More than two million Virginians have already cast ballots, but that hasn’t diminished the drama of Election Day, coming with attendant fears of civil unrest, uncertainty over when results might be revealed and the added complications of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
If you need to brush up on what’s on your ballot, you can review Graham Moomaw’s thorough primer on what’s at stake for Virginia today. For deep dives on the potentially historic redistricting amendment voters will consider, read here and here.
Polls are open today from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. To find your polling place, where you can vote in person or drop off your absentee ballot, go to the Department of Elections’ citizen portal.
And, most importantly, check back with us for coverage of developments that could stretch past tonight and into the coming days.