Previewing the 4th District Democrat firehouse primary (WVTF public radio)

The February 21st date for the special election requires quick action to nominate candidates, says Stephen Farnsworth at the University of Mary Washington.

“It’s a little more complicated to do the nominations now because of changes in laws that require a longer period of early voting and greater access to the ballot for people who are serving overseas and so on,” explains Farnsworth.