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VA-08


#VA08: Tonight’s Opportunity to Shift Congress to the Left

There’s a House seat up-for-grabs in tonight’s primary election that is fairly similar to PA-13 in at least one way: the retiring Democratic House member wasn’t necessarily a bad Democrat, but they also certainly didn’t use their deep blue seat to push any progressive barriers. That’s the situation VA-08 is in right now with retiring Representative Jim […]

#VA08: Get to Know (Some of) The Democratic Candidates

When representatives in safe districts on either side retire, the primaries to replace said representative are normally very large on the side of whichever party for which the district is safe. This is certainly true — to a great extent — in Virginia’s liberal 8th Congressional District. As soon as long-time incumbent Democrat Jim Moran announced […]


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