Stray Bullet Incident

Contact: Lissa Savaglio Chair Loudoun County Democratic Committee Chair@Loudoundemocrats.org 571-278-7159 Stray Bullet Incident Hamilton, VA, September 10, 2019 – Due to insufficient county ordinances, unfortunately, Loudoun County is yet again dealing with another stray bullet incident as a result of reckless shooting of guns in our neighborhoods. We, at the Loudoun County Democratic Committee, are thankful … Read more

LCDC Statement on Trump’s Racism

With a president who prides himself on being controversial, we realize we can’t respond to every tweet.  Besides being a waste of time, it would be impossible. But we also realize there are times when it’s important to stand up and speak out. This is one of those times. Let us be clear when we … Read more

Republicans Switch Ashburn District Supervisor Candidate with Right-Wing Extremist

Contact: Lissa Savaglio Chair Loudoun County Democratic Committee chair@loudoundemocrats.org 571.278.7159 Republicans Switch Ashburn District Supervisor Candidate with Right-Wing Extremist Leesburg, VA, July 16, 2019 – The Loudoun County Republican Committee has proven how out of touch they are with voters by replacing Rich McMunn with former Supervisor Mick Staton for the Ashburn District Supervisor seat. … Read more

Loudoun County Democrats Elect a New Chair and Vice-Chair

Contact: Lissa Savaglio Chair Loudoun County Democratic Committee chair@loudoundemocrats.org 571.278.7159 Loudoun County Democrats Elect a New Chair and Vice-Chair Leesburg, VA, July 12th, 2019 – At the Loudoun County Democratic Committee’s July membership meeting LCDC elected Chair Lissa Savaglio and Vice-Chair Rey Cheatham Banks. For the first time, LCDC will now have three women leading … Read more

Resolution asking the Virginia Governor to affirm​ ​that transgender troops may serve openly in our National Guard, Air National Guard, and Virginia Defense Force

WHEREAS, On July 26, 2017, President Trump announced via Twitter that the United States government would reverse the existing policy of allowing transgender service members to serve openly in order to implement a ban on transgender people from serving in the United States Armed Forces; WHEREAS, The Virginia Governor is the Commander-in-Chief of the Virginia … Read more

Statement on Rockwool Factory

Contact: Alfonso Nevarez Chair Loudoun County Democratic Committee chair@loudoundemocrats.org 202.286.5096 Statement on Rockwool Leesburg, VA, January 10th, 2019 – 33rd District House of Delegate candidate Mavis Taintor, Blue Ridge District Supervisor candidate Tia Walbridge, and the Loudoun County Democratic Committee have written a letter to Virginia’s Attorney General Mark Herring requesting intervention to protect Loudoun … Read more

Resolution in Favor of Holding a Climate Debate

WHEREAS the climate crisis is real, is supported by scientific evidence, and is a threat to our planet and to our existence; and WHEREAS our elected officials and other leaders have ignored the warnings of scientists for decades regarding the climate crisis; and WHEREAS many communities are already suffering the effects of the climate crisis, … Read more

Resolution in support of The Renewables First Act by Zero Carbon Virginia

WHEREAS, The Loudoun County Democratic Committee is a body that respects science, believes the predominant view of the scientific community that climate change is anthropogenic, and is working to reduce greenhouse gas emissions; WHEREAS, The Renewables First Act (RFA) will place a moratorium on constructing new fossil fuel electric generation capacity until renewable energy generation … Read more

LCDC Resolution To Virginia’s Congressional Delegation: A National Bank for Infrastructure and Industry

WHEREAS, the United States faces an acknowledged infrastructure crisis, estimated to be $4 trillion less than necessary to bring our roads, bridges, and other public structures to meet current standards.,1 and, WHEREAS, the American Society of Civil Engineers gave the State of Virginia a grade of C- in its 2017 Infrastructure Report Card; WHEREAS, Virginia … Read more