“Though behind in the polls for most of that 2005 election, Kaine pulled ahead of Republican state Attorney General Jerry Kilgore after the latter’s attacks on Kaine’s personal opposition to the death penalty backfired. (Kaine promised he’d enforce capital punishment anyway, and sure enough, he oversaw the executions of 11 prisoners, six of whom were black, during his time in office.)” — Vox.com
I have not looked into what any of those 11 prisoners did to deserve death or even being imprisoned. I have not looked into the judges who sent them to jail and the law enforcers who brought them in.
Nonetheless, I do wonder if he ever asked why 54% of the executed were black whereas they are of a demographic that only represents 13% of the population of the country.