Del. Jason Miyares is expected to become Virginia’s next attorney general.
Miyares is expected to defeat his Democratic opponent, incumbent Mark Herring.
In 2017, Mark Herring received 1,385,390 votes while John Adams received 1,209,540 votes. This equates to 53.3% of the vote for Herring and 46.6% of the vote for Adams.
(2,727 / 2,855)
Herring announced Wednesday evening that he called Miyares to congratulate the delegate on winning the attorney general race.
My Statement on Virginia’s 2021 Election Result: pic.twitter.com/ePYueEisJO— Mark Herring (@MarkHerringVA) November 3, 2021
Miyares is a former prosecutor and currently serves Virginia Beach in the House of Delegates.
Herring has served as attorney general since he was initially elected 2014.
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