Virginia elections, 2012
The state of Virginia is holding elections on November 6, 2012.
|What's on the Virginia Ballot in 2012|
|U.S. Senate (1 seat)|
|U.S. House (11 seats)|
|Ballot measures (
Jim Webb (D) is not running for re-election.
Currently, Republicans hold an 8-3 edge in the 11 Congressional districts.
|Members of the U.S. House from Virginia -- Partisan Breakdown|
|Party||As of November 2012||After the 2012 Election|
- See also: Virginia 2012 ballot measures
The ballot measures certified are:
|Question 1||Eminent domain||Would limit instances when private property could be taken for public use||
|Question 2||State legislatures||Allows the legislature to delay the start of its veto session by up to one week.||
Eligibility to Vote
- See also: Voting in the 2012 primary elections
Virginia is one of 19 states to use an open primary system. Voters must register to vote in the primary by May 21, 2012, which is 22 days before the primary takes place. (Information about registering to vote)