Amanda Chase


'Trump in heels' Amanda Chase discontinues congressional run after redistricting

Conservative Virginia state Sen. Amanda Chase (R) announced on Monday that she will not run for Congress this year as a result of redistricting. Virginia's new congressional map, which was approved by the commonwealth's Supreme Court last week, moved Chase's current residence from the 7th Congressional District to the 1st, which is currently represented by GOP Rep. Rob Wittman .

Republican Amanda Chase ends run for House seat after redistricting

A Republican Virginia state senator ended her run for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives in a letter Monday. Amanda Chase, who calls herself "Trump in Heels," announced her withdrawal from the congressional race to represent the state's 7th District when the map disqualified her from running against Democratic Rep. Abigail Spanberger and instead faced her against GOP Rep. Rob Wittman in the state's 1st Congressional District.

State Sen. Amanda Chase announces bid for Congress

State Sen. Amanda Chase, R-Chesterfield, announced last week that she is seeking the Republican nomination for the 7th Congressional District. The seat is currently occupied by Democrat and former CIA agent Rep. Abigail Spanberger, whose upset over incumbent Dave Brat in 2018 marked the first time since 1968 that a Democrat won the district.

Sen. Amanda Chase to run for Congress

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) - Sen. Amanda Chase, the Chesterfield County Republican who unsuccessfully ran for Governor this year, has set her sights on another office. Earlier this week, Chase announced she’s seeking the Republican nomination in the 7th Congressional District, which includes suburbs of Richmond. We spoke with Chase in...

State Sen. Amanda Chase plans Congressional run and more Virginia headlines

Our daily roundup of headlines from Virginia and elsewhere. • Sen. Amanda Chase, a Chesterfield Republican who has embraced Trump-style politics, announced she will join the GOP nomination contest to challenge U.S. Rep. Abigail Spanberger in next year’s midterms.—Washington Post. • The state’s jail board reached an agreement to allow...

Sen. Amanda Chase running for Congress

MIDLOTHIAN, Va. (WINA) – State Senator Amanda Chase announced on Wed, Nov 18, that she hopes to unseat 7th District Representative Abigail Spanberger. Chase has served Virginia’s 11th District as a state senator since 2016. The Republican who gave herself the moniker “Trump in Heels” was censured by the Virginia...

Sen. Amanda Chase announces run for Congress in 7th District

State Sen. Amanda Chase, a top Virginia supporter of former President Donald Trump who sought the GOP nomination for governor, formally announced Wednesday that she will seek the party’s nomination for Congress in the 7th District. Chase, who calls herself “a maverick for the people,” opposes COVID-19 vaccine mandates and...