Voters are also choosing candidates for lieutenant governor and several state House seats.
Updated | The Virginia gubernatorial race is proving to be a fascinating proxy for national trends as an ally of Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren was defeated on Tuesday, and a Trump-style nationalist came close to defeating the mainstream, better financed Republican front runner.
Perriello, who served from 2008 to 2010, is running as a liberal crusader supported by Sen.
By far, the most closely watched races will be between the five candidates running to be Virginia's next governor. In November, she will Justin Fairfax, an attorney from northern Virginia, who won the Democratic nomination.
Some Democratssaid they were motivated by Trump's presidency to vote Tuesday. "Growing up there was no question that this law and order dystopic language was very appealing there, but I think people are beyond that".
Democrats will likely end primary day in good shape for November.
Campaigning for statewide office, most Democratic candidates have typically ignored the deep red Appalachian corner of the state where Trump won numerous counties by 70% margins. New Jersey had its gubernatorial primary last week, and establishment candidates in both parties won easily.
Perriello pledged in his concession speech to help Northam and said his campaign had shown that a "movement" is "rising up". Northam supports the pipeline project and is seen as more moderate-he voted for George W. Bush for president, twice.
"It has made me realize how important local politics has become, considering I don't really feel like I have a whole lot of control in federal politics at the moment", Barrows said.
Democrats have an advantage going into the general since Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonEx-aide: Trump "frustrated" by Russian Federation probe Northam defeats Sanders-backed candidate in Va.gov primary OPINION: Firing Mueller may be legal, but it would not be right MORE carried Virginia in 2016 - and won it by a larger margin than former President Obama.
The 57-year-old Northam has stuck to the more traditional way of campaigning, emphasizing the deep support he enjoys from every statewide Democratic official and state legislator.
"To be honest, I'm happy with either one but feel like Ralph has the experience", Judy Helmich said.
Perriello ratcheted up attacks on Trump ahead of Tuesday's vote, calling the primary the "firewall against the hate and bigotry of the administration". A Perriello triumph, however, could signal the evolution of the party and the potency of a national message-and that backers of both Sanders and Clinton have found at least one candidate to agree on.
Acceptable forms of valid identification include Virginia driver's license, Virginia DMV-issued photo I.D., United States passport, employer-issued photo I.D., student photo I.D. issued by school, college or university located in Virginia, other US or Virginia government-issued photo I.D., tribal enrollment or other tribal photo I.D. and Virginia voter photo I.D. card, according to the Virginia Department of Elections website.
Ariana Grande Resumes 'Dangerous Woman' Tour in Paris
Bieber shared similar words onstage, even coming close to crying when he spoke about God and those who died at Grande's show. Other artists performing include Miley Cyrus , Justin Bieber , Take That, Katy Perry and others.
Northam, a well-liked pediatric neurologist, had a head start on the trail and in money raised.
He said the authorities had prevented him from renting sound equipment needed for a sanctioned rally in a separate location. He is recovering after an assailant threw green dye in his face in April, the latest in a series of physical attacks.
Jelena Ostapenko hit a double-fault on set point as Timea Bacsinszky leveled at 1-set apiece in the French Open semifinals. Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland is facing unseeded Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia on Court Philippe Chatrier .
Manchester United is not expected to offer striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic a new contract when his current deal expires on 30 June. The other day, Conte sent me a message saying he does not count on me for next season, so I'll have to find a way out".
In a meeting with May on Friday (9 June), Davidson said she wants "categoric assurance" over the DUP's attitude to LGBTI people. Who are the DUP? The Scottish Tory leader hopes to convince the DUP to allow same-sex marriages in Northern Ireland.
The team didn't immediately return phone and email messages from The Associated Press seeking comment. The Los Angeles Dodgers' Rookie ball affiliate probably should have thought this one through more. .
Yet a number of Republicans have been pessimistic about the effort over the past month. "We're ready to land this airplane", Sen. But the Senate bill could face other issues across Capitol Hill if the chamber's leaders keep community rating.
It appears to be a sci-fi action-RPG, a sort of fresh start after EA elected to bench the Mass Effect series earlier this year. The Battlefield 1 In the Name of the Tsar expansion was given a September release date during the pre-E3 2017 EA Play event.
President Donald Trump wants to move the national air traffic control system from the FAA to a private non-profit corporation. Canada has a public private partnership, and it has led to a system that is more automated and efficient, according to Davis.
Solari alleged that in recorded phone calls to her sister from the detention center, victor planned how to defend herself. A federal magistrate judge held a detention hearing for Reality Winner Thursday afternoon. (AP Photo/Johnny Clark).
A first-time Grand Slam champion will be crowned on Saturday and the victor could well be the one who survives this match. This was his third Grand Slam tournament. "I think I played exactly what I needed to", Halep said after the match.
Maryland and DC plan to sue Trump over foreign payments
In January, Trump vowed to track and donate all profits made by Trump Organization from foreign governments to the U.S. Justice Department lawyers also contended that Trump hotel revenue is no an improper payment under the Constitution.
Puerto Rico just voted to be the 51st state. Now what?
Puerto Rico was handed over to the United States at the end of the Spanish-American war in 1898 as a form of war booty. Congress has the final say over whether the territory changes its status, making the vote merely an advisory opinion.
Warriors look to finish off sweep of Cavaliers
Now Cleveland , which past year became the first team to recover from a 3-1 Finals deficit, faces historically long odds again. In Game 3, Green aroused some concern when he began complaining about a foul call to a referee and Curry did the same.
Penguins regroup, Predators look for road magic in Game 5
PLUS Matt Murray made 24 saves to post his third career playoff shutout on Thursday and joined an exclusive club in the process. Neither Dumoulin nor Hainsey provide much offense, as the two combined for four goals and 32 points during the regular season.
More than 40000 children at risk in Syria's Raqqa
SDF fighters were armed mostly with light weapons including Kalashnikovs, and were also returning mortar fire on IS positions. Tensions around At-Tanaf have surged as pro-regime forces, including Iranian-backed militias, look to expand their influence.
Firefighter severely burnt in Knysna fire
Via twitter , many people have been volunteering their homes and cars for those leaving the area of the blaze. Strong winds and billowing smoke made it hard for the military to use helicopters to help put out the fires.
Apple's Announces HomePod to Rival Amazon Echo
It's part of Apple's effort to entice professionals with tablets that can handle many tasks previously reserved for laptops. For Apple, having one would further broaden the role that its software, services and gadgets play in people's lives.
Eric Trump Calls Father's Critics 'Not Even People'
And that seems nearly ethical compared to what Donald Trump-the man Eric is defending-did with the money from his own charity. This assured donors that every penny that they donated was going towards helping kids with cancer , as reported by Newsweek .