New voters reflect on their rights ahead of election day.
by Charlotte Rene Woods
Politically purple, Virginia was a battleground state in the 2016 presidential election. Now, it is among the first to have a statewide election since last November and is considered to be an indication of which direction the nation may go, depending on who takes the helm as Virginia’s next governor. With Virginia’s gubernatorial race coming to a close as Election Day approaches, Style Weekly caught up with some fresh voters to talk about their feelings regarding what will be their first time voting.