Congressman Rob Wittman, Virginia's 1st District

Bio: Robert Wittman for Congress

Rob Wittman was first elected to serve the First Congressional District of Virginia, America’s First District, in December of 2007. He was r…

Gail Parker is the Green Party candidate for Virginia's 1st Congressional District

Bio: Gail Parker for Congress

Glenda Gail Parker is the Independent Green Party candidate in Virginia’s 1st Congressional District race.

Congressional Candidate Suzanne Patrick

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Suzanne Patrick is the Democratic candidate for Virginia’s 2nd Congressional District in the United State House of Representatives.

Representative Scott Rigell, 2nd Congressional District of Virginia

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Scott Rigell is the incumbent Republican candidate for Virginia’s 2nd Congressional District in the United State House of Representatives.

Ed Gillespie, candidate for the United States Senate from Virginia.

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Ed Gillespie, an Alexandria communications consultant and former White House aide, is a candidate for the United States Senate from Virginia…

FILE - in this Nov. 14, 2013 file photo, Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator John Pistole testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Pistole, says he will retire at the end of this year. Pistole, who was the agency’s administrator for four and a half years, instituted a “risk-based” security philosophy that has enabled the agency to move passengers deemed to be low risk through airport screening more quickly. The Trusted Traveler Program is used by 5 million passengers per week at 120 U.S. airports. (AP Photo/Molly Riley, File)

TSA administrator Pistole to retire

The head of the Transportation Security Administration, John Pistole, said Thursday he will retire from government at the end of this year.