Virginia residents will have a familiar lawmaker running for Governor. Over the weekend, Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax announced his bid to replace his boss Governor Ralph Northam and talked about his accomplishments thus far in his current position….

Fairfax will hold his first campaign events this week. The lieutenant governor has faced two allegations of sexual assault in his past that he has denied. Virginians will cast their ballots for Governor next year. If elected, Fairfax would be Virginia’s second Black governor.