WAVY News 10’s Anita Blanton and Andy Fox interviewed the candidates separately on a range of topics. Their unedited responses aired from 7-8 p.m. Thursday. The taped roundtable discussions were broadcast at on all Nexstar stations in the Commonwealth.
The discussions with the candidates are part of a partnership with Norfolk State University.
Ahead of Election Day on November 2, polling has shown the race is very close, but has generally shown McAuliffe slightly ahead.
A Nexstar/Emerson College poll released Wednesday, October 6 shows Democrat Terry McAuliffe with 49% of support among likely voters in the governor’s race and Republican Glenn Youngkin with 48%, a difference well within the survey’s margin of error of plus or minus 3.9 percentage points.