Mary Sue Terry on women in politics: “There’s something wrong with this picture” | Local News
Terry, 73, lives on the family farm in Patrick County, where she is retired from public office but not from politics.
“Mark Herring is stuck in the past,” Terry says in a current advertisement for Jay Jones, who is running for the Democratic nomination for Attorney General against incumbent Mark Herring. Herring “supported an animal rights office before he supported a civil rights office.”
Terry’s political career began in 1978, when she was elected as a state delegate and ended when she lost to George Allen in a bid for the governorship in 1993.
“It was a bad year for Democrats,” Terry said. “You can plan an outdoor wedding,…