The Democratic Party of Virginia will hold its quarterly meeting this coming weekend at the Fredericksburg Expo and Conference Center (2371 Carl D. Silver Parkway, 22401) – the Steering Committee will meet Sept. 11 at 7:30 pm and the Central Committee will meet Sept. 12 at 10 am. The meetings will focus on the fall..
At last – Tuesday is primary election day – Democrats can vote at their usual polling place, from 6 am to 7 pm. Check here for your polling place. Everyone knows that Lt. Governor is an important job – the LG advances the agenda of a Democratic Governor, is the party leader if there isn’t a Democratic..
Candidates Candidates Everywhere An entry by a Bon Air Dem on Church Hill (April 21, 2009) I’ve been to two events in 48 hours with the 3 Democratic gubernatorial guys. That’ll do me for a while, but ’tis the season after all….
DPVA released the following statement earlier this evening. I will be posting my comments on the matter shortly.
Over at Blue Virginia, Lowell has a post suggesting that Jody Wagner won’t be a strong candidate for LG because she could blamed for the effects of the current recession on Virginia’s finances. Here’s my response: This Fall’s election may well in part be a referendum on the Warner/Kaine record of leadership of Virginia – and that’s..
Jody Wagner filed her signatures at the State Board of Elections on Tuesday and 12:00 noon, becoming the first, and so far only, candidate to file for Lt. Governor. Jody’s prompt filing gives her first place on the ballot this fall. Jody filed a total of 17,858 signatures from across the Commonwealth. Jody thanked her supporters..
“All life is action and passion, it is required of a man that he should share the passion and action of his time, the the peril of being not to have lived.” Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. Those of us who have watched Brian Moran’s career know that he is a man of action, but over..
Why is it that we spent so much time asking if Sarah Palin would be ready to be President, but no one asks if Virginia’s Lieutenant Governor candidates are ready to be Governor? True, the Virginia Governor doesn’t get the “nuclear football” and no Lt. Governor candidate has become Governor through a vacancy in the..
I am proud to support Jody Wagner for Lt. Governor and urge you to vote for her in the June 9, 2009 primary. I first met Jody when she served as DPVA Vice Chair for Finance and was impressed by her intelligence and energy. She promptly went on to serve the Commonwealth as State Treasurer..
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