Posts by Auntielolo

Our Seat At The Table Tour Heads to Essence Fest

We kicked off this week with the public launch of our “Seat at the Table” Tour, a joint Democratic initiative from the DNC, the Congressional Black Caucus PAC, and Black women mayors. We know that Black women are the backbone of the Democratic Party. And through this tour, we’ll be working to rebuild relationships, restore…

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Again

Again. Again we are heartbroken. Again a preventable tragedy. How many more children will be murdered before lawmakers take action? How many families destroyed and communities shattered? Our thoughts and prayers are with the Santa Fe victims and their families, but thoughts and prayers are not enough. Our students are demanding action. The families of…

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Protecting the Special Counsel

Protecting the Special Counsel The president of the United States appears to be on the verge of firing Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, the man overseeing the investigation of him and his campaign. This would be the first step toward firing the special counsel investigating the president. The gravity of this situation cannot be overstated.…

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Remembering Louise Slaughter

Remembering Louise Slaughter On behalf of everyone at the DNC, we are deeply saddened by Congresswoman Slaughter’s passing, and our thoughts are with her family, colleagues, and constituents at this difficult time. As one of the longest-serving women in Congress, Louise was a trailblazer and fierce advocate for women’s rights. From fighting for equal pay…

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The Truth About DNC Fundraising

  I hope you had a wonderful weekend, as we get a start to our week I wanted to share a Medium post on DNC fundraising from our Finance Chair Henry Muñoz. Yours, Jason –––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Jason Rae Secretary Democratic National Committee xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx The Truth about DNC Fundraising By DNC Finance Chair Henry Muñoz In 2017, the…

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The Divider-in-Chief

After watching this week’s State of the Union, two things are clear: We must keep holding Trump accountable — and it’s more important than ever that we elect Democrats in 2018. President Trump’s address was dark, divisive, and dangerous. We heard empty words about helping workers, while his actions have only given massive tax cuts…

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Announcement

I’m thrilled to announce that Mary Beth Cahill will join our team as interim CEO. Mary Beth comes to us with a wealth of experience in Democratic politics. From her days in the U.S. Senate and the White House to her leadership at EMILY’s List, Mary Beth is a seasoned Democratic veteran who brings decades…

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AAPI Newsletter No. 1 – Jan 2018

AAPI Newsletter:  2017 in Review, and Looking Ahead to 2018 Dear friends and allies, 2017 was an incredible year for progressives, Democrats, and the AAPI community – we won over 100 local and state elections and flipped 34 legislative seats. In Virginia, not only did we elect Governor Ralph Northam, Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax, and…

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Transition

Please find below a message from DNC CEO Jess O’Connell. Yours, Jason –––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Jason Rae Secretary Democratic National Committee xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx DNC Members, I write today to announce that I am stepping down as CEO of the DNC later next month. I’m proud to have helped to rebuild our party at a time when we needed…

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One Year of Chaos

Tomorrow marks the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump’s inauguration, and we’re just hours away from a government shutdown. That tells you all you need to know about how dangerous and destructive this presidency has been. Republicans control the House, the Senate, and the White House. Any government shutdown falls 100% on them. In fact, there…

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