Congressman Elect Don Beyer

Ambassador, statesman, diplomat, Lt. Governor and now our Congressman Elect: Donald Sternoff “Don” Beyer, Jr.. Congratulations! District 8, results 163 of 163 precincts reporting (100.0%) Don Beyer (D) WINNER 127,981 62.95% Micah Edmond (R) 64,175 31.56% Gwendolyn Beck (I) 5,420 2.67% Jeffrey Carson (L) 4,403 2.17% Gerry Blais (I) 962 0.47% Write In 375 0.18% photo credit: Uzma Sabir  

Happy Birthday Don!

VA 8th CD Dems wish a very happy birthday to Don Beyer (June 20th). What can you do for his birthday? Share his web site:, Like him on Facebook:, follow Don on Twitter:

Beyer Wins Nomination

In a race that began with the January 15th announcement from Congressman Moran that he would not seek re-election, a vigorous primary election concluded 146 days later with Don Beyer winning “decisively” from an initial field of thirteen candidates that saw seven still running on June 10th (* withdrawn prior to June 10th, but still on the ballot: Herring, Korpe, …

Democratic Candidates for Congress

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.