Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee

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The Latest News

  • Time Magazine Cover Features DLCC Spotlight Candidates

    Thursday, January 18, 2018

    The cover for Time Magazine’s next issue was released today and it highlights the many Democratic women who have stepped up to run for office since Donald Trump was elected President, including a number of candidates featured on the DLCC’s Spotlight Races platform. The cover story also highlights DLCC Spotlight candidate and Senator-elect Patty Schachtner who carried Democrats to victory in a Wisconsin special election just this week.

  • Wisconsin Democrats Flip 34th Seat From Red To Blue

    Tuesday, January 16, 2018

    Tonight Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee Executive Director Jessica Post celebrated Wisconsin state Senator-elect Patty Schachtner’s victory in the special election for Wisconsin Senate District 10. Schachtner's victory marks the 34th district to flip from red to blue since Trump’s inauguration, continuing state Democrats’ trend of drastic overperformance in districts carried by Trump in the 2016 election.

  • The Friday Five - January 12, 2018

    Friday, January 12, 2018

    Democrats in statehouses across the country are fighting to move America forward. In case you missed it, here are some statehouse highlights from this week.

  • DLCC Highlights Women to Watch in Early 2018

    Thursday, January 11, 2018

    Coming off an impressive 2017 cycle in state politics, the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee (DLCC) is kicking off 2018 by highlighting six women candidates running in upcoming special elections around the country. These “women to watch” are running in some critical states like Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Florida where the DLCC will be focusing on flipping chambers in the midterm elections.

  • The Friday Five - January 5, 2018

    Friday, January 5, 2018

    Democrats in statehouses across the country are fighting to move America forward. In case you missed it, here are some statehouse highlights from this week.

  • The Friday Five - December 15, 2017

    Friday, December 15, 2017

    Democrats in statehouses across the country are fighting to move America forward. In case you missed it, here are some statehouse highlights from this week.

  • The Friday Five - December 8, 2017

    Friday, December 8, 2017

    Democrats in statehouses across the country are fighting to move America forward. In case you missed it, here are some statehouse highlights from this week.

  • The DLCC's 2018 Roadmap

    Thursday, December 7, 2017

    On Nov. 7, voters turned out in droves in a direct rebuke of state Republicans and the Trump administration. Americans from coast to coast sent a clear message that they will step up and defend Democratic values, safeguard the progress we have made, and push onward.

  • State Legislative Leaders Converge in Washington to Plan for 2018

    Thursday, December 7, 2017

    This week state legislative leaders from all over the country convened in Washington D.C. for the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee’s annual Emerging Leaders Forum.

  • DLCC Announces 2018 Board of Directors

    Wednesday, December 6, 2017

    Today the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee (DLCC) convened its annual Winter Meeting with its Board of Directors in Washington, D.C. with the goal of reflecting on this years’ successes, laying the groundwork for 2018 and 2020 elections, and holding Board elections.