FCDC Diversity Committee Reception

international foods

Join fellow Democrats at our Diversity Reception and enjoy an afternoon of International Food Tasting while you support the FCDC Diversity Committee. Our 2013 candidates for election and re-election (Governor, Lt. Governor, Attorney General, House of Delegates) have been invited to speak.

  • When: Saturday, May 25, 2013, 3-5pm
  • Where: Nazir Bhagat’s home (6374 Lakeview Drive, Falls Church, VA 22041 – on Lake Barcroft; map, click here).
  • Suggested Contribution: Individual: $25 – Friends of Diversity: $50 – Co-Hosts: $100 – Sponsors: $250. Please RSVP by May 22 by making your contribution online by credit card at fairfaxdemocrats.org/diversity or contacting Ayman Eldarwish at fcdcdiversity@gmail.com. Contributions will also be accepted at the door. Funds raised will be used for multi-language literature, outreach, and sample ballots.

Contributions are not tax deductible for federal income tax purposes.
Paid for by the Fairfax County Democratic Committee, www.fairfaxdemocrats.org, not authorized by any candidate or candidate’s committee.

Spring Fling Potluck Dinner



It’s another election year in Virginia and your local Democrats will be organizing to elect our great candidates for Governor, Lt. Governor, Attorney General and our members of the House of Delegates.  Voting is now underway for the Democratic Primary (click here for more information). 

We’d like to remind you that our Spring Fling Potluck Dinner is coming up on May 18th!  We are updating the ticket price and start time from the last invitation.  Join us to dine with fellow Democrats and support our efforts to Get Out the Vote in 2013!

Spring Fling Potluck Dinner
Saturday, May 18, 2013 from 7:00-9:00pm 

at the Kena Temple 
9001 Arlington Boulevard Fairfax, VA (map)

Click here to purchase tickets
Click here for the flyer


About our Special Guests:
Virginia Democratic Senate Leader Richard Saslaw has been working to find transportation solutions and fighting back against the outrageous proposals coming from the Republicans. 
Senate Democratic Caucus Chair Donald A. McEachin has been a strong voice for civil rights, women’s health and protecting the right to vote.


Dick SaslawDonald McEachin






Admission is $30 – includes entree and two drink tickets

Please bring a potluck dish to share according to the District you live in:
Hunter Mill, Springfield & Sully Districts: Desserts
Braddock, Mason & Providence Districts: Salads
Dranesville, Lee & Mt. Vernon Districts: Vegetables & Side Dishes 

Also, check out these other great upcoming FCDC events:

May 15th: Dems Dine Out in Seven Corners
May 18th: Coordinated Campaign Day of Action
May 19th: Providence Mayfest
May 25th: Diversity Reception
May 28th: FCDC General Meeting
June 2nd: Lieutenant Governor Candidates’ Debate and Brunch

June 11th: VOTE in the Virginia Democratic Primary to choose our nominees for Lieutenant Governor and Attorney General

To view additional events and meetings (or to add your own event), click here to view our Calendar

We hope to see you soon!


-Fairfax County Democrats

Absentee Voting for June 11 Primary has Begun

By  on Apr 26, 2013 in News |

How to Vote Absentee

The Democratic Primary for 2013 will take place June 11th at your normal polling location. If you need to vote absentee you can fill out this form to mail in OR vote absentee in person. To find out if you can vote absentee click here. You can vote absentee in person only at the Fairfax County Government Center. If you live in Fairfax County you should mail your absentee ballot request to the Fairfax County Government Center. To vote absentee visit or mail a completed absentee ballot request form to:

Fairfax County Government Center
12000 Government Center Parkway
Suite 323
Fairfax, VA 22035

In-person absentee voting

You can vote in person at the Fairfax County Government Center. There will not be any satellite locations for absentee voting for the June 11th primary in Fairfax County.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday: 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Saturdays (June 1st and June 8th): 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Office Closed On:
Monday, May 27, 2013 (Memorial Day)

Last Day to Vote In-Person:
Saturday, June 8th

Absentee Voting By Mail:

Last Date to Apply for an Absentee Ballot By Mail:
June 4th, 5:00 p.m.

For inclusion in the elections, absentee ballots must be returned to the Fairfax County Government Center by:
7:00 p.m. on June 11, 2013

Statewide Democratic Primary Candidates

There are two Democratic candidates in a primary for Lieutenant Governor and two Democratic candidates for Attorney General. The two candidates for Lieutenant Governor are Aneesh Chopra and Ralph Northam. The two candidates for Attorney General are Justin Fairfax and Mark Herring.