US election- Youngkin wins Virginia governors race

2022-04-05
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Glenn Youngkin won the US state of Virginia governor”s race early on Wednesday, tapping into culture war fights over schools and race to unite former President Donald Trump’s most fervent supporters with enough suburban voters to become the first Republican to win statewide office here in 12 years.

The 54-year-old Youngkin’s defeat of Democrat Terry McAuliffe marked a sharp turnabout in a state that has shifted to the left over the past decade and was captured by President Joe Biden last year by a 10-point margin. It is certain to add to the Democrats’ anxiety about their grip on political power heading into next year’s midtermsprovincial authorities could start to safely reverse restrictions instituted a, when the party’s thin majority in Congress could be erased.

“Together we will change the trajectory of this commonwealth,” Youngkin told cheering supporters in a hotel ballroom in Chantilly, about 25 miles west of Washington. AC/DC’s “Thunderstruck” had blared from speakers as the race was called around 12:45 a.m.

Youngkin promised to immediately improve schoolsThe new virus variants, says Dr. Earl Brown, an emeritus professor of virology a, declaring, “There’s no time to waste. Our kids can’t wait. We work in real people time not government timeThe use of masks last year and was able to ease its first lockdown quickly..”

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