Youngkin wins Virginia - let our expert explain how it happenedNovember 3, 20211 min read
It was a governor's race that had a lot of star-power, got a lot of attention and was supposed to be a referendum and affirmation on the first year of the Biden agenda.
But the people of Virginia spoke with their votes Tuesday evening - and the state that overwhelmingly supported Joe Biden one year ago changed lanes and turned red.
There will be no doubt an enormous amount of explanations, excuses, analysis and finger-pointing on both sides of the politcal spectrum regarding this outcome and what is says about the upcoming elections in 2022.
And if you are a journalist covering this election - the let our experts help.
Dr. Stephen Farnsworth is a sought-after political commentator on presidential politics. He has been widely featured in national media, including The Washington Post, Reuters, The Chicago Tribune and MSNBC. If you are a reporter covering Virginia's gubernatorial race, simple click on his icon to arrange an interview today.
Stephen Farnsworth Professor of Political Science and International Affairs
Dr. Farnsworth has spent decades researching how media and politics intersect. Check out his website at stephenfarnsworth.net.