Candidate Details

Don Beyer

House - Incumbent

Rep. Don Beyer was first elected to represent Virginia’s 8th Congressional District in 2014, where he succeeded former Rep. Jim Moran. Prior to serving in Congress, Rep. Beyer served two terms as Lieutenant Governor of Virginia from 1990 to 1998. The Congressman was Howard Dean’s national finance chair in 2004 and served as Ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein from 2009 to 2013. Rep. Beyer is a strong supporter of the US-Israel partnership and understands that a two-state solution is crucial to Israel’s survival.