Jen Kiggans

Washington Post

Special election set for Virginia Senate seat Jen Kiggans will vacate

RICHMOND — A special election will take place Jan. 10 to fill the Virginia Senate seat being vacated by Jen A. Kiggans, who is heading to Congress. One week after Kiggans (R-Virginia Beach) unseated Rep. Elaine Luria (D-Va.) in Virginia’s 2nd Congressional District, Gov. Glenn Youngkin (R) and state Senate President Pro Tempore L. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth) separately set the date, one day before the General Assembly kicks off its annual session on Jan. 11.
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Jen Kiggans wins House race in Virginia

DUMFRIES, Va. (AP) — Republican Jen Kiggans has defeated Democratic Congresswoman Elaine Luria to represent coastal Virginia’s highly competitive and newly drawn 2nd District. Kiggans is a state senator, nurse practitioner and former U.S. Navy helicopter pilot. She defeated Luria, a fellow vet who served as a Navy...
Houston Chronicle

Who is Jen Kiggans, the Republican who ousted Rep. Elaine Luria?

State Sen. Jen A. Kiggans (R-Virginia Beach) is projected to oust Rep. Elaine Luria (D-Va.) in a rare race between two pioneering female Navy veterans in one of Virginia's most notorious swing districts. Kiggans leveraged her background as a retired Navy helicopter pilot and a geriatric nurse practitioner to put...

Jen Kiggans defeats incumbent Elaine Luria in closely watched House race

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Republican State Sen. Jen Kiggans won the U.S. House election in Virginia's 2nd Congressional District, defeating the two-term Democratic incumbent Elaine Luria in a hotly contested race. As of 8:30 a.m. Wednesday morning, Kiggans was leading Luria 52% to 48%. The Associated Press called the...

Elaine Luria, Jen Kiggans bring in big names ahead of Election Day

NORFOLK, Va. — In the home stretch of the 2022 elections, the candidates vying for the hotly-contested U.S. House seat in Virginia's 2nd Congressional District are closing the race with some big names. The Democratic incumbent, U.S. Rep. Elaine Luria, and her Republican challenger, State Sen. Jen Kiggans, have...