Those of you west of Mosby/Mechanicsville or north and east of the general CHPN coverage area get to vote today in a special election for State Senate District 9 (map). Democrat Jennifer McClellan and Libertarian Corey Fauconier are vying for the seat left vacant by Donald McEachin’s election to the new 4th Congressional District.
Jennifer McClellan has served in the Virginia House of Delegates from the 71st District since 2005. She is also Assistant General Counsel at Verizon Communications.
Corey “Sage” Fauconier has worked with nonprofits Concerned Black Men CARES, Get Involved RVA, Toastmasters International, Toastmasters International Youth Leadership, S.L.A.N.G. and the Richmond Crusade for Voters. He worked as the Campaign Manager for Carl R. Loser for Virginia State Senate in 2015, and was selected as the Communications Chair of the Libertarian Party of Virginia in 2016.
The rest of the CHPN coverage area is in State Senate District 16, represented by Rosalyn Dance (map).