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Voters to choose governor in bellwether state of Virginia

By DW
08 November 2017   |   12:23 pm
Voters are heading for the polls in the US state of Virginia in a closely watched election that is seen as an early referendum on the presidency of Donald Trump and an indicator of Democratic prospects in the 2018 midterm congressional races.

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