Here’s a letter the DPVA just sent out from Obama’s Attorney General Eric Holder, a national champion for fair redistricting, on the importance of our voter protection efforts in Virginia. Please sign up here. As President Johnson said when he signed the Voting Rights Act, “The right to vote is the basic right without which..
The DNC’s Unity Reform Commission with hold its fourth public meeting on Wednesday, October 18, at 1 P.M, Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, 3645 S Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89109. The meeting is open to the public and you can RSVP here. You can also go to the DNC Unity Reform Commission site for..
The DNC Unity Reform Commission is tentatively scheduled to meet from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, October 18th. The DNC is meeting from Oct 19-21. See post below. I plan to attend and report from the #URC and DNC meetings @demrulz. I’ll post any updates. Update: Location Change: The meeting will be at ..
The Democratic National Committee will hold its Fall 2017 meeting on October 19th – 21st, 2017 at the Rio All Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. At this meeting, the DNC will elect new members, reorganize our Standing Committees and elect Caucus and Council Leadership. See Agenda below. The Unity Reform Commission will..
In this crucial moment in history, the legacies and aspirations of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Senator Robert F. Kennedy are more relevant than ever. We come together for a special evening to remember the contributions of these great Americans and to advance the Democratic Party’s mission for peace, justice and equality.. I want..
The portal is open for you to sign up to volunteer with the Democratic Coordinated Campaign’s Voter Protection Team this year. Sign up here! We need your help to ensure that every eligible voter in the Commonwealth has the chance to cast his or her ballot and get it counted. Last time we had a..
The Virginia Democratic Party will be holding its quarterly State Central and Steering Committee meetings in Fredericksburg this weekend. The main focus will be on winning the election on November 7th for our candidates Ralph Northam for Governor, Justin Fairfax for Lt. Governor, and Mark Herring for Attorney General, and our 88 House of Delegates..
The 2016 Democratic National Convention adopted a resolution presented by the Clinton and Sanders campaigns to create a Unity Reform Commission (URC) to make recommendations on strengthening the Democratic Party, encouraging participation in the national convention delegate selection process, and changing the automatic unpledged delegate (Superdelegate) rules. The URC held its third of five meetings..
The Democratic National Committee’s Unity Reform Commission will hold its third meeting (of four currently scheduled) in Chicago, Friday August 25, 2017 from 1 pm to 5 pm and Saturday August 26, 2017 from 9:30 am to 1 pm, at the W City Center Hotel in downtown Chicago. The Agenda includes discussion of state parties,..
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