August 8, 2014 •
Virginia Governor Sets Special Election to Replace Rep. Eric Cantor
Governor Terry McAuliffe declared a special election will take place on November 4, 2014 to fill the seat vacated by Representative Eric Cantor.
Representative Cantor, who lost the Republican primary election on June 10, recently announced that he would resign from Congress effective August 18.
Cantor has been the representative from Virginia’s 7th District for the last seven terms.
Photo of Gov. Terry McAuliffe by Kate Wellington on Wikimedia Commons.
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