The Race for Richmond: Virginia gubernatorial race polls reveal election enthusiasm gap

Democrat Terry McAuliffeTerry McAuliffeNortham announces final steps in clearing, ceding area where Lee monument stood Judges uphold GOP win for Virginia state House seat, cementing party control of chamber To empower parents, reinvent schools MORE and Republican Glenn YoungkinGlenn YoungkinActivists preparing for midterms with abortion as a key issue Northam announces final steps in clearing, ceding area where Lee monument stood Judges uphold GOP win for Virginia state House seat, cementing party control of chamber MORE are polling neck and neck in Virginia just days ahead of next week's gubernatorial election, a race viewed as a bellwether ahead of the next year's midterm elections.

The Hill's Julia Manchester explains the enthusiasm gap between Democrats and Republicans and how national political figures such as President Biden and former President Trump may be impacting the contest.

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