Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee

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The Latest News

  • The Friday Five - May 26th, 2017

    Friday, May 26, 2017

    Each day, the DLCC’s experts comb through statehouse political news across the country to stay on top of the latest developments. Here are five stories that may have flown under your radar this week.

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    Anti-Trump Effect in Full Swing as Dems Sweep Statehouse Specials

    Thursday, May 25, 2017

    While Democrats have enjoyed electoral overperformance and multiple special election wins since Trump’s inauguration, Tuesday’s special elections mark the first (of many) districts to “go blue” in the Trump era.

  • DLCC Continues Series of Special Election Victories

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017

    Today Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee Executive Director Jessica Post applauded tonight’s New York legislative special election wins. Democrat Christine Pellegrino flipped Assembly District 9, adding another seat to Democrats’ sizable majority in the chamber and becoming the second red-to-blue pickup of the Trump era. Democrat Brian Benjamin won the special election in Senate District 30, giving Democrats a majority in the 63-seat chamber.

  • DLCC Celebrates Another Special Election Win

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017

    Today Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee Executive Director Jessica Post applauded Democrat Edie DesMarais on her success in flipping a Republican seat into the Democratic column in a New Hampshire House special election. Not only did DesMarais move this seat from Republican to Democratic hands, but she also outperformed Hillary Clinton’s November numbers in the Carroll 6 District by almost 8 points.

  • NEWSBlog

    This is where we have to start

    Friday, May 19, 2017

    If America is going to survive the Trump catastrophe and get back to electing real leaders like President Obama, we have to start in state legislatures.

  • The Friday Five - May 19th, 2017

    Friday, May 19, 2017

    Each day, the DLCC’s experts comb through statehouse political news across the country to stay on top of the latest developments. Here are five stories that may have flown under your radar this week.

  • NEWSBlog

    An Act A Day Keeps Trumpism At Bay

    Wednesday, May 17, 2017

    While DLCC Board members and state leaders work to expand and protect progress in statehouses nationwide, DLCC is using grassroots online outreach to share proactive “daily acts” that can be taken by any voter interested in fighting back against the Trump agenda.

  • DLCC Announces New Hires, Roles for 2018-2020 Fight

    Tuesday, May 16, 2017

    Today Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee Executive Director Jessica Post announced significant staff and capacity expansions as the organization prepares to expand Democratic power in statehouses and flip legislative chambers in the upcoming election cycles.

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    While Congress recesses, DLCC highlights state Dems’ achievements

    Thursday, May 11, 2017

    With the federal government in near chaos, the spotlight is on the states — specifically, state Democrats and what they are accomplishing as leaders of the resistance.

  • The Friday Five - May 5th, 2017

    Friday, May 5, 2017

    Each day, the DLCC’s experts comb through statehouse political news across the country to stay on top of the latest developments. Here are five stories that may have flown under your radar this week.