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Arlington County Democratic Committee

Arlington Democrats gear up for leadership elections

The Arlington County Democratic Committee is gearing up for its biennal leadership contests, with the deadline to file approaching in coming weeks. The once-every-two-years reorganization meeting will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 5 at 7 p.m. at Lubber Run Community...

Democratic chair offers congratulations to incoming lt. governor

Virginia Democrats were hoping it would be another candidate who became the first woman of color to win statewide office in Virginia history. But on Nov. 10, the chair of the Arlington County Democratic Committee nonetheless congratulated Republican Winsome...

Democrats pick up pieces, aim to move forward

After pausing briefly to acknowledge the carnage of Nov. 2, the Arlington County Democratic Committee a day later shoved the pedal to the metal in an effort to put the statewide election debacle behind them and focus on the...

Arlington Democrats tonight will dissect results of a tough election

They'd hoped for a better outcome last night, but members of the Arlington County Democratic Committee this evening will lick their wounds, dissect what went wrong statewide and focus on the future. The party's monthly rank-and-file meeting will be held...

Win or lose, Democrats to meet Nov. 3

It might be festive or it might take on the features of a wake, depending on how things go, but the Arlington County Democratic Committee’s November meeting will be held the day after the general election. The meeting is set...

Hoping for good news, Democrats set election-night event

The Arlington County Democratic Committee will descend on Columbia Pike to watch election results roll in on Nov. 2. Local Democrats will hold an election-watch party beginning at 7 p.m. (the same time polls close) at William Jeffrey’s Tavern, 2301...

Democrats hope Sunday voting will help boost their turnout

With the prospect of razor-thin margins in statewide races looming on the horizon, the Arlington County Democratic Committee is hoping to get out the vote on a day that until now had been off-limits. Arlington Electoral Board members earlier this...

Democrats turn out to celebrate contributions of Whipples

They have been described as “the original ‘power couple’ for the greater Washington area,” and it would be hard to find many in local political circles disagreeing with that assessment. And on Sept. 26, the Arlington County Democratic Committee enshrined...

Editor’s Notebook: Whipple-palooza runs wild

As former Arlington Chamber of Commerce poobah Rich Doud was wont to borrow from the Blues Brothers and say: “We’re putting the band back together!” In this case, it was the seasoned citizens and those who love them of the...

Arlington sees plethora of applicants for polling-place posts

It’s the type of problem many election officials across the country would like to have – Arlington has too many people wanting to serve as poll officials in the upcoming election. Way, way too many. About 440 are needed and more...
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