One Nation March

What is the One Nation March?

On Saturday, October 2, 2010, hundreds of thousands of people from across America will gather at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. to demonstrate our re-commitment to change, click here. The One Nation March will feature human and civil rights leaders, labor leaders, environmental and peace activists, faith leaders, celebrities and sports figures – all marching together to help Put America Back to Work and to Pull America Back Together. And to help reorder our national priorities so that investments in people come first.

We must reorder our nation’s priorities to invest in our most valuable resource: our people. It is time we work together again to ensure that every one has the opportunity to achieve the American Dream — a secure job, a safe home, and a quality education.

When is the March?

Saturday, October 2, 2010. The official program will begin at 12:00 pm and end at 4:00 pm. The event site will open for guests at 6:00 am, and the pre-program will kick off at 11 am. Tens of thousands of people from across the country are anticipated for this march. Please plan on arriving in the morning to allow sufficient time to get to the Lincoln Memorial.

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Mason District Working for Connolly and Moran

Connolly for Congress Campaign Information

Did you know? Mason District has a local Connolly Campaign office! Kaye and Ross Kory have generously opened their home to serve as yet another campaign office.  Congressman Connolly is a true partner in Congress and he deserves our help.  Please consider volunteering for Congressman Connolly. Mason Committee member Kimberly Smith is running this office and she can be reached at  703-624-1182  or you can email MasonForConnolly@gmail.com.

  • Canvass Schedule
    • Saturday 10am – 7pm
    • Sunday 12pm – 7pm
    • Address: 6505 Waterway Drive, Falls Church, VA 22044; map, click here
  • Phone Bank Schedule
    • Wednesdays/Thursdays/Fridays 5pm – 9pm
    • Saturdays 11am – 8pm
    • Sundays 12pm – 6pm
    • Address: 6505 Waterway Drive, Falls Church, VA 22044; map, click here

Moran for Congress Campaign Information

Moran for Congress canvasses and phone banks are in full swing and for Mason volunteers will be held at FCDC Headquarters; other canvasses will be conducted out of Sue Langley’s home in Vienna. For more information contact the Fairfax County Field Coordinator, Amanda Holmes at 757-660-2531 or email to amanda@moranforcongress.org. Make your choices and see the details below! For all of these events – PLEASE contact Amanda before showing up!

  • Canvass Schedule
    • Saturdays 11am-2pm
    • Address: Sue Langley’s House at 2435 Flint Hill Road, Vienna, VA 22181; map, click here
  • Canvassing/Phonebanking Schedule
    • Saturdays and Sundays 11am-2pm
    • Address: FCDC HQ at 2815 Hartland Rd, Suite 110, Falls Church, VA 22043; map, click here


The Choice This November

Voters have choice this November — between Democrats who are moving America forward, and Republicans who want to take us back to the failed policies of the past. See the video below or click here.

WHAT’S AT STAKE THIS NOVEMBER

The challenges President Obama inherited were immense—two wars, an economy in crisis, a broken health care system, record deficits. The size of our challenges had outgrown the smallness of our politics, and Americans of all walks of life were hungry for new ideas and new leadership. Continue reading The Choice This November

Obama voters crucial for Democratic victory in mid-term election

cross-posted from Annandale VA 9.13.2010

crab-feast-092010Democratic leaders and party members turned out in full force Saturday evening for the Mason District Crab Feast, an annual backyard fundraising event featuring barrels full of blue crabs. Party leaders sought to energize Fairfax County Democratic activists to work hard to get out the vote in November. Both Reps. Gerry Connolly (11th District, which includes Annandale) and Rep. Jim Moran (8th District) are up for re-election. The event was organized by Mason District Democrats under the leadership of chair Rachel Rifkind.

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