Congressional Candidate In Virginia Admits He’s A Pedophile

That same year, he sent a letter to the Secret Servicethreatening to kill the president, which landed him in federal prison for 14 months and barred him from seeking public office in Virginia (convicted felons are free to run for federal office).

But in 2016, then-Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) restored voting and other civil rights to thousands of felons, allowing Larson to run for state office.