In most of the recent primaries in Virginia, most were won by the candidate with the most money. However, that was not the case in three Senate primaries.
In the 16th senate district Democrat incumbent Rosalyn Dance spent an astonishing $432,326 to lose Joe Morrissey who spent only $63,153.
Wayne Powell in the 11th senate district spent $84,598 in his primary losing to Amanda Pohl to spent $62,106.
Another big spender was Ron Meyer in the 13th senate district. He spent $223,026 while his opponent, Geary Higgins won after spending $218,353.
VPAP.org has produced a chart showing all the big spenders for state senate seats:
In the House of Delegates only two big spenders lost:
Click here to make the graphs interactive.