90 for 90

On May 18th, at the regular monthly meeting, the 8th CD Democratic Committee voted to support the 90 for 90 Voter Registration Project, and PJ Palmer-Johnson is our representative. In honor of Dr. William F. “Fergie” Reid’s (the first African American elected to the Virginia General Assembly since Reconstruction) 90th birthday and his long history of expanding voters’ rights, we …

Virginia 2015 Elections Calendar

Important dates and events for Virginia 2015 elections: May 18, 2015 – Voter registration deadline for primary election June 2, 2015 – Deadline to request an absentee ballot for the primary election by mail June 6, 2015 – Deadline to request an absentee ballot for the primary election in person June 9, 2015 – Primary election October 13, 2015 – Voter registration deadline for general …

Tell the SBE: Make my Absentee Vote Count! (Urgent)

From Frank Leone, VA DNC Member DemRulz.org, July 18th We will post about the critically important voter photo identification/drivers license expiration issue shortly, but the Virginia State Board of Elections (SBE) is considering adoption of another regulation at affects voting, and the deadline for public comment is MONDAY, July 21, 2014, 11:59 pm. Submit your comment, click here. Background:  Voters …