Bigfoot Obsessive GOP Nominee Riggleman Bests Dem Cockburn In VA-05

Republican distillery owner Denver Riggleman, known for his extreme fascination with Bigfoot, has defeated journalist and Democratic candidate Leslie Cockburn in Virginia’s 5th Congressional District. Incumbent Rep. Tom Garrett (R-VA) announced in May that he would not seek reelection. NBC News and CBS News have called the race for Cockburn.

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