President Obama in Berlin, G-8 Summit, reducing gun violence, a woman’s right to choice, and help Markey for Senate, here.
It’s almost here! The Democratic Party of Virginia’s weekend of meeting, eating, learning, working, and staying up really late. Most events will be at the Greater Richmond Convention Center, 403 North 3rd Street, Richmond, VA. The J-J Dinner will be on Saturday night (June 29) from 6:30-9:30PM and feature Vice President Joe Biden! Tickets are $175 ($100..
New Education Initiative, Sen. Lautenberg & Mrs. Evers, nominees, mental health, LGBT Pride, employment, and Chile; Immigration reform, Sen Markey! – Election is June 25th! (I remember when I met him at an ADA convention in 1980; we were both younger then), Equal Pay Act, nominees, Peru, and more Pride. The next DNC meeting with be..
On June 11, Virginia Democrats will chose our candidates for Lt. Governor and Attorney General – Terry McAuliffe was unopposed for the Governor nomination, so he won’t be on the ballot on June 11. (He and his ticketmates will be on the ballot on Nov. 5, 2013!) For the June 11 primary, yYou can vote between..
Virginia’s Attorney General is responsible for running the Commonwealth’s law firm, representing Virginia in court, providing legal advice to government officials, and supporting legislative initiatives. The Attorney General should have experience – both in the courtroom and with the General Assembly – and a commitment to legal principles, rather than a narrow ideological agenda. Mark Herring has..
At one point I was concerned that combining the energy of Aneesh Chopra and Terry McAuliffe would cause a rift in the space-time continuum, but I’ve concluded that, instead, it would be a positive force in moving Virginia forward. For Democrats to win this year, we need candidates who can bring out those Virginians who voted for President Obama..
(Sorry I got behind). Here are the recent DNC Communications Updates – Oklahoma, counter-terrorism, Dream Act, Myanmar, Navajo Tech and Morehouse colleges and VA’s Extreme Dream Team; more Oklahoma, Memorial Day, Jersey Shore, Bidens in South America, higher education, DNC LGBT Gala, AAPI Heritage Month, and White House Garden. Check out the DNC’s video on..
VA DNC Member
I was proud to represent Virginia on the Democratic National Committee for 12 years. I am in DC now, but still active in voter protection and Democratic Party rules. More about me, click here.