Here’s a statement the DNC issued after the November 7 elections that provides some detail on the support the DNC provided for state candidates, and the focus on organizing and mobilizing voters with boots on the ground and data and technology (none was used on TV). Thanks especially to Chair Tom Perez, who should be..
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..
UPDATE: The DPVA approved a primary to choose our candidates for Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and Attorney General in 2017. Note that candidates must collect 10,000 names on their petitions, which are due April 17, 2017. If only one candidate files for an office, the primary for that office is cancelled and the candidate is deemed..
The Democratic Party of Virginia Steering and Central Committees will hold their quarterly meetings this weekend in Richmond. These will be the first meetings in a long time without 11th District Chair George Burke, and we will miss him greatly. Steering meets Friday, Dec 4., 7:30 pm, at the SunTrust Building, 919 E Main St,, Piedmont Room (4th..
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