Let’s jump right into it.
Virginia Republicans have a really good chance to win all three statewide offices – Governor, Lt. Governor, and Attorney General – and also winning back the majority in the House of Delegates.
- Virginia is more center-right than center-left. A February CNU Wason center poll showed that Virginia voters self ID 47% center-right vs the 42% who ID as center-left. Ideologically, Republicans have a 5 point lead.
- The national narrative no longer is a wind in their face, but a wind at their back. Recent polling shows this:
Those numbers are hard to ignore and the Republicans need to work on winning Independents back before voting begins in September – but it’s…