It's the kind of spat you'd expect to find on daytime TV.
An anonymous email alleging an affair. Electronic records that suggest a surprise culprit. Accusations. Recriminations. A once close friendship destroyed.
But it's not a soap opera. It's the GOP primary for lieutenant governor in Virginia. A contest that's typically a little-watched election has turned into a messy public scandal.
Earlier this week, state Sen. Bryce Reeves' lawyer wrote to Sen. Jill Vogel and her husband saying there is "strong evidence" they, or someone at their direction, sent an email to state Republicans alleging Reeves was having an affair with a campaign staffer. The letter asks...