Are you looking to spark progressive change in your community? Are you concerned about the recent turn of events in the national political scene? Do you want to meet other young progressives in your community? Join the Fairfax Young Democrats for our January membership meeting on January 25 at Patrick Henry Library. Our meeting will begin at 7:30 PM. We will be discussing several topics including the ongoing General Assembly Session, our FYD action plan/issues platform, and the upcoming FY2018 Fairfax County budget.
Our special guest for the evening will be Supervisor Jeff McKay representing the Lee District in Fairfax County. Supervisor McKay chairs the Fairfax County Board’s Budget and Legislative Committees and co-chairs the Board’s committee on Community Revitalization and Reinvestment.He will provide a unique perspective into our local government. This meeting will be extremely informative. If you have any questions, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org .
There are three special elections being held on January 10th in the Commonwealth. If the Democrats are able to win the 22nd Senate District, then they will have a majority in the Senate with Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam serving as the tiebreaker. There are a lot of opportunities to help these campaigns through phone banking, canvassing, and donations. Additional information about the candidates is listed below:
Jennifer McClellan for Senate -SD 9
Ryant Washington for Senate -SD 22
Cheryl Turpin for HD-85
There are several events being held leading up to the election on January 10. Multiple phone banking opportunities are available with Fairfax County Democratic Committee and Fairfax Young Democrats. If interested, send an email to email@example.com.