The Democratic Party of Virginia (DPVA) Chairwoman Susan Swecker released the following statement after Levar Stoney won the Richmond Mayoral Race:
"I want to extend a heartfelt congratulations to my friend, Levar Stoney, on winning his campaign for Richmond's mayor. Levar is a principled Democrat and I have had the privilege of knowing him for many years as he worked to build a bright future for Virginians. I have every confidence in his leadership and fresh approach to usher in a new Richmond. Levar will bring an unparalleled passion, energy, and work ethic to City Hall and I am thrilled to see what he accomplishes for the people of Richmond."