Upcoming Rappahannock County Democrats Meeting


The Rappahannock County Democratic Committee (RCDC) will meet on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 9:30 a.m., at the Washington Town Hall, Washington, VA. Meetings are open to the general public.




Virginia’s 5th Congressional District Democrats are fielding four excellent candidates to run against Tom Garrett for U.S. Congress this November.

Check out their websites and stay tuned!


5th District Congressional Candidates Forum, February 3

On February 3, Virginia Indivisible Groups and Democratic Committees are sponsoring a Candidates Forum for the 5th District Congressional elections.

Come meet the four Democratic candidates for the run against Tom Garrett this November: Leslie Cockburn, Ben Cullop, Roger Dean Huffstetler, and Andrew Sneathern.

Warrenton Community Center
430 East Shirley Avenue, Warrenton VA 20186
10 am to 12 pm.


New Year, New RCDC Officers!

The Rappahannock County Democratic Committee started off the new year with the election of new officers.

Chosen by unanimous vote were, left-to-right, Bruce Sloane, treasurer, Mary-Sherman Willis, chair, Ross O’Donoghue vice chair, and Jed Duvall, secretary. Congratulations!


Meet and Greet at Headmaster’s Pub – Andrew Sneathern, one of Virginia’s 5th district Democratic Party candidates for Congress

You’re invited to Headmaster’s Pub in Sperryville to meet, Andrew Sneathern,

Virginia’s 5th District Democratic Party Candidate

Thursday, 2/1, 6-8 PM
Headmaster’s Pub, 12018 Lee Highway, Sperryville VA 22740

Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance, Jan. 21, 4 p.m., Little Washington Theatre


Notice of Rappahannock County Democratic Caucus

The Rappahannock County Democratic Committee hereby announces that it will hold an assembled caucus beginning at 10:00 am on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at the Town Hall in Washington, Virginia. The purpose is to elect members to the Rappahannock County Democratic Committee for the 2018-2019 Biennium.

Any Democrat wishing to be a member of the Committee must file an application for Membership which may be mailed to RCDC, P.O. Box 277, Washington, VA 22747 or filed at the Caucus. Filing forms will be available from 9:00 am to 10 am at the Town Hall on the day of the Caucus. It is not necessary to be present at the Caucus to be elected as a member of the Committee; however, it is necessary that all Applications for Membership be in the possession of the Reorganization Caucus by 10:00 am on January 13, 2018.

Doors to the caucus will open at 9:00 for breakfast and check-in. At 10:00 am the doors to the Caucus will be closed, and no person may complete a form and participate after that time with the exception of those persons in line at 10:00 am. Once the Committee is reformed, the Committee will convene and may choose to elect officers for the 2018-2019 Biennium.

For more information or application forms, contact Barbara Dennis at 540-364-2569.


Election Night Watch Party!

Election Night Watch Party, November 7

7:30 pm until…

Headmastser’s Pub (12018 Lee Highway, Sperryville, Virginia)

$15.00 per person; cash bar.

Plenty of food and good camaraderie. Come one, come all.

If you know ahead of time that you’ll be attending, please call Judy DeSarno at 540-675-9913 or answer by e-mail to judydesarno(at)gmail.com


Tristan Shields’ latest campaign video – “Politics: The Loudest, The Angriest, the Extremist”

Click here to go to Tristan Shields’ website


What’s On Your Ballot?

Click the following link to find information about who’s running and where to vote! http://www.elections.virginia.gov/voter-outreach/whats-ballot.html?polling-location