Del. Scott A. Surovell, D-Mount Vernon, has announced he will run for the state Senate seat held by Sen. Linda T. “Toddy” Puller, D-Fairfax, who will retire this year.
Surovell, a Fairfax lawyer, was elected to the House in 2009. He is chairman of the House Democratic Caucus.
Puller’s district follows Route 1 from near the Capital Beltway to Quantico.