Campbell County Democrats

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Congressional Candidates

 A primary will be held June 9, 2020 to determine who will receive the Democratic nomination

for Virginia's Fifth Congressional District.

Roger Dean Huffstetler

Roger Dean "RD" Huffstetler is a former Marine and businessman, who developed a technology start-up. He graduated college on the Georgia Hope Scholarship and later Harvard Unviersity on return from the Middle East on the GI Bill. His wife, Emily, is an OB-GYN and they live in Charlottesville with their daughter.


John Lesinski

John Lesinski has been a Virginian since he left the Marines 30 years ago. He currently serves on the Rappahannock County Board of Supervisors, and was former chair of the local school board. John has also been on numerous public health non-profit boards. He lives in Washington with his wife, Heidi.

Claire Russo

Claire Russo is a former Marine and has been an advocate for women's equality. Upon returning home from Afghanistan, she worked as a special Council on Foreign Relations International Affairs fellow. Her husband is an Army Special Forces Officer, and a native to Albemarle. She lives in Albemarle County with him and their three kids.

Dr. Cameron Webb

Raised in Spotsylvania, Virginia, Dr. Cameron Webb is a physician and Director of Health Policy at the University of Virginia. He served as a fellow under both the Obama and Trump administrations. He also has a law degree. His wife is also a physician and a native of Appomattox. They live in Albemarle County with their two kids.