On October 25, 2022, Carl Eggelston announced that he has secured the endorsement of United States Senator Mark R. Warner. In his endorsement, Senator Warner noted that he has worked with Carl in Virginia for over 30 years:
“My friendship with Carl both personally and professionally spans over 30 years. He is a committed community leader with the experience and vision to lead Farmville with integrity” said Senator Warner.
Senator Warner continued, “More importantly, Carl believes in family and knows what it takes to improve the lives of the citizens of Farmville. I am pleased to endorse him for Mayor.”