Get ready for June 11 Democratic primary elections!


Choose from the local candidates vying to be our Democratic nominee in November.

We asked each candidate to fill out a questionnaire to help you decide. Responses are linked below.


Charlottesville City Council (responses):

  • Bob Fenwick

  • Sena Magill

  • Michael Payne (endorsed by Indivisible Charlottesville)

  • Brian Pinkston

  • Lloyd Snook

House District 57 (map, responses [note: Kathy Galvin did not respond to our questionnaire]):

  • Kathy Galvin

  • Sally Hudson (endorsed by Indivisible Charlottesville)

Senate District 17 (map, responses):

  • Ben Hixon

  • Amy Laufer

Albemarle County Sheriff (responses):

  • Chan Bryant

  • Patrick Estes

Albemarle Board of Supervisors, Rivanna District (map, responses):

  • Bea LaPisto Kirtley

  • Jerrod Smith