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2020 United States presidential election in Virginia

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The 2020 United States presidential election in Virginia is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, as part of the 2020 United States elections in which all 50 states plus the District of Columbia will participate.[1] Virginia voters will choose electors to represent them in the Electoral College via a popular vote. The state of Virginia has 13 electoral votes in the Electoral College.[2]

2020 United States presidential election in Virginia

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As of February 2019, Donald Trump is the declared Republican candidate.

A number of Democrats are running or have expressed interest in running, and Elizabeth Warren, Kamala Harris, and Bernie Sanders are among the major declared candidates.[3][4][5] Additionally, Kirsten Gillibrand has formed an exploratory committee.[6] Terry McAuliffe, Governor of Virginia from 2014–2018, has expressed interest in running.[7][8][9] Tim Kaine, a current Virginia senator and Hillary Clinton's 2016 running mate, has declined to run.[10][11]

PollingEdit

Hypothetical polling
Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin
of error
Generic
Republican
Generic
Democrat
Other Undecided
Ipsos/University of Virginia Feb 15–19, 2019 636 ± 4.0% 25% 45% 3% 20%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kelly, Ben (August 13, 2018). "US elections key dates: When are the 2018 midterms and the 2020 presidential campaign?". The Independent. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  2. ^ "Distribution of Electoral Votes". National Archives and Records Administration. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  3. ^ Taylor, Kate (9 February 2019). "Elizabeth Warren Formally Announces 2020 Presidential Bid in Lawrence, Mass". The New York Times. Retrieved 10 February 2019.
  4. ^ Zhou, Li (21 January 2019). "Kamala Harris announces her historic 2020 presidential campaign". Vox. Retrieved 10 February 2019.
  5. ^ Detrow, Scott (1 February 2019). "Cory Booker Makes It Official: He's Running For President In 2020". NPR. Retrieved 10 February 2019.
  6. ^ Herndon, Astead W.; Burns, Alexander (December 31, 2018). "Elizabeth Warren Announces Iowa Trip as She Starts Running for President in 2020". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  7. ^ Beaumont, Thomas (September 19, 2018). "Former Virginia Gov. McAuliffe Says He's Not Ruling Out 2020 Campaign". NBC 4. Retrieved October 28, 2018.
  8. ^ Burke, Michael (December 30, 2018). "McAuliffe 'obviously looking' at 2020 run". The Hill. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  9. ^ McCarthy, Tom (December 31, 2018). "Terry McAuliffe turned a red state blue – but is he the face of the future for Democrats?". The Guardian. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  10. ^ Rozsa, Matthew (November 16, 2017). "Tim Kaine wants to eliminate superdelegates". Salon. Retrieved December 4, 2017.
  11. ^ Hagen, Lisa (November 17, 2016). "Kaine rules out run for president in 2020". The Hill. Retrieved November 17, 2016.