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
and Ralph Northam 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. Tom Perriello
Lieutenant Governor of Virginia
Justin Fairfax, and Gene Rossi 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
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.)
In three House of Delegates districts, Democrats have stepped up to run for seats currently occupied by Republicans.
40th District is our nominee to challenge the incumbent Republican on November 7th. Donte Tanner
42nd District: and Tilly Blanding are running in the primary which takes place on June 13th. The winner will challenge the Republican nominee on November 7th. Kathy Tran
, 67th District Karrie Delaney, and John Carey are running in the June 13th Democratic primary. The winner will challenge the incumbent Republican on November 7th. Hannah Risheq
There are 17 House Districts in Fairfax. Our incumbent Democrats are running for re-election.
Incumbent Democrats in the House of Delegatesrepresenting parts of Fairfax County
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.