 Virginians. Senators serve four-year terms. All 40 seats will be on the ballot in November 2015.
Amount spent in elections for state Senate:
PEAKE GETS SWORN IN AS STATE SENATOR FOR 22ND DISTRICT
(News & Advance, Jan. 13, 2017)
VOTERS REPORT PROBLEMS AFTER BALLOT SHORTAGE IN LYNCHBURG DURING SPECIAL ELECTION
(News & Advance, Jan. 10, 2017)
MCCLELLAN WINS SENATE ELECTION, BUT GOP APPEARS POISED TO KEEP CONTROL OF CHAMBER
(Richmond Times-Dispatch, Jan. 10, 2017)