Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee

The Latest News

The Latest News

  • Supporting Veterans Running for State Legislatures

    Friday, October 19, 2018

    This is a pivotal election year. It has never been more important to run good candidates for every office at every level in every state. Right now, state Democrats are just 17 seats away from reclaiming the majority in eight chambers - and veterans running for office could provide the needed bump to put Democrats over the edge.

  • Empowering Democratic Millennial Candidates in 2018

    Wednesday, October 17, 2018

    This is a special moment in history. It has never been more important to run good candidates for every office at every level in every state. Right now, state Democrats are just 17 seats away from reclaiming the majority in eight chambers -- and we have the strong candidates and grassroots support to do just that.

  • DLCC Shares Breakdown of 2018 Democratic Legislative Candidates

    Monday, October 15, 2018

    Today the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee (DLCC) released a new report highlighting the record number of Democrats running for state legislatures nationwide, including the number of men and women, first-time candidates, veterans, and educators who are running this fall.

  • MEMO: DEMOCRATS POSITIONED TO FLIP STATE LEGISLATURES

    Monday, October 8, 2018

    With less than 30 days left until Election Day, there is no question this is the most important election of our lifetime.

  • DLCC Sets New Fundraising Record in September

    Tuesday, October 2, 2018

    After breaking its previous fundraising record in August, the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee (DLCC) Executive Director Jessica Post has announced that the committee has once again reached new heights with the help of its dedicated group of grassroots supporters.

  • DLCC Launches New Podcast About Importance of State Races

    Tuesday, October 2, 2018

    Today the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee (DLCC) launched its new podcast, Stated, which provides an in-depth look at the importance and impact of state legislative races on our democracy in a six-part series.

  • President Obama Endorses Almost 200 Additional State Democrats

    Monday, October 1, 2018

    Today former President Barack Obama announced he is endorsing an additional 180 Democrats running for statehouses nationwide. The candidates include veterans, educators, union advocates, small business owners, lawyers, health care workers, community organizers, activists, and more. The DLCC has also endorsed many of these changemakers and included them on its list of Spotlight Races.

  • DLCC Releases September “State of Play” Memo

    Friday, September 28, 2018

    With less than 40 days until Election Day, the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee (DLCC) has released a new memo highlighting state Democrats’ progress in battleground states across the country.

  • DLCC Has Best Fundraising Month in 26-year History

    Thursday, September 6, 2018

    With less than 70 days until the November midterm elections, Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee (DLCC) Executive Director Jessica Post announced the committee has broken another record with the help of its grassroots supporters: the committee had its best month of fundraising ever in its 26-year history.

  • State Democrats Reach Millions of Voters

    Thursday, August 30, 2018

    With less than 70 days until the November midterm elections, Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee (DLCC) Executive Director Jessica Post announced the committee has surpassed its original goal of knocking on more than 1 million doors before the end of summer, as tens of thousands of supporters came together to knock on more than three million doors for state legislative candidates.