Candidates for the VA Governor's race Ralph Northam and Ed Gillespie appeared at a public forum at Patriot High School in Nokesville, VA on October 15, 2017. The forum, more properly an "Action," was sponsored by VOICE, an organization of faith and civic institutions that promotes social justice in Northern VA. Over 160 members of the Unitarian Church of Arlington (UUCA) were present. Roughly 80 UUCA members came on chartered buses.