On April 11th, at approximately noon at the Bedford County Administration Building, local pastor Joshua Ball announced his candidacy for the Virginia House of Delegates in the 19th district as the Constitution Party candidate. The incumbent is independent Delegate Lacey Putney. At the announcement, Constitution Party of Virginia Vice-Chairman and Robby Wells for President 2016 co-campaign manager Aaron Lyles officially gave Ball the endorsement and nomination of the party.
The following was taken from Joshua Ball’s campaign Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/pages/Joshua-Ball-for-House-of-Delegates/370233689756444):
“Joshua Ball is the Constitution Party’s nominee for the 19th district of the Virginia House of Delegates.
Campaign Office Phone Line: (540) 254-0140.BiographyJoshua Ball, 25, of Bedford, VA was born and raised in the Roanoke Valley. He is the Pastor of a local church in Bedford, VA and a volunteer rescue member with Bedford Life Saving Crew. Joshua married his beautiful wife Kayla, on September 4, 2010. They are proud parents of their son, Elyshah and are expecting their second child in June. From his childhood until now, he has always loved to serve those around him. Growing up, his parents instilled in him the values of faith, family, and his country. Like most ,he believes we are in tough times and we need someone who is willing to step up and represent the people of the 19th district. Joshua has an invested interest in this community, and this Commonwealth. He wants to see this region and Commonwealth become more successful by keeping government to its rightful, constitutional boundaries. Joshua was quoted as saying… “In order to leave a lasting legacy for our children and grandchildren, we must stop the overreach of the federal government. The current path will lead us to fiscal ruin and depravity. It is time to change course.”
We are looking forward to serving the great people of the 19th district
– The Ball Family”