On Saturday Senator Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Fauquier) told the Richmond Times Dispatch that she intends to run for lieutenant governor next year.
I’m running,â€ she told the Richmond Times-Dispatch. I’ve had a lot of people from all around the state engage me and ask me to run, and Iâ€™m incredibly flattered and incredibly humbled.â€
â€œI think this is an awesome opportunity,
â€œWe need to get our mojo back as a party,â€
Senator Vogel is a married lawyer, a managing partner at Holtzman Vogel Josefiak Torchinsky PLLC, located in Warrenton and Washington DC. Â She is also the mother of 6 children.
Others who have expressed an interest in running for lieutenant governor include Sen. Bryce E. Reeves (R-Spotsylvania); Pete Snyder, who lost the nomination for LG in 2013; and Danny Vargas, a Northern Virginia businessman who ran for delegate last year.
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