2019 VA election dates +

March 28: Filing deadline
June 11: Primaries
Nov 5: General Election

All 40 VA State Senate seats are up for election.
Current HOD: 51 Republicans / 49 Democrat
Current State Senate: 21 Republicans / 19 Democrats

VA General Assembly Dem Candidates

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Most of these districts won by less than 8% in 2017


  headshot: Wendy Gooditis
Wendy Gooditis*
Dem Incumbent

2017: Ran against incumbent Randall Minchew; won 52/48%


  headshot: Kelly Fowler
Kelly Convirs-Fowler*
Dem Incumbent

2017: Kelly won w 52% of vote.


  headshot: Lee Carter
Lee Carter*
Mark Wolfe
Dem Candidates

2017: Lee won w 54% of vote.


  headshot: Hala Ayala
Hala Ayala*
Dem Incumbent

2017: Hala won w 53% of the vote.
2018: Kaine received 58%


  headshot: Dawn Adams
Dawn Adams*
Dem Incumbent

2017: Dawn won w 50.4%
2018: Kaine received 61%


+2 Dem
  headshot: Schuyler VanValkenburg
Schuyler VanValkenburg*
Dem Incumbent

2017: Schuyler won w 52%
2018: Kaine received 58%


  headshot: Rodney Willett
Rodney Willett
Dem Candidate

Debra Rodman*
Dem Incumbent (running for SD12)

2017: Rodman won w 51.5%.


+3 Dem
  headshot: Alex Askew
Alex Askew
Dem Candidate

Cheryl Turpin* (running in SD-7)

2017: Turpin won w 50.8%
2018: Kaine received 55%

KEY [click]   * = Incumbent   Blue=Democrat   Red=Republican   Gray=Independent   Yellow=Libertarian   Brown=Whig


1. Basic information compiled by VA Blue Wave 2019, NOVA Grassroots, WofA

2. Blue Virginia, "Retired US Navy Commander, Intelligence Officer Kim Howard Announces Against State Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Dominion Energy)", 2/17/2019.

3. Blue Virginia, "State Senate Democratic Candidate, Former Surface Warfare Officer, Missy Cotter Smasal Launches First Campaign Video", Feb 19, 2019.

4. Activate Virginia, 2019 Candidate Spreadsheet".