A closer look at Tuesday’s primary results and some other political happenings.
The Republican from Botetourt County defeats Navy veteran Merritt Hale in Virginia’s 6th congressional district.
Navy veteran Merritt Hale challenges Rep. Ben Cline.
After the Virginia Supreme Court approves new maps, Cline runs in the 6th District, Griffith in the 9th.
The court reshaped some districts in eastern Virginia but left largely untouched the maps that put Ben Cline and Morgan Griffith in the same district.
New maps drawn by court experts would put incumbents in the same districts in at least three Senate districts, two House districts and one congressional district.