5:11 am
Sun November 3, 2013

McAuliffe Holds Lead In Va. Governor Contest

Originally published on Sun November 3, 2013 10:18 am

Tuesday's election is seen as a key off-year contest, and a test of strength for both parties leading up to the 2014 elections. But it's beginning to look like a rout. Democrat Terry McAuliffe is leading Republican Ken Cuccinelli by as much as 12 points. The race appears to have turned into a referendum on Cuccinelli's conservative views.