LETTER- McCauliffe campaign helped Creigh
In addition to your good coverage as to why Deeds won the Democratic primary, "A Coup for Creigh Deeds: How Deeds got it done dirt cheap," one important factor was omitted.
McCauliffe's boatload of money included unending (and seemingly uncoordinated) phone banks, whether robo-calls which are offensive in their own right, or local callers. Some of the latter were also quite uninformed about their candidate's positions.
In short, a good deal of the pro-Deeds votes were protest votes against McCauliffe's hyper-aggressive campaign to invade our privacy, night after night, after night, after...
It was a textbook case of bad campaign management.