Ben Chafin Wins Special Election for Senate Seat

Republican Ben Chafin has won the 38th District Special Election for Senate Seat.The Virginia Board of Elections' website says Chafin got 59% of the vote, compared to Democrat Mike Hymes with 32%.If Chafin's victory is confirmed Republicans will control 21 seats in the Senate compared to the Democrats' 19.Chafin will replace Democrat Phil Puckett who suddenly resigned in June.