SENATE DEMOCRATS' STATEMENT ON JENNIFER McCLELLAN'S VICTORY IN SD09

RICHMOND -- Today, voters in the ninth senate district overwhelmingly elected Del. Jennifer McClellan to succeed former Sen. Donald McEachin -- who was elected in November as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives.

Caucus Chair Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton) said, "Del. McClellan's commitment to promoting opportunity for working Virginians is second to none. Her robust legislative agenda is only one piece of why we are excited to have her join us in the Senate. She has demonstrated time and time again her commitment to serving her community and her Commonwealth. The Caucus is excited and eager to work with  Senator-elect McClellan as we continue to move Virginia forward."
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