Climate change, equal pay, economic recovery, AG Lynch, and facts on the GOP presidential candidates.        

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Middle-class economics, voting rights, social security, minimum wage, Affordable Care Act, GOP presidential candidate clown car.        

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At its March 2015 meeting, the Democratic Party of Virginia voted to adopt a National Democratic Convention delegate selection procedure similar to the ones adopted in recent years.  We will use the March 1, 2016 primary to allocate delegates among presidential candidates and then use a caucus process to elect delegates to congressional district and..

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28 Feb 2015
February 28, 2015

#DNC2015 – DNC Meeting Report

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In addition to the Victory Task Force and the 2016 Delegate Selection Plan Workshop, the DNC’s Winter Meeting on February 19-21 had the usual activities of meeting and learning from Democrats around the world, including regional and constituency group caucus sessions. I am glad that many Virginia Democrats could join us. The highlights certainly included an..

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The recent Democratic National Committee meeting featured an excellent workshop on the 2016 Democratic National Convention Delegate Selection process led by Virginia’s own Patrice Taylor. Materials from the workshop are set forth below. I have previously posed the DNC Convention Call, Rules, and Regulations here.  I won’t review the basics, but here are some of..

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28 Feb 2015
February 28, 2015

DNC Communications Update 2.27.2015

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Response to CPAC goofiness and other stuff about terrible GOP presidential candidates, including Gov. Christie’s visit to Virginia.  

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19 Feb 2015
February 19, 2015

#walkformame

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Today is the first day of the DNC’s winter meeting, and the first thing in my mailbox was an email from LIz Reiley stating that two of Mame Reiley’s nieces and one of her nephews would be doing the Avon Walk to End Breast Cancer (39 miles in two days).  Please join me in supporting..

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15 Feb 2015
February 15, 2015

DNC Communications Update 2.13.2015

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In case you missed it, the 2016 Democratic National Convention will be in Philadelphia, Walker/Paul/Bush/Jindal, and Democratic state initiatives.  

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The DNC announced today that Democratic National Convention will be held in Philadelphia, the week of July 26, 2016.  Here’s the press release. Post by Democratic Party.

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10 Feb 2015
February 10, 2015

DNC Winter Meeting 2015 Update

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Attached is the revised schedule for the upcoming DNC Winter Meeting in Washington.  Note that there will be two general sessions – one on Friday February 20  at 10:30 am featuring President Obama and one on Saturday February 21 at 10:00 am.  The meetings will be Hyatt Regency Washington, DC on Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey..

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