Local Matters: Vice President Harris to campaign in Virginia for McAuliffe

Local Matters: Vice President Harris to campaign in Virginia for McAuliffe

Former Governor Terry McAuliffe is hoping to get a big boost in the close Virginia governor’s race when Vice President Kamala Harris heads to the state Thursday, and former President Barack Obama is slated to go to Virginia this weekend.…

Local Matters: Virginia governor's race currently tied, poll says

Local Matters: Virginia governor’s race currently tied, poll says

A new Monmouth University poll shows the Virginia gubernatorial race is tied. Republican Glenn Youngkin has closed the gap with former governor Terry McAuliffe, a Democrat. Zach Montellaro, state politics reporter for Politico, joined CBSN’s Lana Zak to discuss. CBSN…

Governor's race in Virginia tightening as Election Day approaches

Governor’s race in Virginia tightening as Election Day approaches

The governor’s race in Virginia is tightening with less than two weeks to go before Election Day. The latest FiveThirtyEight poll shows former Governor Terry McAuliffe, the Democratic nominee, with a three-point lead over Republican candidate Glenn Youngkin. Sarah Robinson…

Biden meets with progressive and moderate Democrats to push for social and climate spending

Biden meets with progressive and moderate Democrats to push for social and climate spending

President Biden met with both progressive and moderate Congressional Democrats to work on passing a social spending bill. Plus, the Virginia governor’s race enters its final weeks with a focus on education. CBS News senior White House correspondent Weijia Jiang,…

Virginia's governor race in final stretch with two weeks left before Election Day

Virginia’s governor race in final stretch with two weeks left before Election Day

The race for governor in Virginia is in its final stretch with just two weeks to go before Election Day. Former Governor Terry McAuliffe, the Democratic candidate, and Republican nominee Glenn Youngkin have clashed on several issues related to schools…

Democrats race to campaign in Virginia as governor's race tightens

Democrats race to campaign in Virginia as governor’s race tightens

Recent CBS polling shows former Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe, a Democrat, ahead of his Republican challenger Glenn Youngkin by only three percentage points as the race tightens. CBS News political contributor Sean Sullivan joins CBSN’s Tanya Rivero for more on…

Atlanta mayor hits campaign trail for Terry McAuliffe in Virginia governor's race

Atlanta mayor hits campaign trail for Terry McAuliffe in Virginia governor’s race

Several prominent Democrats are campaigning for Terry McAuliffe in his race for Virginia governor against Republican Glenn Youngkin next month. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms visited the commonwealth Sunday, and joined Lana Zak on CBSN to discuss the importance of…

Local Matters: Prominent Democrats stump for McAuliffe in Virginia governor's race

Local Matters: Prominent Democrats stump for McAuliffe in Virginia governor’s race

Some of the Democratic Party’s most prominent names are hitting the campaign trail for Terry McAuliffe in the Virginia governor’s race this weekend. Polling shows him in a statistical dead heat with his Republican opponent Glenn Youngkin. The results will…

Virginia governor candidate Youngkin distances himself from controversial event

Virginia governor candidate Youngkin distances himself from controversial event

Glenn Youngkin, the Republican candidate for governor in Virginia, is distancing himself from an event where his supporters pledged allegiance to a U.S. flag that was said to have been at the Capitol during the January 6 attack. CBS News…

More than half of U.S. states will hold gubernatorial elections next year

More than half of U.S. states will hold gubernatorial elections next year

Voters in 36 U.S. states will elect governors next year, and while a lot can change between now and 2022, the races are already beginning to take shape. Politico’s state political reporter Zach Montellaro joins “Red and Blue” anchor Elaine…