With the January 15, 2014 announcement that 8th District Congressman Jim Moran will not seek another term in office, many people have declared their interest to run for the Democratic nomination. At the regular January meeting the 8th Congressional District Democratic Committee selected a primary as the method of nomination. CANDIDATE FORUMS: information about upcoming candidate forums, click here.
Democratic Party of Virginia Chair Charniele Herring is stepping down to run for Congress in the 8th District. An election for a new Chair will take place at the DPVA State Central Committee regular quarterly meeting on March 15th in Glen Allen, VA, details click here.