Tell you what, especially after watching Mitt Romney last night, I am fired up, ready to renominate Barack Obama and Joe Biden, and win this thing in November. The Convention Rules Committee will meet at the Convention Center Saturday at 2 pm, the Credentials Committee will meet Sunday at 2 pm at the same location. ..
We have posted many stories on the 2012 GOP voter suppression efforts – in response, the Democratic Party needs to have a four part strategy – (1) oppose restrictive legislation in state legislatures; (2) challenge legislation and restrictive voting practices in court; (3) have a network of lawyers available for election day – and leading..
Delegates – in case you missed it, sign up here for the Democratic convention caucus and constituency group meetings. Here is a schedule. These are during the day between the delegation breakfasts and the start of the convention. Like the 2x/year DNC meetings, these caucus/constituency meetings take up a lot of the meeting time. I’m..
The Democratic National Committee will hold its traditional first meeting of the 2012-2016 cycle following the Convention on Friday, September 7th, at 10 am – 12 noon in the Charlotte Convention Center. The meeting is typically rather short, and there will be a more substantive meeting, typically in Washington DC, in January of 2013.
A recent “analysis of 2,068 alleged election-fraud cases since 2000 shows that while fraud has occurred, the rate is infinitesimal, and in-person voter impersonation on Election Day, which prompted 37 state legislatures to enact or consider tough voter ID laws, is virtually non-existent.” The Study’s authors began “data-gathering effort in January 2012 by reviewing the more..
The deadline for requesting community credentials for Thursday night’s session and nomination of President Obama from OFA-VA is today – see post below for sign up information. (Here’s what they look like) The DNC has issued the official delegate list – this is the largest number of delegates at least since 1972 (and not just because..
Middle class tax cuts, wind energy, Ryan, medicare, women, welfare-lie, and buses
CarolinaFest is a free family friendly Labor Day Celebration that will occur in Uptown Charlotte and will feature interactive expositions, family oriented activities, live music, speakers, and history in the making. The event will be held on Tryon Street in the heart of convention facilities. A map of activities can be viewed at CarolinaFest2012.com.
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I am proud to represent Virginia as one of our five 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.
- A. E. Dick Howard column: Redistricting Commission amendment is a landmark, but work remains to put it in the Virgi… https://t.co/OdBq5wSMFk
about 6 hours ago
- Va. legislation will boost access for absentee voters https://t.co/NMZFfJMZTb via @insidenova Good bill! .@dpvavote
about 6 hours ago
- Parliament rulz. https://t.co/9BRnw5zzOM
about 22 hours ago