Virginia’s Race for Govenor (PBS NewsHour)

PBS Newshour Governor's race reveals Virginia's ongoing red state-blue state debate

PBS Newshour, Nov. 1, 2013

Virginia residents head to the polls Tuesday to elect either Republican Ken Cuccinelli or Democrat Terry McAuliffe as their new governor. In the lead up to Election Day, national party figures are endorsing candidates and their controversial issues such as health care and contraception. Kwame Holman reports.

STEPHEN FARNSWORTH: You're looking at a purple state. And if you are too conservative a Republican, you can pay a price for that. And there's a belief among some Republicans, even people we would have a couple of years have called conservative Republicans, that Cuccinelli is too conservative.

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