Elections

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The recent resignation of Del. Bob Brink (48th District) means a Special Election will be held on Tuesday, August 19, for residents of the 48th House of Delegates District only.

Final Ballot Order and Format:

Member, House of Delegates, 48th District (for unexpired term to end January 13, 2016)
David M. “Dave” Foster (R)
R. C. “Rip” Sullivan, Jr. (D)
Write-in

Sample Ballot Aug 19 2014 Special

There are 13 Arlington precincts in the 48th District, along with 8 precincts in Fairfax County. The Arlington precincts are: Crystal City, Crystal Plaza, Cherrydale, Wilson, Rosslyn, Dawson Terrace, Thrifton, Lyon Village, Woodlawn, Rock Spring, Yorktown, Madison, and Marshall.

General and Special Elections: Tuesday, November 4, 2014

The General Election on Nov. 4, 2014 will include the offices of U.S. Senate, U.S. House of Representatives (8th District), County Board, and School Board. The ballot will also include a Special Election for a Constitutional amendment, County bond referendum questions, and two local office vacancies.

Ballot Information for Nov. 4, 2014 – candidates and ballot order is final for the General Election portion of the ballot and will be complete by late August for the Special Election portion.

Please note that under Virginia law political party affiliation does not appear on the ballot for local offices (County Board, School Board, Treasurer) but is provided here for your information.

United States Senate
Ed W. Gillespie (R)
Mark R. Warner (D), incumbent
Write-in

House of Representatives, 8th District
Micah K. Edmond (R)
Donald S. Beyer, Jr. (D)
Jeffrey S. Carson (L)
Gerard C. “Gerry” Blais III (IG)
Gwendolyn J. Beck (I)
Write-in

Proposed Constitutional Amendment

Question: Shall Section 6-A of Article X (Taxation and Finance) of the Constitution of Virginia be amended to allow the General Assembly to exempt from taxation the real property of the surviving spouse of any member of the armed forces of the United States who was killed in action, where the surviving spouse occupies the real property as his or her principal place of residence and has not remarried?

Treasurer (Special Election to fill unexpired term ending Dec. 31, 2015)
Carla F. De la Pava (D), incumbent
Write-in

County Board
Alan E. Howze (D)
John E. Vihstadt (I), incumbent
Write-in

School Board
Audrey R. Clement (I)
Barbara J. Kanninen (I)
Write-in

School Board (Special Election to fill unexpired term ending Dec. 31, 2016)
Nancy Van Doren (I)
Write-in

The candidate filing deadline for the Treasurer and School Board Special Elections is Aug. 15, so additional candidates may be listed.

County Bond Referendum Questions

There will be four County bond referendum questions, as determined by the County Board at their July meeting. Exact wording will be available soon.