A woman named Meredith Watson came forward Friday to accuse Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of raping her while they were students at Duke University in 2000, just days after Dr. Vanessa Tyson alleged Fairfax sexually assaulted her in 2004.
Between the lines, via UVA Center for Politics Director Larry Sabato: "Just think—almost one week ago, Lt Gov Justin Fairfax seemed to be hours away from being sworn in as Virginia Governor, with just about everyone calling for Gov. Northam to resign. Now Northam says he’s staying, and Fairfax may well be on the way out."