House Majority Leader Eric Cantor loss handily to tea party challenger David Brat in a Virginia primary Tuesday night, and while the consequences for the GOP establishment are unclear, it means another blow for Virginia's influence on Capitol Hill.
Democrats in Arlington, Alexandria, Falls Church and parts of Fairfax County take to the polls today, and could decide the next Congressman in the area in a district that typically goes blue in the general.
Virginia Republicans are getting ready to gather for a convention to select their candidate for the United States Senate. Four candidates will be vying for the nomination this weekend at the convention in Roanoke.
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