Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee

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The Latest News

  • DLCC Announces New Board Leadership, Members

    Wednesday, December 7, 2016

    Today Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee Executive Director Jessica Post congratulated new Board of Directors Chair Tina Kotek, the Speaker of the Oregon House of Representatives, and welcomed seven additional new Board members.

  • DLCC Applauds North Carolina Gerrymandering Ruling

    Wednesday, November 30, 2016

    Today Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee Executive Director Jessica Post lauded last night’s federal court ruling that directs the legislature to draw new statehouse district maps by March 15, 2017, and to hold elections in the new districts in November.

  • DLCC 2016 Election Analysis

    Wednesday, November 16, 2016

    While Democrats running for state legislative office fell short of this cycle’s high expectations, Democratic power in state legislatures actually increased. While Republicans gained majorities in just three legislative chambers, Democrats won majorities in at least four. Additionally, Democrats expanded our majorities and added seats in a number of states.

  • DLCC Celebrates Statehouse Victories Nationwide

    Wednesday, November 9, 2016

    Today Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee Executive Director Jessica Post lauded the pickup of at least three Democratic legislative majorities in the Nevada Assembly, the Nevada Senate, and the New Mexico House.

  • President Obama Endorses In Key Statehouse Races

    Wednesday, October 26, 2016

    This week, President Barack Obama endorsed state legislative candidates across the country. Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee Executive Director Jessica Post issued the following statement on the President’s move to highlight down-ballot elections.

  • DLCC Essential Races 2016: Round 3

    Thursday, October 13, 2016

    DLCC’s 2016 Essential Races highlight some of this year’s most exciting candidates in some of our most crucial legislative districts; the final Essential Races installment features 22 contests, bringing the total Essential Races list to 52 exciting candidates.

  • DLCC Releases Final, Expanded Installment of 2016 Essential Races

    Thursday, October 13, 2016

    DLCC’s 2016 Essential Races highlight some of this year’s most exciting candidates in some of our most crucial legislative districts; the final Essential Races installment features 22 contests, bringing the total Essential Races list to 52 exciting candidates.

  • DLCC Calls on GOP State Leaders to Disavow Trump

    Saturday, October 8, 2016

    Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee Executive Director Jessica Post decried the failure of Republican legislative leaders in statehouses around the country to denounce their party’s presidential nominee now that his degrading comments and casual advocacy of sexual assault have come to light.

  • DLCC Expands List of 2016 Essential Races

    Thursday, October 6, 2016

    DLCC’s 2016 Essential Races highlight some of this year’s most exciting candidates in some of our most crucial legislative districts; the second Essential Races installment features 15 candidates from ten states.

  • DLCC Essential Races 2016: Round 2

    Thursday, October 6, 2016

    DLCC’s 2016 Essential Races highlight some of this year’s most exciting candidates in some of our most crucial legislative districts; the second Essential Races installment features 15 candidates from ten states.