As blue wave ebbs, Prince William is again a battleground (Richmond Times-Dispatch)

Stephen Farnsworth, a political scientist and director of the Center for Leadership and Media Studies at the University of Mary Washington, said the Senate race represents a referendum both for Roem, after three terms in the House, and Youngkin, who is trying to gain control of the legislature for the final two years of his term — if he does not run for the presidency, as some Republican donors have urged him to do.