President Donald Trump received mostly negative evaluations in a new Virginia statewide survey by the University of Mary Washington, with 55 percent of adult Virginians saying they disapprove of his job performance, while 37 percent approve.
Virginia Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam (D) and Republican nominee Ed Gillespie remain locked in a tight contest for governor of Virginia, with 44 percent of likely voters favoring Northam and 39 percent backing Gillespie in a new University of Mary Washington statewide survey.
University of Mary Washington Political Science Professor Stephen Farnsworth will kick off the 2016 National Security Lecture Series on Wednesday, Oct. 5, at the University’s Dahlgren Campus Center for Education and Research. His talk, “The 2016 Presidential Election: Clinton, Trump and Their Contrasting Views on National Security,” will begin at 8:30 a.m.
The University of Mary Washington will host a 1st Congressional District Debate on Monday, Oct. 24, at 7:30 p.m. in George Washington Hall’s Dodd Auditorium.
Ed Gillespie, a Republican who narrowly lost a U.S. Senate seat two years ago, is favored to become the Republican nominee for governor next year, according to a new University of Mary Washington poll.