Candidates for Virginia governor hold rallies in Hampton Roads

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) – Many supporters gathered for two “Get Out The Vote” rallies in Hampton and Virginia Beach on Sunday.

Republican candidates Ed Gillespie, Jill Vogel, and John Adams met with supporters at Tubby’s Tavern in Virginia Beach.

At another event, Democratic candidates Ralph Northam, Justin Fairfax, and Mark Herring rallied with their supporters at The Boo Williams Sportsplex in Hampton.

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Recent polls show the election could very well be a tight race. A Washington Post poll shows Gillespie has bit into Northam’s lead.

poll from Christopher Newport University recently showed Northam extending a small advantage over Gillespie, among likely voters. Meanwhile, Gillespie had a lead over Northam in a recent survey conducted by Hampton University.

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