Yes, Virginia, you are this election year's Santa Claus.
And it could be your bag of 13 presidential electoral votes that will be the key to deciding who occupies the White House in January.
Proof of Virginia's gathering importance?
President Obama is in the midst of a two-day Virginia campaign swing. Republican candidate Mitt Romney dispatched former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani to counterattack Friday.
The airwaves are awash in campaign ads, and there's a veritable who-has-more-campaign-offices arms race well under way.