Ellis the lone Republican bidding for new 7th District Congressional seat — so far (Potomac Local)

“A Democratic candidate would be favored in this District over a Republican, generally speaking. But generic party candidates don’t run for office,” said University of Mary Washington Political Science Professor Stephen J. Farnsworth. “Democrats have the advantage, but it’s not as overwhelming, say as if we were talking about a district located entirely in Fairfax County.”