Panel Discussion on School Funding

At the Fairfax Democrats’ May meeting, a panel of elected officials joined us to discuss how state and local governments can fund the Fairfax County Public School system. One potential revenue stream discussed was whether to implement a meals tax.  Following the panel, members of the Committee approved a resolution in favor of the meals […]

Congratulations to our National Delegates & Electors

On May 14th at our Congressional District conventions, state delegates elected our National delegates who will represent us at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.  Congratulations to the winners, and thank you to all those who volunteered, ran, and participated in the process! We now move on to the June 18th State Convention, where we […]

16th Annual SMOKE ‘N ROAST

Celebrate National Barbecue Month at the 16th Annual SMOKE ‘N ROAST! 16th Annual Smoke ‘n Roast When: May 21, 2016 5:00pm ~ 7:30pm Where: Home of Terry Matlaga and Kevin Bell 7311 Pepper Lane Clifton, VA  20124 (map) Click here for tickets Join us for an afternoon of barbecue chicken, ribs, and shredded pork barbecue, hamburgers and […]

May 2016 Issue of The Democrat

May 2016 The Democrat Cover

May 2016 The Democrat Final Copy The May 2016 of The Democrat  is now available. Full coverage of the JJ Dinner A preview of the CD conventions Labor articles on the Fight for Fifteen and the Verizon strike A comparison of video battles with the real thing And more in the May 2016 The Democrat  .

State Democratic Convention June 18th

The Virginia State Democratic Convention is coming up on June 18th in Richmond, VA.  At this convention, state delegates will elect national delegates (including At-Large delegates and Party Leader/Elected Official delegates), to send to the National Convention in Philadelphia.  State delegates will also elect three DNC Members. Many of the state delegate positions have already […]