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Angela Reason beats incumbent for circuit court clerk seat in Newport News

Angela Reason is running for the Circuit Court Clerk position in Newport News. (WYDaily/ Courtesy of Angela Reason)
Angela Reason is running for the Circuit Court Clerk position in Newport News. (WYDaily/ Courtesy of Angela Reason)

NEWPORT NEWS — Angela Reason, a small business owner, was elected to the circuit court clerk seat in a close victory, according to unofficial results Tuesday night.

Reason topped challenger Gary Anderson, the incumbent Republican candidate who previously served as chief deputy before being elected to the circuit court position in 2015.

Reason is a Navy contractor and co-owner of DNA Logistics, Inc., a family owned freight carrier company in Newport News.

Here’s the Newport News Clerk of Court unofficial results from the 46 precincts:

  • Angela F. Reason, Democrat: 24,152 votes — 61.81 percent
  • Gary S. Anderson, Republican (Incumbent): 14,592 votes — 37.34 percent
  • Write-in: 330 votes — 0.84 percent

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Julia Marsigliano
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Julia Marsigliano is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She covers everything on the Peninsula from local government and law enforcement agencies to family-run businesses and weather updates. Before WYDaily, she covered Hampton and Newport News for WYDaily’s sister publication, HNNDaily before both publications merged in December 2018. Julia was born in Tokyo, Japan and moved to Long Island, New York in 2001. A true New Yorker, she loves pizza, bagels and good Chinese food. Send comments, tips and other tidbits to julia@localvoicemedia.com. You can follow her on Twitter at @jmarsigliano

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