It’s difficult to overstate how rapidly the fast-growing 10th CD’s politics have shifted. It’s the most college-educated GOP-held district in the country, and 37 percent of its residents are non-white. In 2011, Republicans drew it to elect one of their own. But in 2017 Democrat Ralph Northam annihilated Ed Gillespie 56 percent to 43 percent in the 10th CD. Down-ballot, the “blue wave” swept out six overlapping incumbent GOP state delegates.
June 19, 2018 at 11:30 AM EDT