Important Virginia election facts

POSTED: 1:02 PM Nov 07 2012   UPDATED: 11:24 PM Nov 06 2012

We have some important facts about the election in Virginia.

According to The Associated Press, Obama and Romney's battle for Virginia's 13 electoral votes is at a deadlock.

Tim Kaine has a slight edge over his republican challenger George Allen in Virginia's race.

All eleven Virginia congressmen are defending their seats. Eight of these are republican, three are democrat.

Absentee voting is slightly up in Virginia at about 2.8%.