After Virginia Votes 2020

Monday Nov 09, 2020
Live via Zoom

The 2020 edition of Virginia's premier post-election event focused on the outcome of the November 3 elections. Our panelists analyzed the returns and provided insights into what the results could portend for the 2021 Governor’s race. Due to COVID-19, this year's event was broadcasted over Zoom. 

Video Clips

CD7: ‘This is no way a Democratic district’

CD5: 'It was never in play'

Polling: Should we blow it up?

In 2021, Is McAuliffe the Democratic frontrunner?

Can the GOP win back suburban voters in 2021?


This year's moderator was Peter Baker, chief White House correspondent for The New York Times.


  • Rob Simms, Partner, Convergence Media and former NRCC executive
  • Alice Lin Tong, Deputy Campaign Manager for Senator Mark Warner
  • Mark Rozell, Dean of the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University
  • Quentin Kidd, Dean of the College of Social Sciences at Christopher Newport University

This event is organized by the Virginia Public Access Project and supported by the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University and the Judy Ford Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University. 


Presenting Sponsor

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Gold Sponsors
Shep Miller

Silver Sponsors
Apartment and Office Building Association
Newport News Shipbuilding
Northern Virginia Association of Realtors
Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative
Port of Virginia
Volkswagen of America

Bronze Sponsor
Washington Gas

After Virginia Votes 2020