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Visions of Democracy

Everyone come to:

Visions of Democracy

The black experience in Fauquier County at the dawn of landmark civil rights legislation.

Keynote speaker will be Claire Gastanaga, Executive Director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia.

POSTPONED: February Monthly Meeting

Because of the weather, the February Monthly meeting of the Fauquier County Democratic Committee is being POSTPONED until Tuesday, February 24. We'll  have it at the same location in the Warren Green Building, at the usual time, 7:30 PM

The meeting was originally scheduled for Tuesday, February 17. See you next week!

Mark Warner wins!

On November 4th, Senator Mark Warner was reelected to another six years as one of our two senators from Virginia. (The other is Democratic Senator Tim Kaine.)

The race was closer than expected, apparently due to low turnout by Democrats.

Unfortunately, neither Norm Mosher, who was the Democratic candidate for the 1st Congressional District (part of which is in the southern part of the county; incumbent Republican Rob Wittman won) nor Lawrence Gaughan, the Democratic candidate for the 5th Congressional Disrict (most of the county; incumbent Republican John Hurt won) was able to overcome the low Democratic turnout and Republican gerrymandering that have made the districts very conservative.

The voting results for the 5th Congressional District for Senator Warner and Lawrence Gaughan can be seen here.


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Elected Officials

Barack Obama
Joe Biden
Vice President
Mark Warner
U.S. Senator
Tim Kaine
U.S. Senator
Robert Hurt
U.S. Representative 5th District