First, the results of the straw poll from Rep. Gerry Connolly’s 2017 St. Patrick’s Day party this evening, which was attended by somewhere around 1,000 people: Ralph Northam 78%-Tom Perriello 22%; Justin Fairfax 78%-Susan Platt 16%- Gene Rossi 6%.
Next, here’s Fairfax County Board Chair Sharon Bulova introducing elected officials.
Now, here’s Rep. Gerry Connolly addressing the crowd on what he likes to call the “holiest night of the year” for him.
Brief remarks by Virginia AG Mark Herring..
Gubernatorial candidate Ralph Northam.
Gubernatorial candidate Tom Perriello.
Lt. Governor candidate Susan Platt.
Lt. Governor candidate Justin Fairfax.
Lt. Governor candidate Gene Rossi.