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We are stronger, together

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

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

Senator John Edwards’ Town Hall on Roanoke Rail Service

Senator John S. Edwards will host a Town Meeting “Amtrak Is Coming To Roanoke” on Monday, November 10, 2014 from 5:30-7:00 PM at the O. Winston Link Museum in Roanoke, VA. The Director of the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation, Jennifer Mitchell, will make a presentation on the status and progress of plans…
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October 8, 2014 0

First Annual DPVA Rural Retreat – Lynchburg 11 – 13 July

The First Annual Rural Retreat of our DPVA Rural Caucus will be held from July 11-13 in Lynchburg, Virginia. The weeked will be a multi-state meeting/training event with Local and District Chairs, representatives from each caucus of the DPVA, YD leaders, state party leaders, DNC leaders, members of the “I’m Ready for Hillary” group and…
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June 6, 2014 0

Lynchburg Democratic Committee Votes Wednesday on Endorsements

The Lynchburg Democratic Committee (LDC) will vote on endorsements for City Council at the regular monthly meeting in the Lynchburg Public Library Community Room, Lakeside Drive near Memorial Avenue. Candidates who were not able to speak at the LDC Forum on March 13 have been invited to speak at this meeting. Last week’s forum sponsored by the LDC…
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March 17, 2014 0

Call to Reorganization Meeting of the Waynesboro Democratic Committee

The Sixth District Democratic Committee hereby calls a reorganization meeting for the Waynesboro Democratic Committee.  This meeting will be held at 7 PM on March 19, 2014 at the Waynesboro Public Library, 600 S. Wayne Ave. Waynesboro, VA 22980. Any Democrat who is registered to vote in Waynesboro may attend and vote in the reorganization,…
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March 8, 2014 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