Candidates for Virginia Governor sound off on Virginia top business ranking

 Candidates for Virginia Governor sound off on Virginia top business ranking

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) – The economy is a top talker on the campaign trail for Virginia Governor, especially as we emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic.

But, Republican candidate Glenn Youngkin still says the state’s economy could be better.

“Unfortunately Virginia hasn’t performed like the number one state to do business in and we’ve watched our cost of living and our cost of doing business be ranked literally in the bottom half,” Glenn Youngkin, (R) Candidate for Virginia Governor.

Virginia got the top spot on CNBC list, in part, due to its educated workforce 39% with a bachelor’s degree or higher, third highest concentration of STEM workers and laws changed by democrats to make the state more inclusive.

“I’m excited. We’ve got to keep Virginia going. We’re the best state in America for business. We’re lifting her up. We’re going to lead us out of this COVID crisis,” Terry McAuliffe, (D) Candidate for Virginia…

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