Democratic Party of Virginia (DPVA) Chairwoman Susan Swecker released the following statement on Delegate Lionell Spruill Sr.'s primary win in Virginia's 5th Senate District:
"I'd like to congratulate Delegate Lionell Spruill Sr. on his win in Virginia's 5th Senate District primary. I'd also like to congratulate Delegate Joe Lindsey for running a hard-fought race, and continuing to be a strong voice for the people of Norfolk.
"Del. Spruill is a proven leader who has shown an unwavering commitment to serving his constituents and fighting to make Virginia a better place for all. We look forward to welcoming Senator Spruill to the Virginia Senate in November where we know he will work just as hard on behalf of the constituents of Senate District 5 and Virginia. "