New House Candidates

Three new candidates have filed paperwork to raise money for the House of Delegates:

  • Kathleen Murphy (Democrat) is running for House District 34, which straddles the Fairfax/Loudoun county line. The district is currently represented by Republican Barbara Comstock.
  • William Quarles (Democrat) is challenging Republican incumbent Lee Ware in House District 65, which encompasses northwestern Chesterfield County and parts of Fluvanna, Goochland, and Powhatan. Quarles previously served on the Goochland County Board of Supervisors.
  • James Scheideman (Constitution Party), is running for House District 76, which encompasses parts of the cities of Suffolk and Chesapeake. The district is represented by Republican Chris Jones, who was first elected in 1998. Scheideman previously challenged Jones in 2005.

Jan. 15, 2013