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54 Days Left!!

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We have a little less than 8 weeks before the election. We all need to do our best to re-elect Mark Warner and Bobby Scott back to congress. We also have an opportunity to pick up seats with our candidates Jack Trammel in the 7th and Elliott Fausz in the 4th. The only way we can do that is by identifying and turning out our voters. If you have any interest in grassroots campaigning please fill out our volunteer interest form and we will be sure you have an opportunity to make a difference in this election.

Virginia Young Democrats Day of Action

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The Supreme court struck down the formula that decided which areas are covered by Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act in Shelby County vs. Holder. The purpose of Section 5 was to provide a way to stop discrimination in voting laws before they went into effect. H.R. 3899 seeks to fix this issue.

On September 10, 2014 VAYD is urging all young and young at heart democrats to call their congressmen and voice support for H.R. 3899. If you are willing to join your voice to ours click here.

MRAYD: 2nd Annual Work. Fight. Win! Fair

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Join Metro Richmond Area Young Democrats and several local advocacy and nonprofit organizations for a Block Party! Learn how you can get involved and become more active in the issues that matter most to you.

Come hungry… Carytown Burgers & Fries Food Truck will be with us!

Advocacy groups and nonprofits joining us are:

Democratic Latino Organization of Virginia
Emerge Virginia
Equality Virginia
Housing Opportunities Made Equal
Senator Mark Warner’s Re-election Campaign
VA NOW – Virginia National Organization for Women
VA Sierra Club
Virginia League for Planned Parenthood
Virginians for Responsible Gun Laws
VPAP – Virginia Public Access Project
Virginians for High Speed Rail

Entertainment provided by DJ mFace.

And don’t worry, we’ll be able to watch the returns of the 7th & 8th District Primaries thanks to

Facebook event here.


Democratic Party of Virginia
1710 E Franklin St Ste 200, Richmond, Virginia 23223

5th Annual Backyard BBQ

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Join Metro Richmond Area Young Democrats and friends for our Annual Backyard BBQ. An afternoon of good friends, fun, food & drink, to support this local chapter of Young Democrats.

Get Tickets here