VoteVets endorsed Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam (D) on Thursday.
VoteVets Chairman Jon Soltz: ““Ralph Northam served this nation with honor and integrity, in the Army. … He will be a Governor that the commonwealth can be proud of.” (release)
ALL ABOARD. “Ian Sams, who was most recently a regional communications director on Hillary Clinton’s campaign, is heading to Virginia to join” former Rep. Tom Perriello’s (D) “gubernatorial campaign as communications director. Sams previously worked for the DNC.
“Remi Yamamoto, who was the Clinton campaign’s Virginia regional press secretary, is also joining Perriello’s campaign as press secretary.” (Politico)
ROE, ROE, ROE YOUR BOAT. Northam’s campaign announced Friday the endorsement of almost two dozen political leaders and community activists from Roanoke, including state senators, delegates, party chairs, and Mayor Sherman Lea. (release)