The Washington Post editorializes that Jerry Kilgore enjoys the “luxury of inexperience” and notes the hypocrisy of Republican governors who funded his misleading ad.

On the campaign trail, he has advocated a dazzling array of tax cuts while making facile promises to increase funding for vital state needs such as transportation. A neat trick if he can do it; his fellow Republicans — including some of the very same governors who sponsored the silly ad now airing in Virginia — certainly could not.