2013 Elections: Governor, Mayor, Congress
Polls have shown Democrat Terry McAuliffe leading Republican Ken Cuccinelli, the state's attorney general, in the governor's race. Libertarian Robert Sarvis could help future candidates from his party get on the ballot if he gets at least 10 percent.
- 2012 presidential results
- 2009 gubernatorial results
- population density
- health insurance coverage
New Jersey Governor
Incumbent Chris Christie is running for a second and final term against challenger Barbara Buono, a Democratic state senator.
|Chris Christie I||1,278,932||60.3%|
New York City Mayor
Public Advocate Bill de Blasio faces former transportation official Joe Lhota to replace Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
|Bill de Blasio||795,679||73.2%|
John Connolly, a city councilor, and Martin Walsh, a member of the state House of Representatives, are vying to replace Mayor Thomas Menino. This is a nonpartisan race; both candidates are Democrats.
Alabama 1st Congressional District
Bradley Byrne, a former state senator, and Dean Young, a real estate developer backed by tea party activists, face off in a primary runoff to fill the seat left open by Republican Jo Bonner's resignation.
Virginia Lieutenant Governor
State Sen. Ralph Northam and E.W. Jackson, a minister and lawyer, are running for Virginia's second-highest office. The winner will break ties in the state Senate, which is evenly divided on party lines.
|E. W. Jackson||980,257||44.5%|
Virginia Attorney General
Update: Amid a recount, Mark Obenshain conceded the race for attorney general to Mark Herring in December, giving Democrats control of all three statewide offices.