Virginia primary election opens Tuesday

Voters can pick candidates in the 1st, 2nd, 4th and 6th districts.

The polls open for registered voters to cast their ballots in the primary election for state and federal races at 6 a.m. Tuesday.

On the Republican ticket, area voters will choose between incumbent Robert W. “Bob” Goodlatte and Harry Griego in the 6th District.

The polls will close at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

All voters must show an acceptable form of photo identification, including any ID issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia, any ID issued by the U.S. government, an employer-issued photo ID or a student photo issued by a school in Virginia.

Access information online at or by calling 1-800-552-9745, ext. 1.

Contact staff writer Jake Zuckerman at 540-465-5137 ext. 152, or

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