Our next meeting is on Monday, June 24th when we'll kick-off our VA Is for Democracy Lovers 2019 campaign with peer-to-peer email fundraising, canvassing and postcarding.
Here's a preview of the candidates who are running. We will be joined by Delegate Alfonso Lopez, Minority Whip for the VA House of Delegates. He'll give us an insider's view of what's happening with the VA candidates running in 2019, the impact of flipping so many seats in 2017, and what to expect in 2020.
The full agenda is:
6:30 - 7:00 Orientation for those new to NOPE and socializing time for others
7:00 - 7:05 Welcome
7:05 - 7:15 Introduction to the Virginia 2019 elections and Why Virginia Matters
7:15- 7:45 House of Delegates Minority Whip
Alfonso Lopez, 49th District in the Virginia House of Delegates, parts of Arlington and Fairfax Counties: An insider’s perspective on the VA 2019 elections and run-up to 2020 election
7:45 -8:00 Fundraising strategy for our VA Democratic Dozen through peer to peer emails and our Giving Circle
8:00 -8:10 Canvassing & Post Carding plans for VA and NC (Sept. 10 special election)
8:10 - 8:20 Local Priorities (DC Neighbors for Racial Justice, Neighbors Rising for Immigrants, DC Statehood, Herd on the Hill for constituents around the country)
8:20 - 8:30 Other Local Issues - July 4 rally, NOPE swag
8:30 Close Meeting and Announce Next Meeting - July 22