2017 Elections

In November 2017, Virginians will elect a Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, and all 100 Members of the Virginia House of Delegates.  Seventeen of those 100 districts are partly or wholly within Fairfax County.

Before we get to the general election, we will be nominating our candidates.  The three statewide offices are up for a primary on June 13th.  For the House of Delegates seats, primaries will be held in the 42nd and 67th districts.

2017 Democratic Candidates

Governor of Virginia

 

 

 

Ralph Northam and Tom Perriello are running for the nomination in the June 13th primary.  The winner of the primary will go on to compete against the Republican nominee in the November 7th General Election.

Lieutenant Governor of Virginia

Justin Fairfax, Gene Rossi and Susan Platt are currently running for the nomination in the June 13th primary.  The winner of the primary will go on to compete against the Republican nominee in the November 7th General Election.

Attorney General of Virginia

Mark Herring is our nominee for Attorney General and will compete against the Republican nominee in the November 7th General Election.

Member, House of Delegates

In the Virginia General Assembly, the state’s legislative body, all 100 members of the House of Delegates are up for election this year.  (The State Senate of Virginia is not on the ballot until 2019.)

Democratic Challengers

In three House of Delegates districts, Democrats have stepped up to run for seats currently occupied by Republicans.


40th District
: Donte Tanner is our nominee to challenge the incumbent Republican on November 7th.

42nd District:  Tilly Blanding and Kathy Tran are running in the primary which takes place on June 13th. The winner will challenge the Republican nominee on November 7th.

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In the 67th District, Karrie Delaney, John Carey and Hannah Risheq are running in the June 13th Democratic primary.  The winner will challenge the incumbent Republican on November 7th.

There are 17 House Districts in Fairfax.  Our incumbent Democrats are running for re-election.

Incumbent Democrats in the House of Delegates
representing parts of Fairfax County

 

 

Kathleen Murphy (HD34)
Mark Keam (HD35)
Ken Plum (HD36)
David Bulova (HD37)
Kaye Kory (HD38)
Vivian Watts (HD39)
Eileen Filler-Corn (HD41)
Mark Sickles (HD43)
Paul Krizek (HD44)
Mark Levine (HD45)
Rip Sullivan (HD46)
Alfonso Lopez (HD49)
Marcus Simon (HD53)
Jennifer Boysko (HD86)

 

If you’d like to learn about all the Democratic candidates for Virginia House of Delegates, click here for the list from the Virginia House Democratic Caucus

We will update this page when we have more information about our candidates.  Feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

info@fairfaxdemocrats.org
(703) 573-6811