Ed Gillespie Wins VA GOP Senate Nomination

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A former Republican presidential adviser will face Democratic Senator Mark Warner in his bid for re-election.

Ed Gillespie won the nomination at the state republican convention in Roanoke Saturday.

The former Republican national committee chairman and corporate lobbyist beat out three rivals for the nomination.

Gillespie will kick off a statewide "Economic Growth Tour" Sunday.  Stops in Charlottesville, Harrisonburg, and Culpeper are scheduled for Monday.