Special Election

About the January 10, 2023 Special Election


A Special Election has been called to fill the seat vacated in Senate District 7. The Special Election occurs on January 10, 2023 and early voting starts on December 2, 2022.

City Councilman Aaron Rouse

For the Virginia State Senate, District 7

Aaron was born and raised in Virginia Beach. He attended First Colonial High School and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Rouse was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the 2007 NFL Draft and also played for the New York Giants and Arizona Cardinals. After retiring from the National Football League, Rouse returned home to Virginia Beach to begin his career in public service.