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

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

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

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

Virginia AFL-CIO launches "Labor In Session" website

The Virginia AFL-CIO last week launched a new “Labor In Session” website (Click here) as the 2020 Virginia General Assembly session started. “We must take full advantage of this moment to push a robust pro-worker agenda focused on moving Virginia from the worst state for workers to the best,” said Julie Hunter, Virginia AFL-CIO Campaign … Read more

LCDC Statement on Impeachment

CONTACT:Lissa SavaglioChair Loudoun County Democratic Committeechair@loudoundemocrats.org Leesburg, VA Dec. 8th, 2019 – It is a sad and somber day in our nation’s history whenever the need for impeachment arises. We believe that the removal of a president is not something to be undertaken lightly, but should be done with care and justice. The founders created … Read more

The Diverse Classroom Library Initiative

By Charlotte McConnell, LCDC Member – November 9th, 2019 – At the start of this school year, LCPS unveiled its Diverse Classroom Library initiative. These books are not mandatory or apart of the core curriculum. They can be used in lessons if there is a direct tie to the subject matter. These books were selected … Read more

Thank You Loudoun Democrats

Loudoun County Virginia, November 5th, 2019 – The people of Virginia awoke this morning to a new reality. A reality where women will be treated as equals. A reality where criminals will no longer be able to purchase weapons of war to terrorize our schools, movie theaters, churches, and synagogues. A reality of inclusivity for … Read more