Wilt, Robinson Win Special Elections; Caucus Back to Full Strength

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In today’s special elections, Tony Wilt and Roxann Robinson were elected to fill the two vacancies in the House of Delegates, returning the Caucus to 61 members.

The State Board of Elections has the unofficial returns at its website:

Delegate-elect Wilt will represent the 26th District, which includes the City of Harrisonburg and part of Rockingham County. Wilt succeeds former delegate Matt Lohr, who resigned to become Commissioner of the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

Delegate-elect Robinson will represent the 27th District, which covers a portion of Chesterfield County. Robinson succeeds former delegate Sam Nixon, who resigned to become Virginia’s Chief Information Officer and head of the Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA).

Biographical information on the two delegates-elect is available on their respective websites: