By Steve Jalsevac

November 3, 2009 ( – At 10:45 p.m. Tuesday evening, voting results indicate major upsets in the Virginia and New Jersey Governors races, with Republicans being declared the winners in both states.

In Virginia, Republican Bob McDonnell has won the governorship over Democrat Gov. Deeds.  In New Jersey, Politico had declared Republican Chris Christie the victor over incumbent Democrat Gov. Jon Corzine although Christie has only a 4.5 point lead with 91% of the vote having been reported.

In the New York District 23 race, Doug Hoffman is trailing his Democrat opponent with 63% of the vote in. Hoffman is 3.9% behind Owens.

LifeSiteNews will provide more complete coverage on the results in a Tuesday report.