Democ­rats Take Vir­ginia Leg­is­la­ture, Neu­ter­ing Gov. Youngkin’s Agen­da And Putting Felon In Charge Of House

Democrats Take Virginia Legislature, Neutering Gov. Youngkin’s Agenda And Putting Felon In Charge Of House

Democ­rats won con­trol of the state House of Del­e­gates and main­tained con­trol of the Sen­ate on Tues­day, in an ebb from the Repub­li­can insur­gency that pro­pelled Gov. Glenn Youngkin to sur­prise vic­to­ry two years ago.
Dave Wasser­man, edi­tor of the Cook Polit­i­cal Report, called it a done deal short­ly after 11pm, with Democ­rats appear­ing to win 51 seats in the House of Del­e­gates, with 3 races still up on the air — includ­ing that of noto­ri­ous porn can­di­date Susan­na Gib­son.
That Vir­gini­ans were seri­ous­ly con­sid­er­ing some­one who sold sex acts on cam­era dur­ing her cam­paign rather than vot­ing for a Repub­li­can said it all for the fate of Repub­li­cans in the com­mon­wealth. Even as four out of the last s …