ARLINGTON COUNTY BOARD SPECIAL ELECTION – July 7, 2020

In-Person Absentee & Vote by Mail Deadlines:

ELECTIONS 2020: GET INVOLVED

Support Our Congressional Candidates in VA
Virginia Adopt a District:
WOFA is considering adopting 2 of 3 VA congressional districts this year.  The districts are 2 (Luria – HOLD), 7 (Spanberger – HOLD) or 5 (Dem primary – FLIP).  Tell us which district you want to support!!  Due to COVID, we aren’t sure exactly what our activities will be but as in previous years, we will be working closely with the campaign and other grassroots organizations.  Contact Jessie@carefreeboats.com if you are interested in participating in this effort.  In the meantime, postcards, letter writing and phone banking efforts are underway for VA as well as for other states—see more on these efforts at this link “ONGOING EFFORTS.”

Get Involved in Pivotal Out-of-State Races
Friday, June 12, 7:00pm
Meet Ricky Hurtado – NC House of Delegates District 63. 
Meet Ricky and find out how you can help elect him, put Cal Cunningham in the US Senate, and deliver NC’s 15 electoral college votes to Joe Biden.  Join Arlington Blue Families, Beyond Arlington and the DC Dems to host a special virtual event this Friday, June 12 in support of Ricky Hurtado.  We in Virginia know how much state legislatures matter!  and the Dems have a chance to turn all of NC blue this year like we did for VA last year.  RSVP https://www.mobilize.us/arlingtonbluefamilies/event/277570/ to get the Zoom link, and share the Facebook link with your friends.

Fantastic turnout for Sheila Bynum-Coleman

Fantastic and enthusiastic turnout for Sheila Bynum-Coleman tonight! Inspiring remarks all around by Sheila For Delegate and Poetess Extraordinaire Tammarrah Addison! Per Senator Mark Warner on why Sheila will be great representative for VA’s 66th District: “She is ready, she is equipped and she will bring a great amount of experience to the General Assembly”. No doubt Sheila Bynum-Coleman and her “Dazzle” will triumph!

Larry Barnett FUNraiser a smashing success!

Fantastic turnout for the FUNraiser for our adopted candidate Larry Barnett for Virginia 27th District Delegate! Music; delicious food and a fantastic lineup: Arlington’s own Del Rip Sullivan (raised MC’ing to a whole new level; Delegate Charniele Herring (Va House Democratic Caucus Chair) and  Donte Tanner for Delegate past candidate for 40th HOD District; WofA Sharon Kelberg Shutler, Peace’s Geeta Gupta, Arlington Blue Families, Indivisible Del Ray, and Democrats to Go knocked it out of the park – with over $13,000 raised! A huge thank you to the Hostess with the Mostest, Diane Hazzard, for opening up her lovely home and the many worker Bees that made this such a success!!!