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  • Help Turnout Democrats!

    Richmond, VA – We are less than two weeks from Election Day, and as you know, early voting has started. Several races across the Commonwealth could use your support. Can we count on you to help Virginia Democrats knock on doors or make phone calls to get out the vote?!  It will take an all-hands-on-deck…

  • VIRGINIA SENATE DEMOCRATS RELEASE STATEMENTS ON SCOTUS AFFIRMATIVE ACTION DECISION

    Senate Democratic Caucus Members released the following statements on the Supreme Court ruling against affirmative action in college admissions today: Senate Democratic Caucus Chair Mamie Locke:  “As expected, the SCOTUS has ended affirmative action. Be assured that those who oppose DEI will use this to continue the diatribe opposing diversity, equity and inclusion. As Ella Baker…

  • DEMOCRATIC LEADERS CONDEMN VIRGINIA REPUBLICANS’ LATEST ATTACK ON VOTING RIGHTS

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Grant Fox Grant@vasenatedems.com  (301)-461-5435press@vahousedems.org RICHMOND, VA – On May 11, Glenn Youngkin’s top elections official, Susan Beals, wrote a letter announcing Virginia would withdraw from the Electronic Registration Information Center, or ERIC, a bipartisan multistate partnership to keep voter rolls updated and encourage states to register new voters.  ERIC had support from both…