Both Parties Try 'Running Everywhere'

Virginia Democrats are nearing their goal of fielding a candidate in all 100 state House districts this November, while Republicans have also embraced the strategy of "running everywhere." There's still plenty of time for candidates to emerge in even more House districts before a June deadline.

House Districts With Candidate

Line chart showing number of house candidates per year with 2021 having record high numbers of candidates

Source: VPAP's unofficial list of "2021 House Candidates"

March 29, 2021