• CD 11 Call to Virtual Convention

    Pursuant to the authority provided by the Virginia Democratic Party of Virginia, the Eleventh District Convention will convene at 1PM on Saturday, May 16th. State Delegates, Alternates, and Guests will be able to view the Convention opening session on the internet. The opening session will include addresses by distinguished guests and an explanation of the voting process by which State Delegates will vote for National Convention Delegates and conduct other business. Following the opening session, State Delegates will engage in online voting at between 5PM on Saturday, May 16th and 5PM on Sunday, May 17th.

    For more information, check out the full 11th CD Call to Convention

    The purpose of the Eleventh Congressional District Convention shall be:
    A. To select seven (7) National Convention Delegates, and one (1) alternate to the 2020 Democratic National Convention; and
    B. To select an Elector from the Eleventh Congressional District; and;
    C. To vote to adopt or reject the Report of the Eleventh Congressional District Democratic Committee Resolutions Committee.

    Slates shall be permitted at the 11th Congressional District Convention. All slates must be complete, using all of the delegate allocated seats and gender balanced in order to be accepted (e.g. the Biden slate should have 3 males and 2 females; the Sanders slate should have 1 male and 1 female). Slates for Delegate and Alternate must be filed separately. Individuals who wish to form a slate, must notify the CD Chair and State Party in writing by May 4th at 5:00PM.

    For more information, check out the full 11th CD Call to Convention

  • 2020 DPVA Call to Caucus to Elect State Delegates

    As a result of the current Covid-19 virus public health emergency, it is not possible for the Democratic Party of Virginia (DPVA) to implement the national convention delegate selection process as set forth in the Virginia Delegate Selection Plan (DSP) and the Call to State Convention. The DPVA is committed to implementing a simple, open, fair, and democratic alternative process for the election of national convention delegates and alternates and doing other necessary party business. This Call to Caucus Supersedes any Calls issued by any City or County Democratic Committee.

    The Democratic Party of Virginia will hold a virtual unassembled caucus (firehouse primary) from April 18th, 2020 at 12:00PM until April 20th, 2020 at 7:00 PM for the purpose of electing State Delegates and Alternates from each locality who will participate in Congressional District Conventions and the State Convention for the purpose of electing Democratic National Convention Delegates and Alternates.

    All individuals interested in running to be a State Delegate or Alternate, from the locality in which they are registered to vote, must pre-file with the Democratic Party of Virginia by 5:00 PM on Thursday, April 9th, 2020.

    Click Here to File to Be a State Delegate or Alternate

    Click Here to File to Participate (Vote) in a Caucus

  • 2020 Delegate Selection Information

    Frank Leone created the above slideshow which was modified to provide information for the 8th, 10th and 11th congressional district democratic committee’s conventions. Frank represents Virginia as one of our five elected members of the Democratic National Committee. Check out Frank’s demrulz.org/rules for more information and a recent history about Democratic National Conventions.

  • 20th Annual John N. Sturdivant Brunch (POSTPONED)

    11th CD Democrats 20th Annual John N. Sturdivant Award Brunch

    UPDATE: DUE TO THE COVID-19 HEALTH CRISIS, THE STURDIVANT BRUNCH HAS BEEN POSTPONED…LOOK FOR MORE INFORMATION IN THE COMING WEEKS

    Honoring an awardee for his/her lifetime commitment to the Labor community and Democratic ideas & values.

    We will also present our 11th District Community Service Awards:

    Joseph V Gartlan Award (Fairfax County)
    Deloris Hampton Award (Prince William County)
    Frederick W Silverthorne Award (Fairfax City)

    Sunday, May 3rd, 2020, 11:00am – 1:00pm

    Springfield Golf & Country Club
    8301 Old Keene Mill Road Springfield, VA 22152

    Cost: $60 per person in advance; $75 at the door
    Table Sponsor: $800
    Additional Sponsor Levels: $110| $300| $450| $800| $1400
    Reservations: Pay online at www.11thdistrictdemocrats.org/sturdivant20

    Authorized by Virginia’s 11th Congressional District Democratic Committee (www.11thdistrictdemocrats.org), Robert Haley, Chair.

  • Meeting to fill vacancy – Aug. 19

    NOTICE

    The 11th Congressional District Democratic Committee will meet to fill a vacancy in the committee for resident of Fairfax County who identifies as a woman on Monday, August 19, 2019 at 8:00 pm at the Fairfax County Democratic Committee Headquarters (8500 Executive Park Ave., Suite 402, Fairfax, VA 22031).

    Persons interested in filling this vacancy may submit their name, and optionally a one-page statement to describe their background and interest in the vacancy, via email to filing@11thdistrictdemocrats.org before 7:30 pm on Thursday, August 15, 2019.


    Details

    A member of the 11th Congressional District Democratic Committee has resigned, creating a vacancy of 1 (one) position on the committee from Fairfax County for a person who identifies as a woman. This vacancy will be filled as prescribed in Section 6.5 of the Democratic Party of Virginia Party Plan.

    Under the authority granted in Section 6.4 of the DPVA Party Plan, the Chair has called a meeting of the Committee on Mon., August 19, 2019 at 8:00 PM to fill the vacancy. This meeting will be held at the Fairfax County Democratic Committee Headquarter, 8500 Executive Park Ave., Suite 402, Fairfax, VA 22031.

    Members of the 11th Congressional District Democratic Committee from Fairfax County will meet at 7:30 pm on the same day and at the same location to consider making a recommendation to the full committee.

    If you are interested in the vacancy, please send an email to: filing@11thdistrictdemocrats.org before 7:30 pm on Thursday, August 15, 2019. You may optionally include a one-page statement with your nomination. Pre-filing is not required to be considered for the vacancy, but is strongly encouraged.

    All meetings of the 11th CD Democratic Committee, including both of the meetings described above, are open to the public. If you have problems accessing the building, please call the main FCDC phone number: 703-573-6811.