October 1, 2022

Biden’s Popularity Rises (CTV News)

New poll shows voters split between Kaine and Youngkin in hypothetical Senate race (WRIC)

Voters motivated in midterm elections according to new statewide survey from UMW (Fredericksburg Today; B101.5)

Yesli Vega Declines to Debate, Keeps Hiding Extreme Positions from Virginians (CBS19 News; Blue Virginia)

Schapiro: For Spanberger, the road back to DC runs through RVA (Richmond Times-Dispatch; Culpeper Star-Exponent)

UMW poll shows most Virginians grade their local school district school high (WINA; Blue Virginia)

Early voting begins with ‘steady trickle’ in key Virginia congressional races (Richmond Times-Dispatch; Culpeper Star-Exponent)

Farnsworth Shares Political Expertise With ‘The Washington Post’

Professor of Political Science Stephen Farnsworth

Professor of Political Science Stephen Farnsworth

Professor of Political Science Stephen Farnsworth spoke with The Washington Post for an article titled, “Spanberger has centered a stock-trading ban. Pelosi says a vote is coming.” Spanberger’s vocal push to police lawmakers’ stock-trading abilities hits a sweet spot in politics, Farnsworth said, finding a unifying issue that taps into people’s frustration with elites in Washington that transcends party lines. Read more.

Farnsworth’s other recent media mentions include:
Augusta Free Press: No thanks, PAC man

No thanks, PAC man (Augusta Free Press)

Spanberger has centered a stock-trading ban. Pelosi says a vote is coming. (The Washington Post)