Ralph S. Northam, a physician and state senator from Norfolk, is the Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor of Virginia. (associated press)
State Sen. Ralph S. Northam, Norfolk Democrat, said power-sharing — where the two parties would divide committees equally or appoint co-chairmen to key panels — would be out of the question if he wins the lieutenant governor race. (Associated Press)
**FILE** Sen. Ralph S. Northam, D-Norfolk during the floor session of the Senate in Richmond, Va., Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2009. (AP Photo/Richmond Times-Dispatch, Bob Brown).