Strongest three month job gain in 17 years, 50th vote to repeal health care insurance for the American people, Jeb Bush and the rest of the clown car, DNC Communications Team for 2016
State of the Union recap, state of the economy, Roe v. Wade, MLK, President Obama’s Philly speech, Equal Pay, deficit reduction, state updates
The DNC will hold its 2015 Winter Meeting in Washington DC on February 19-21 (schedule below). The meetings will be at the Hyatt Regency Washington, DC on Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20001, US. Meetings are open to the public, but have limited space. I’ll post more details as I get them. Please let..
Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz will announce today the 2016 Democratic National Convention will be held the week of July 25, 2016. The Committee is still in final contract negotiations to decide a host city for the convention and will announce the decision in the coming weeks. So will it be Brooklyn, Columbus,..
Paid sick leave, Christie/Paul/Perry, and GOP SOTU responder
The DNC recently issued its guidance documents and the 2016 Democratic National Convention Call, Delegate Selection Rules, Regulations, and model plan. State Democratic Parties now must take these materials and draft their own state plans, to be submitted to the DNC Rules and Bylaws Committee for approval by May 4, 2015. As I’ve noted in..
Economic growth, GOP & RWNJs, remembering Mario Cuomo; new Obama policies – manufacturing, housing and community colleges; bad GOP ideas, claiming credit for economic recovery, Jeb & George W.
In case you missed it, last month DNC Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz announced the appointment of a 10-person panel to the Democratic Victory Task Force, an initiative to give a top-to-bottom assessment of our elections. The Chair noted that the Task Force “will conduct a thorough review and assessment of key components of the..
Jobs, police, Democratic Victory Task Force, World Aids Day; early education, Perry/Paul/Bush, climate denial; US-Cuba, the economy, and Christie.
The DNC has narrowed the list of potential locations for the Democratic National Convention in 2016 to Philadelphia, New York (Brooklyn), and Columbus Ohio. It will likely make a final choice in January 2015. Sign up for updates here – http://my.democrats.org/Convention-Updates. As Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz said: “I’m so excited for this convention, and I..
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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.
- ‘Dark-money’ superlawyer bills herself as advocate for charities in Va. lieutenant governor’s race https://t.co/CPvMlJ1pf5
about 2 days ago
- Knights already have 2x as many road wins as the expansion Caps https://t.co/0UWNDMY60h
about 5 days ago
- New post: Holder: Help Protect the Vote in Virginia https://t.co/r1blwvYewC
about 5 days ago