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Rural Zoning Statement

The Loudoun County Democratic Committee (LCDC) stands firmly opposed to the MOJAX development in St. Louis and – further – implores the Board of Supervisors (BOS) to make the downzoning of our rural villages a priority in the zoning rewrites. The proposed MOJAX development is inappropriate; it is far too large for the small, rural, … Read more

Loudoun Democrats Call on Leesburg Pastor to Recant Inflammatory Remarks

CONTACT: Lissa Savaglio, chair@loudoundemocrats.org Pastor Gary Hamrick accused School Board Members of “emotional child abuse” LEESBURG, VA – The Loudoun County Democratic Committee was extremely disheartened to hear that one of our community’s religious leaders made inflammatory and insidious remarks about several Loudoun elected officials during a service at Cornerstone Chapel this morning. In his … Read more

AAPI Heritage Month Forum

On May 25, 2021, LCDC Diversity & Inclusion Outreach Committee Chair Theresa Quitto-Dickerson, together with Shemika Dixon, hosted a virtual forum to celebrate AAPI Heritage Month. Click here to watch the recording.

Loudoun Democrats Applaud School Board Members for Passing Pride Month Resolution

CONTACT: Lissa Savaglio, chair@loudoundemocrats.org LOUDOUN COUNTY, VA – The Loudoun County Democratic Committee (LCDC) applauds the passage of a resolution by the Loudoun County School Board (LCSB) recognizing June as LGBTQ+ Pride Month. We thank our Democratic LCSB members that voted for the resolution: Chair Brenda Sheridan, Vice-Chair Atoosa Reaser, and members Ian Serotkin and … Read more

VADC Lt. Governor Forum

The Virginia Association of Democratic Chairs (VADC) presented a Forum last night, Friday, May 14, 2021, for candidates for Lt. Governor in the June 8, 2021, Democratic Primary. The moderator is Michael Pope, WVTF Virginia Public Radio host. Click here to watch the recording.

Arab-American Heritage Month Forum

On April 20, 2021, LCDC Diversity & Inclusion Outreach Committee Chair Theresa Quitto-Dickerson, together with Shemika Dixon, hosted a virtual forum to celebrate Arab-American Heritage Month. Panelists included Zeina Hutchison, Maha Hilal, and Delegate Ibraheem Samirah. The Zoom recording is here.

Loudoun Democrats Celebrate Most Successful Gala in History

Contact: Lissa Savaglio, chair@loudoundemocrats.org, LOUDOUN COUNTY, VA Jennifer McClellan, Sam Rasoul, Mark Herring win Straw Poll LOUDOUN COUNTY, VA – The Loudoun County Democratic Committee (LCDC) held its 2021 Gala & Straw Poll, raising over $24,000 and supporting four local businesses through virtual artisan tastings. Over 120 Democrats purchased tickets for the event, representing all … Read more

Statement on the Guilty Verdict in State of Minnesota v. Derek Michael Chauvin

CONTACT: Lissa Savaglio, chair@loudoundemocrats.org LOUDOUN COUNTY, VA – Today accountability was served in the state of Minnesota, finding the defendant Derek Michael Chauvin guilty on all three charges of his murder of George Floyd in 2020. As the nation held its breath in anticipation of a verdict, we were reminded that far too often accountability … Read more

Clean Transportation Legislation Webinar

The LCDC Issues Committee hosted a webinar last night. Nathan Soules, Vice Chair of the LCDC Issues Committee and founding member of Zero Carbon Virginia, gave us a very informative overview of clean electric power, clean transportation, their critical importance in mitigating climate change, a review of clean transportation legislation passed in the 2021 Virginia … Read more

Support the Loudoun County Transit Employees

Contact: Lissa Savaglio, (571) 278-7159, chair@loudoundemocrats.org LOUDOUN COUNTY, VA – The Loudoun County Democratic Committee (LCDC) calls on Loudoun County residents to stand up in support of the Loudoun County Transit Employees in their struggle against the unethical and illegal behavior of the transit company Keolis.  Loudoun County awarded a 5-year contract to Keolis to … Read more