The push for the governor's seat continues here in Virginia.

Saturday, the GOP candidate, Ken Cuccinelli could be seen in Lynchburg with a big name politician backing him for the job.

Former Arkansas governor, Mike Huckabee, joined a crowd at Liberty University to talk about what changes are necessary in the Commonwealth.

He also said the Republican roster is one that would benefit politics in both Richmond and on Capitol Hill.

"You've got an incredible line up on your team, quality people that will make Virginia proud and will make America proud," said Huckabee.

Your Hometown News Leader is gearing up to host the gubernatorial debate on October 24th at Virginia Tech.

The governor's election is November 5th.