Statehouse Elections: Uncontested Races had Lowest Turnout (WVTF)

“It’s hard to get a Republican to run in Arlington. And it’s hard to get a Democrat to run in southwest and southside Virginia,” said the University of Mary Washington’s Stephen Farnsworth. “It takes a high level of commitment to citizenship to go out and cast a vote if there’s only one name on the ballot.”

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