CAMPAIGN BUSINESS: Shawn Mitchell uses his business, Modern Mechanical in Ashburn, Va., to announce the endorsements of state Sens. Louise L. Lucas (left) and Mary Margaret Whipple in his bid for a Virginia Senate seat. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

CAMPAIGN BUSINESS: Shawn Mitchell uses his business, Modern Mechanical in Ashburn, Va., to announce the endorsements of state Sens. Louise L. Lucas (left) and Mary Margaret Whipple in his bid for a Virginia Senate seat. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)