Spotlight! Next Up Victory Fund Endorses in Virginia

Delegate candidate Kathy Tran for District 42 welcomes PFAW to her office.

PFAW’s Next Up Victory Fund is helping progressive candidates win state and local races across the country with the goal of turning states blue and building a deep bench of progressive candidates The Next Up Victory Fund supports young candidates who reflect the progressive movement and will be champions of our values for years to come. Next Up is particularly focused on supporting rising stars and building progressive power in key states like Virginia. All Virginia candidates are up for election this November, presenting a real opportunity to create change.

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Meet the Candidates


Lashrecse Aird

House of Delegates, District 63
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Alex Askew

House of Delegates, District 85
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Zachary Brown

State Senate, District 10
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Jennifer Carroll Foy

House of Delegates, District 2
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Lee Carter

House of Delegates, District 50
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Joshua Cole

House of Delegates, District 28
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Karrie Delaney

House of Delegates, District 67
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Steve Descano

Fairfax Commonwealth’s Attorney
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Kelly Fowler

House of Delegates, District 21
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Karl Frisch

Fairfax County School Board,
Providence District
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Morgan Goodman

House of Delegates, District 55
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Justin Hannah

Loudoun County Sheriff, VA
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Dan Helmer

House of Delegates, District 40
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Phil Hernandez

House of Delegates, District 100
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Sally Hudson

House of Delegates, District 57
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Chris Hurst

House of Delegates, District 12
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Jay Jones

House of Delegates, District 89
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Flo Ketner

State Senate, District 19
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Joshua King

Prince William County Sheriff
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Jennifer Kitchen

House of Delegates, District 25
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Rebecca Leser

House of Delegates, District 96
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Jennifer Lewis

House of Delegates, District 20
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Michael Mullin

House of Delegates, District 93
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Michael Payne

Charlottesville City Council, VA
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Amanda Pohl

State Senate, District 11
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Qasim Rashid

State Senate, District 28
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Danica Roem

House of Delegates, District 13
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Ibraheem Samirah

House of Delegates, District 86
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Eric Stamps

House of Delegates, District 14
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Kathy Tran

House of Delegates, District 42
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Schuyler VanValkenburg

House of Delegates, District 72
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