Roanoke, VA -- Democrat Sam Rasoul
will be the next delegate to represent the 11th District.
He won a special
election Tuesday by a significant margin over Roanoke Sheriff Octavia Johnson.
The latest numbers from the State Board
of Elections tonight - Rasoul with 70% of the vote.
He will fill the seat vacated by Delegate Onzlee Ware,
who was reelected in November but shortly after announced he was stepping down
to care for his ailing mother.