Republican Del. Richard L. Anderson’s turf includes Prince William County’s Coles District, a political bellwether in Virginia. Voters there aren’t happy. In interviews with more than 40 of them, only one expressed enthusiasm for either major-party candidate for governor.
Oct. 18, 2013Del. Richard L. Anderson (R-Prince William) talks with Terri Hoerer in the Coles Magisterial District, Virginia’s most reliable political barometer. Hoerer says she is so fed up with the major-party candidates for governor that she will vote for the other one. Neither she nor Anderson could remember his name, however. The Coles District has been on the winning side in about 12 of the last statewide elections.Dayna Smith/For the Washington Post