In Memoriam Henry Tieleman

May 26, 1933 - January 12, 2018 Our dear friend Henry Tieleman (Hendrik Willem Tieleman) passed away at home Friday morning, January 12th (obituary, Roanoke Times click here).  As a naturalized citizen he appreciated democracy in a very personal way that inspires everyone. Henry was fired up and all ready to jump into 2018 [...]

2018-01-16T19:25:27+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Categories: 9th CD News|

Reorganization Meetings 2018-2020

All city / county Democratic committees in Virginia reorganize every two years. Members and officers are elected. The Party Plan of the Democratic Party of Virginia (DPVA) mandates that every two years, in odd-numbered years, each Democratic committee undergoes reorganization (this ensures a vital, healthy local committee). The current membership term expires in December [...]

2018-01-10T11:13:46+00:00 December 7th, 2017|Categories: 9th CD News|

9thCD Vacancy: Female

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 22, 2017 Deborah Baum, 9th CD Chair  (540) 230-3544 --- MEMBER VACANCY I would like to thank Jessica Bennett for her service to the 9th CD, and to the CD Committee. She has informed me that for travel and health reasons she is stepping down from membership on the [...]

2017-11-23T09:06:50+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Categories: 9th CD News|

VA 9th District Votes for Primary in 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Deborah Baum,, (540) 230-3544 Virginia 9th Congressional District Democratic Committee Selects Primary for 2018 October 19, 2017 - Congressional District members exercised their responsibility per Virginia Code and Democratic Party of Virginia Party Plan by selecting a primary as the method of nomination for the 9th District Democratic candidate for [...]

2017-10-19T22:30:07+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Categories: 9th CD News, Primary|Tags: , , |

9th CD Committee Call to Convention on May 20th

I. Call Pursuant to the authority provided by the Virginia Democratic Party Plan, the Ninth Congressional District Democratic Committee (“District Committee”) hereby calls a Convention to be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 20 2017, at the following location: Southwest Virginia 4-H Educational Center Ratliff Hall Meeting Facility 25236 Hillman Highway Abingdon, VA 24210 [...]

2017-05-30T17:11:59+00:00 April 1st, 2017|Categories: 9th CD News|