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BIG WHISKEY AND THE GROOGRUX KING: Boyd Tinsley of Charlottesville's Dave Matthews Band cut a $25,000 check to Moving Virginia Forward last week.
HD35: Democratic candidate Mark Keam, who is now in a 4-way primary battle for the seat vacated by Steve Shannon after the exit of Vienna Town Councilwoman Edythe Kelleher raised over $130,000 before the end of the first quarter, and currently has about $100,000 cash on hand. (PDF)
HD47: Candidates for the open seat left vacant by the retirement of Delegate Al Eisenberg will meet for their first debate on Tuesday, April 2nd before a meeting of the Barcroft School and Civic League. 7:30-10:00 PM at the Community House (800 S. Buchanan St., Arlington, VA).
HD17: There are now five candidates filed in the fracas to replace Delegate Fralin in Roanoke. Roanoke City Councilwoman Gwen Mason is the only Democrat to have filed.
Will there be a rash of April 1 candidate filings to avoid having to file a finance report on the 15th? We'll see.