Field Notes: 2016 Elections



In six and a half months, Stoney's campaign transformed him from a virtual unknown into Richmond's mayor-elect, delivering an improbable outright win that few, if any, outside of his team predicted. How did they do it? more

Nov 18, 2016 1:30 PM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

The political ascent of Levar Stoney was made official late Wednesday, when Virginia’s former secretary of the commonwealth was declared Richmond’s mayor-elect. more

Nov 9, 2016 10:30 PM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

Former Venture Richmond executive Jack Berry on Wednesday evening conceded the Richmond mayoral election to Levar Stoney in a statement from his campaign. more

Nov 9, 2016 7:59 PM Field Notes: 2016 Elections 2 Comments

Richmond’s two top mayoral candidates are in a holding pattern Wednesday morning after an election night that did not render an official outcome and little went as expected. more

Nov 9, 2016 10:45 AM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

Richmond City Council incumbents swept their races, but a School Board shakeup left only one incumbent safe. more

Nov 9, 2016 8:20 AM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

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Welcome to Richmond magazine's blog on the 2016 campaign in Richmond. It's all up for grabs: mayor, all nine city council seats and all nine school board seats. The fields will be crowded, the races heated and the issues contentious. Tune in. Talk back. Send us tips at markr [at] richmag [dot] com.