If you’re into the 2021 Virginia gubernatorial election, this is the place to be on Electionarium.
From here, you can get to our predictions of the race, special commentary, and results.
Election day in the Old Dominion is on November 2.
2021 Virginia Gubernatorial Election Predictions
2021 Virginia Gubernatorial Election Results
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Ralph Northam (D) is Virginia’s incumbent governor, elected in 2017. Virginia elects governors to single four-year terms, though a former governor can run for a non-consecutive term. As such, Northam will not be seeking re-election in 2020.
Terry McAuliffe (D), a former governor, won the Democratic nomination in hopes of becoming a rare non-consecutive terms governor.
Virginia Governor Candidates 2021
Virginia Gubernatorial Election: Recent History
|2017||NORTHAM (D) defeats Gillespie (R), 54% to 45%|
|2013||McAULIFFE (D) defeats Cuccinelli (R), 48% to 45%|
|2009||McDONNELL (R) defeats Deeds (D), 59% to 41%|
|2005||KAINE (D) defeats Kilgore (R), 52% to 46%|
|2001||WARNER (D) defeats Earley (R), 52% to 47%|
|1997||GILMORE (R) defeats Beyer (D), 56% to 43%|
|1993||ALLEN (R) defeats Terry (D), 58% to 41%|