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Joshua Cole

Running for House of Delegates 28
Virginia
Election: Nov. 7, 2017

Joshua Cole, the "son of the 28th," is a longtime resident and product of Stafford County and Fredericksburg. A pastor, educational aide, and a staffer in the State Senate, Joshua has experienced the struggles faced by citizens of the Commonwealth.

As the first African American House candidate in the 28th District, Joshua will bring a fresh direction to the region by ending the 30 years of Republican control over the seat.

Issues: Gridlock traffic, lack of job growth, stagnant wages, socioeconomic inequality, and lack of education funding.