Stewart, Wagner attempt to derail Gillespie campaign (Washington Times)

“That has given him a huge advantage amongst Virginia Republicans compared to a state senator and a county government official who represent small slivers of the state,” said Stephen J. Farnsworth, a political science professor at the University of Mary Washington. “When you have been consistently behind and you need to figure out a way to make up for lost time, you are really are having to do one of the last things you want to have to do in politics. If the message you have offered over the last six months has not gotten voters excited, there is not a lot you can do over the last six days.”

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