House of Representatives
Current office holder: Thomas Garrett (R)
Leslie is running for Congress because the 5th district of Virginia needs someone in Congress with proven experience in holding Washington’s feet to the fire. She wants to bring her integrity, courage and grit to Congress. She has 35 years of award-winning investigative journalism experience, having exposed wrongs in Washington and on Wall Street. She has also covered six wars, including Iraq and Afghanistan. She has been a farm owner in Rappahannock County for more than two decades.