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We’re working on a better tomorrow for all Virginians in our district.

Please stay tuned as we update the site and our processes.  If you have questions, please contact our Chairwoman, Maria Childress at mchildressdem@gmail.com


July 20, 2017 0

Roanoke County 4th Annual Spring Fling and Silent Auction!

Come spend an evening with The Roanoke Times Metro Columnist Dan Casey . The Roanoke County Democratic Committee invites you to join us for our fundraiser, the 4th Annual Spring Fling and Silent Auction with our special guest, Dan Casey. Heavy hors d’oeuvres, Cash bar, Music, and Democratic camaraderie!  To purchase sponsorships or tickets, click on “Tickets…
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February 7, 2017 0

Acting Locally – Rockbridge County

In addition to the site Goodlatte Watch, multiple efforts are underway to raise awareness of and inspire participation in the political process at the local level. Two recent additions are: 50 Ways – Rockbridge is described as “a group of concerned citizens .., working together to research, educate, and act on major political issues…” The website offers a number…
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February 5, 2017 0

New Website Tracks Goodlatte

As Bob Stuart reported in The News Virginian, Gene Zitver of Lexington has established a new website, Goodlatte  Watch, to follow the antics of Mr. Ethics as he misrepresents us in Congress. Zitver said he started the website because he “is just concerned people in the 6th District are not sufficiently aware of [Goodlatte’s] record, his…
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January 22, 2017 0

6th Congressional District Democratic Call to Convention

CALL TO CONVENTION 2016 SIXTH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE Call Pursuant to the authority provided by the Virginia Democratic Party Plan, the Sixth District Democratic Committee hereby calls a Convention, at 10 a.m. May 21, 2016, at Rockbridge County High School, Lexington, Virginia 24450. Incorporated Documents. All appropriate provisions of the Virginia Democratic Party (DPVA)…
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March 20, 2016 0

SAW Presidential Primary Educational Forum

Here in the central valley the Staunton, Augusta County, and Waynesboro Democrats held an educational forum last week with representatives of the two Democratic candidates: Terry O’Neill, President of NOW and Dr. David RePass, Professor Emeritus, University of Connecticut acted as campaign surrogates. For those who are still considering how they will cast their ballots,…
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February 29, 2016 0

Pre-Primary Forum in Staunton

Tonight the Democratic Committees of Staunton, Waynesboro and Augusta County are sponsoring a forum for those planning to vote in the Super Tuesday Primary on March 1st.  There will be three names on the ballot, but Governor O’Malley has suspended his campaign, so this forum features representatives from the Clinton and Sanders Campaigns: Terry O’Neill, President…
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February 24, 2016 0

The Virginia GOP Oath is a Barrier for All of Us

There’s more to the Virginia Republican loyalty oath than the thinly disguised effort to suppress the vote. The GOP intends the process to provide a taxpayer funded voter contact list; the process places a barrier between voters and their ballots; it potentially confounds any recount process. First, the suppression not only affects the Republican primary…
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December 28, 2015 0

Seasons Greetings and a Merry New Year

Wishing you peace, joy, and all the best this wonderful holiday season has to offer. May this incredible time of giving and spending time with family and friends bring you happiness that lasts throughout the New Year.


December 22, 2015 0

Hamlar to Headline 6th CD Democratic Celebration

The second annual Northern Sixth Congressional District Democratic Fundraiser and Awards dinner will be held at 6:30 p.m. January 21, 2016, at the Beth El Synagogue in Harrisonburg. Mike Hamlar, fresh off a campaign for Virginia State Senate and who has recently founded the Step Up Virginia PAC will be the featured speaker. Last year’s…
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December 15, 2015 0