Join Indivisible and Progressive groups to Wave Goodbye to Rob Wittman:
Saturday, February 24
1:00 – 3:00 PM
In front of Wittman’s Mechanicsville/Hanover office
6501 Hwy 360 (Mechanicsville Turnpike); Suite 102; Mechanicsville VA
Lancaster County and Northumberland County Democrats are sponsoring a candidate forum:
The four Democratic candidates for the First Congressional District seat currently held by Rob Wittman will speak and take questions.
The Democratic candidate will be chosen by voters in a primary election on June 12.
He is survived by his wife, Judy Garriss; sons, Paul Garriss and Steve Garriss; grandchildren, Madison and Olivia Garriss; siblings, Willard Garriss, Phyllis Guilliams, Arlette Allen and Cynthia Fraser and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held 11:00 a. m. February 17, 2018 at Currie Funeral Home, Kilmarnock, Virginia. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to American Diabetes Association, 4335 Cox Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060.
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Joe Schlatter will repeat an updated version of his presentation on Russia, to include (1) the impact of geography and history on Russia; (2) the impact of the collapse of the Soviet Union; and, (3) Donald Trump’s relationship with Russia.
The four Democratic candidates for Virginia’s First District Congressional seat will appear at a candidates’ forum where they will address the audience and answer questions.
Moderator: Sheila Crowley
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Directions from Kilmarnock:
January 10, 2018,
This is official notice of the Reorganization of the Northumberland County Democratic Committee. On Thursday, January 18, 2018, our local party will disband under party rules. We will elect officers for the next two years. All members in good standing will be allowed to vote and participate in this process.
Doors will open at the public library in Heathsville, VA at 6:30 pm and close at 6:35 pm. Each member will fill out a loyalty pledge prior to participation. An official slate of nominees will be presented by the temporary chair of the meeting. Nominations will be accepted from the floor. Voting will take place and the new officers will reconvene the official meeting at 7 pm.
Frank Kober, Chair
Northumberland County Democratic Party
Our guest speaker will be Ryan Sawyers, one of five Democrats vying to challenge Rob Wittman for the First Congressional District seat in the House of Representatives.
In the First Congressional District, we currently are represented by Republican Rob Wittman. As of mid-November 2017, five Democrats are vying to challenge Wittman in November 2018:
Santana and Williams have met with us previously and now two other candidates are scheduled to address the Northumberland County Democratic Party:
Tom Hicks will address us later.
The Virginia State Board of Elections has not yet announced the date for the 2018 primary elections, however, the primary will be in June, probably the week of June 11 – 15.