The Shutdown’s Impact on Federal Workers

The Trump Shutdown has ended, for now.  But many workers and other citizens are impacted and still need help.  Another shutdown could be upon us soon.  This web post contains information about the impacts of the Dec. 2018 – Jan. 2019 shutdown, but much of this would be applicable to a future shutdown. Additionally, people […]

NOTICE: Committees to determine method of nomination for 2019 contests

In accordance with the Virginia State Code and the rules set forth by the Democratic Party of Virginia, we are convening nominating committees for legislative and local seats that will be on the ballot in 2019. The main purpose of a nominating committee is to determine whether we will hold a primary, caucus or convention […]

Volunteer for Jennifer Wexton for Congress!

CANVASS FOR JENNIFER WEXTON Friends, The only way to stop Donald Trump is to elect more Democrats to Congress, and the best way to do that is by talking to voters.  Every week we have lots of great opportunities to help elect Jennifer Wexton to Congress and defeat Barbara Comstock! Click here to find a volunteer […]

Gun Violence in Schools – What can we do?

In 2018 there have been at least 20 reported incidents of gun fire in schools across the country. In the wake of the horrific shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, FL many are asking “what can we do to combat gun violence in schools?” As a country we have abandoned our children’s and […]

“Pick your Pony” Countywide Straw Poll Event, March 31st

Kick off the 2019 Primary Season with a Fairfax-Wide Straw Poll! Pick Your Pony Straw Poll at Mustang Sally Brewing Co. Sunday, March 31, 2019 Time: 4:00 PM Mustang Sally Brewing Company 14140 Parke Long Ct Suites A thru C Chantilly, VA 20151 Click here to purchase tickets or become a sponsor Cash bar, snacks […]

11th Annual MVDDC Mardi Gras & Straw Poll

Join us for food & drinks, music, and fun – and the County’s first straw poll of 2019! Mt. Vernon Democrats’ 11th Annual Mardi Gras and Straw Poll Saturday, February 23rd, 2019 Meeting House of the Mount Vernon Unitarian Church 1909 Windmill Lane Alexandria, VA 22307 Click here to purchase tickets or become a sponsor

Dranesville Dems’ Super Bowl Party!

Our Kick Off for 2019 – We Play To Win Join us for the Dranesville Democrats’ Annual Super Bowl Party Sunday, February 3rd, 2019 6:00pm at the Home of Nadja Golding Address provided upon RSVP McLean, VA Click here to purchase tickets or become a sponsor Click here to download the flyer and mail-in registration […]

Information for 2019 Candidates

If you are considering running for any of the offices on the ballot in 2019 (General Assembly, Sheriff, Commonwealth’s Attorney, Board of Supervisors, School Board, or Soil & Water Conservation District Director), the Fairfax County Democratic Committee is available to assist you.  We provide equal assistance to any Democrat who is running, even if they […]

Candidates Running for Office in 2019

In 2019, Fairfax County will have over fifty offices on the ballot.  These include: 9 State Senators 17 House of Delegates Members 9 Board of Supervisors Members 1 Chairman, Board of Supervisors 1 Commonwealth’s Attorney 1 Sheriff 9 District School Board Members 3 At-Large School Board Members 3 Soil & Water Conservation District Directors The […]