Virginia Beach Democratic candidates to speak about Charlottesville in joint appearance

By Isabel Dobrin
The Virginian-Pilot
Aug 13, 2017


Six Democratic candidates in Virginia Beach will make a joint appearance Sunday to discuss the chaos that erupted in Charlottesville yesterday.

The candidates will speak at 3 p.m. at the party’s coordinated campaign office at 5600 Virginia Beach Blvd, according to a news release.

The candidates in attendance include Kimberly Anne Tucker, House of Delegates’ 81st District; Leigh Anne Bowling, House of Delegates’ 82nd District; Veronica Coleman, House of Delegates’ 84th District; Kelly Fowler, House of Delegates’ 21st District; John Bell, Sheriff; and Susan Bates Hippen, Treasurer.

After the appearance the candidates will join a unity vigil set to begin at 4 p.m. at Central Park near Town Center.

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