LWV Leesburg Town Council Forum Press Release

Contact: Lissa Savaglio [(571) 278-7159], chair@loudoundemocrats.org LEESBURG – The LCDC is beyond proud of our endorsed candidates for Leesburg Mayor and Town Council after their forum with the League of Women Voters. Answering questions on a range of issues including West Park, economic revitalization, and ending the gridlock within Town Council, our candidates provided a … Read more LWV Leesburg Town Council Forum Press Release

Concerned Parent Press Release

Contact: Lissa Savaglio [(571) 278-7159], chair@loudoundemocrats.org LEESBURG (8 September 2020) – On September 3rd, a group called the “Concerned Parents of Loudoun County” mailed a postcard to thousands of families denouncing Loudoun County Public Schools. The group accuses Loudoun County Public Schools of indoctrinating our children to hate their families and peers as well as … Read more Concerned Parent Press Release

Redistricting Amendment Forum

Amendments to the Virginia Constitution must be passed by two different General Assemblies (an election in between) with exactly the same wording, and then be ratified by the voters in the following November General Election. Currently the Constitution places responsibility for creating congressional and General Assembly (GA) districts in the hands of the GA. Folks … Read more Redistricting Amendment Forum

Statement on School Board and Equity

The Loudoun County Democratic Committee (LCDC) is committed to ensuring that ALL issues of discrimination are brought forward for an official discussion. We stand in agreement with Minority Student Achievement Advisory Committee (MSAAC) and the African-American community that the rules of engagement between elected officials and the communities in which they serve must have checks … Read more Statement on School Board and Equity

Minnesota Press Release

CONTACT: Lissa Savaglio chair@loudoundemocrats.org 571-278-7159 5/31/20 LEESBURG,VA – The Loudoun County Democratic Committee mourns the untimely death of George Floyd. In addition to the tragic loss of life, the LCDC finds it unacceptable that the police official responsible for Mr. Floyd’s death was not charged for another four days. In light of these events and … Read more Minnesota Press Release

DAAV Joint Statement on Anti-Asian Racism

Democratic Asian Americans of VirginiaPress Contact:Binh Ly, Political Directorbinh.ly2012@gmail.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Democratic Asian Americans of Virginia (DAAV), along with the undersigned organizations and individuals, denounce all forms of xenophobia, racism, and stigmatization of our communities. The increased use of anti-Asian rhetoric has resulted in Asian Americans being harassed, assaulted, and scapegoated for the COVID-19 … Read more DAAV Joint Statement on Anti-Asian Racism

LCDC Resolution on Release of ICE Detainees

Whereas,  The Loudoun County Democratic Committee (LCDC) welcomes immigrants as future American citizens and believes all people, regardless of their immigration status, should be treated with dignity and respect. We also believe it is both immoral and unconstitutional for our government to act with deliberate indifference to serious risks to the health of individuals in … Read more LCDC Resolution on Release of ICE Detainees