Meet the Candidates: Dan Ward

Meet the Candidates: Dan Ward
Posted at 10:44 PM, Apr 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-11 12:10:13-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- With November's elections just around the corner, and the primary coming up in June, it's time to meet the candidates.

All the candidates in the major races have been invited on the CBS-6 news at 7 p.m. and we'll put all the interviews right here at

Monday night Dan Ward, who is running for the Democratic nomination in District 7 to face Republican incumbent Dave Brat, stopped by the studio.

Ward said getting affordable health care to more Virginians, and taking better care of veterans were among his top priorities.

Depend on CBS 6 News and for complete Campaign 2018 coverage. Watch CBS 6 News at 7 p.m. with Bill Fitzgerald for our "Meet the Candidates" interviews. Here's a tentative schedule: 

Senate Race
Tim Kaine – Monday, April 2
Corey Stewart – Wednesday, April 18
E.W. Jackson – Friday, April 6
Nick Freitas - TBD

7th District Race
Dave Brat - Monday, April 23
Abigail Spanberger – Thursday, April 19
Dan Ward – Monday, April 9
Helen Alli – Wednesday, April 11

4th District Race
Donald McEachin – Tuesday, April 3
Shion Fenty – Tuesday, April 10
Ryan McAdams – Thursday, April 12

Be sure you're registered to vote in the primaries on Tuesday, June 12 and then on Election Day on Tuesday, Nov. 6.  Click here for the Virginia Department of Elections website.