Happy 50th Anniversary to Medicare/Medicaid, and info on the GOP presidential candidates’ regressive views. Kudos to DPVA for making the “In the States” page: On Wednesday, former Virginia governor Jim Gilmore filed to run for president and the Democratic Party of Virginia was quick to launch So You Googled Jim Gilmore, “a microsite aimed at.. read more →
The Virginia State Board of Elections recently proposed an updated, simpler voter registration form. Among other things, it still has a boxes to check to affirm that you are a US Citizen and have not been convicted of a felony without having your rights restored. And when you sign it, you affirm that you are.. read more →
I was fortunate to attend the Democratic Party of Virginia disAbility Caucus luncheon this Saturday in Fairfax, which recognized the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the 30th Anniversary of the Virginians with Disabilities Act. It was an excellent and moving program featuring Congressman Connolly, a number of members of the General.. read more →
Here are the DNC Communications Updates for July 3, 10, 17, and 25, 2015 – mostly information about the lousy GOP Presidential candidates. read more →
Here are the May 29 and the June DNC Communications Updates – mostly information on the various terrible GOP presidential candidates. read more →
The Democratic Party of Virginia’s first-even NoVa JJ was a big success on friday night at George Mason – great speeches by Sen. Kaine, Sen. Warner, Gov. McAuliffe and Hillary Clinton, 2,000 people attending at the Patriot Center, and $1M raised for the party. On Saturday, the DPVA State Central and Steering Committees met at.. read more →
The Republican Party of Virginia State Central Committee voted yesterday (by a vote of 42-39-1) to participate in the March 1, 2016 primary. The Democratic Party of Virginia voted unanimously to participate in that primary months ago. Unless a party requests a “loyalty oath,” voters may choose to vote in the Democratic or Republican primaries,.. read more →
The Democratic Party of Virginia will hold its annual JJ dinner at the Patriot Center, featuring Hillary Clinton on Friday, June 26 – tickets are still available! On Saturday (June 27), the DPVA Steering Committee will meet at 10:00 am and the Central Committee will meet at 12:00 at Woodson High School, 9525 Main Street, Fairfax, VA.. read more →
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I am proud to represent Virginia as one of our four elected members of the Democratic National Committee. This site features my regular reports from the Democratic National Committee and the Democratic Party of Virginia , occasional news and comment regarding Virginia politics, and useful links and references. More about me, click here.
- New post: DNC Communications Update 7/31/2015 http://t.co/5QTjNLt3ck
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- Federal judge rules that Virginia may ban Confederate license plates http://t.co/fVrHR1egxt State can regulate state license plates.
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- These are the 10 best states for people with disabilities http://t.co/XLrdslfl0a via @HuffPostImpact
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