Tag Archive | "Republicans"

Elledge, Evans Call For Multiple Polling Locations

Tuesday, April 6, 2010


Earlier this week I wrote about the Republican firehouse primary scheduled to be held at Lacey Spring Elementary on April 20. The selection process and date were chosen following Del. Matt Lohr’s recent promotion, and announcement that he will be vacating his 26th district seat in the House of Delegates. This afternoon, Republican John Elledge […]

And Byrd Makes Three

Tuesday, April 6, 2010

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Harrisonburg City Council member Ted Byrd is the third Republican to officially announce interest in competing for his party's nomination to run for the soon-to-be-vacant 26th district House of Delegates seat in the upcoming special election.

The Rush to the Firehouse Primary

Sunday, April 4, 2010


Last week city and county Republican Party leaders decided that their nominee for the House of Delegates 26th district seat will be chosen by “firehouse primary.” A candidate will be chosen by registered voters at Lacey Spring Elementary School on Tuesday, April 20, between 4:00 and 8:00 p.m. So far, only two candidates have officially […]

Elledge Enters Race in the 26th

Thursday, April 1, 2010


Harrisonburg attorney John Elledge has joined Tony Wilt in the contest for the Republican nomination to run for Matt Lohr’s soon-to-be-abandoned seat in the 26th district of the House of Delegates.

Wilt Running for Delegate

Thursday, March 25, 2010


The Daily News-Record reports that Tony Wilt of Broadway “will formally announce his candidacy for the special election for the 26th House District today.” Wilt would be running for the Republican nomination. Last week, Del. Matt Lohr announced he would vacate his seat to become Commissioner of VDACS. Gov. Bob McDonnell is expected to announce […]

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