Month: December 2013

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2014 Inaugural Events

Southwest Inaugural Ball Heartwood: Southwest Virginia’s Artisan Gateway, ”Celebrating Local Artisans and Agriculture” – Abingdon Saturday, January 4, 2014 – 6PM Inaugural Gala of Attorney General-elect Mark Herring The Woodlands at Algonkian – Sterling Saturday, January 4, 2014 – 7PM Hampton Roads Inaugural Ball Half Moone Cruise and Celebration Center, “A Salute to Virginia’s Veterans…
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December 27, 2013 0

Mark Warner Endorses Sam Rasoul

Sam Rasoul’s campaign for the 11th District House of Delegates special election in January 7 got an important endorsement today. According to a press release from the campaign, Sen. Mark Warner said, “I am proud to endorse Sam Rasoul for the House of Delegates 11th District. I worked with Sam in 2008 and was impressed…
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December 16, 2013 0

Democrats tap Sam Rasoul to run for Onzlee Ware’s seat

Roanoke Democrats on Saturday nominated Sam Rasoul to run against Republican Octavia Johnson in January’s special election to fill Del. Onzlee Ware’s seat representing the 11th District in  the Virginia House of Delegates. Rasoul edged out Roanoke Councilman David Trinkle by 44 votes in the four-way firehouse primary. Trish White-Boyd, a local Democratic organizer and…
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December 10, 2013 0

Freeda Cathcart to seek Democratic nomination for Roanoke City Council

The Roanoke Times reports that Freeda Cathcart, a two-time Democratic House of Delegates candidate, said Monday she will run for the Roanoke City Council. Cathcart will seek a nomination in the Roanoke Democratic Committee’s March 4 primary, she said. Three council seats are up for election May 6 — those currently held by Democrats Ray…
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December 10, 2013 0

November 2013 6th CD Democratic Committee Submitted Minutes

Attached are the draft minutes from the 6th Congressional District Democratic Committee meeting held in Lexington, Virginia on 19 November, 2013. Committee members should submit any recommended corrections or additions to the Secretary. November 19 2013 6th District Minutes


December 10, 2013 0