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2021 Virginia lieutenant governor election results: Winsome Sears vs Hala Ayala


The general election for the 42nd lieutenant governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, United States took place on November 2, 2021. Here are the results:

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Winsome Earle SearsRepublican1,657,276
Hala S. AyalaDemocrat1,603,300

Who is the incumbent lieutenant governor of Virginia?

Justin Edward Fairfax is the 41st and incumbent lieutenant governor of Virginia. He assumed office on January 13, 2018.

A member of the Democratic Party, Fairfax is the second African-American elected statewide in Virginia. The first one was Douglas Wilder, who served as the 66th Virginia governor from January 13, 1990 to January 15, 1994.

Fairfax won the Virginia lieutenant governor general election in November 2017. He ran for Virginia governor but lost to Terry McAuliffe in the Democratic primary election in June 2021.

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