DPVA Central Committee Election Process Is Underway

cross-posted from DemRulz The Democratic Party of Virginia will elect its new Central Committee members next month, so I wanted to provide an update of a prior post on this issue.  The attached PDF, and text below, sets out in question and answer format information about the State Central Committee and the upcoming elections.  Active Virginia Democrats should participate in …

Josephine Marshall Award: Nominations Requested

The Democratic Black Caucus of Virginia (DBCV) requests that the 8th Congressional District Democratic Committee submit its choice for the Josephine Marshall Award which was created to recognize and honor the achievements and contributions of individuals who within the individual’s Congressional District “have demonstrated significant contributions to the DBCV and the Democratic Party of Virginia (DPVA) concomitantly developing and advancing …

Congressman Moran’s Tribute to Marwan Burgan

SPEECH OF HON. JAMES P. MORAN OF VIRGINIA IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES MONDAY, MARCH 9, 2009 • Mr. Moran of Virginia. Madam Speaker, I rise today to pay tribute to the life of Marwan Burgan, community activist, human rights leader, Democratic Party stalwart and dear personal friend. Marwan’s long struggle with cancer has ended, but the contributions he made …

2009 8th CD Call to Convention

Call and Filing Form [download id=”21″] [download id=”22″] I.      Call Pursuant to the authority provided by the Virginia Democratic Party Plan, the Eight Congressional District Democratic Committee (“District Committee”) hereby calls a Convention to be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 16, 2009, at the following location: Edison High School 5801 Franconia Road, Alexandria, VA 22310 Registration shall start …