“Throwing out the law would end healthcare coverage for millions of people – getting rid of publicly subsidized health insurance plans sold on exchanges, the expansion of Medicaid, protections for people with pre-existing conditions, and rules letting children stay on their parents’ insurance until the age of 26.” https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/mar/26/trump-administration-pushes-to-completely-gut-obamacare-in-dramatic-escalation
Member Vacancies I would like to thank Ann Duncan (6.1 member – Bedford), Henry Gorfein (6.1 member– Rappahannock), and Robert Goad (6.1 member– Nelson) for their service to the 5th CD, the CD Committee, and the Democratic Party of Virginia. All three have informed me that they are stepping down from membership on the 5th … Continue reading 5th CD Member Vacancies
The Virginia 5th District Democratic Committee’s Convention was a show of unity and force as we move into the general election cycle. We are all united to flip the district. The 5th District Democratic Nominating Convention was a shining example of democracy in action. Farmville’s Firemen’s Sports Arena hosted a diverse group of delegates … Continue reading Democrats are ready to flip VA-05!
These are the temporary rules of the 5th CD convention as adopted by the Convention Rules Committee. These rules may be subject to change until they are adopted by majority vote at the convention itself.
All localities have reported. Here are the official delegate counts for each of the 23 committees in the 5th District. See you at the convention on May 5!