Medicaid Expansion is a Big Win for ALL Virginians

Medicaid Expansion is wonderful news for hard working individuals who may be only an illness away from financial ruin or who have to choose between food for their kids or medicine for a chronic illness.  But it’s also great news for ALL Virginians. We thank our local leadership, and most especially Dick Saslaw, the Senate […]

Victory for ALL FCPS Students

Fellow Democrats, As most of you probably know by now, the FCPS School Board voted 10 to 0 in favor of LGBTQ-inclusive changes to the Family Life Education (FLE) curriculum! Elizabeth Schultz and Thomas Wilson were not in the room for the vote. During the discussion, they both asked to delay the proceedings, complaining they were […]

Sen. Kaine Delivers a Powerful Message in Support of Immigrants at New American Media Roundtable

On Monday, the Fairfax County Democratic Committee had the honor of welcoming Senator Tim Kaine for a press conference held for the new American media. He expressed his appreciation for the immigrant community’s role in Virginia’s dramatic economic growth. His powerful message was refreshing, particularly after President Trump called immigrants ‘animals’ earlier this week. Senator […]

Stopping the ICE Deportation Pipeline in Fairfax County

A Report from the Fairfax for All Coalition of 10 immigration groups that have been working with the county Wednesday June 6,  7 – 9 PM Fairfax County Democratic Committee (FCDC) Headquarters 8500 Executive Park Ave. Suite 402 Fairfax, VA  22031 (map) What Democrats should know. What should we do? Panel of coalition speakers and […]

#StandWithRed to protect Virginia’s land and water

A message from Fairfax Democrats Chair Dan Lagana: “When they go low, we go high.”  Now, thanks to our very own Del. Mark Keam (D-35), Sen. Chap Petersen (D-S-34) and several other local leaders, this inspirational mantra has a new and very direct political meaning.  For by “go high,” Keam means that those of us […]