Rock the Vote

Contact: Lissa Savaglio – LCDC Chairwoman (571-278-7159, LEESBURG – Join the Leesburg Democrats Saturday to “Rock the Vote” and support Leesburg Mayor Kelly Burk, and Leesburg Town Council candidates Ara Bagdasarian, Zach Cummings, and Bill Replogle. The“Leesburg Rock the Vote” event is from 2-3:30 p.m. at the Ion International Training Center parking lot. The … Read more

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

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

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