Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee

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The Latest News

  • 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.

  • America’s Teachers: From Walkouts to the Ballot Box

    Wednesday, August 29, 2018

    As students and teachers head back to school, today the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee (DLCC) released a memo highlighting the record number of educators who just a few short months ago participated in the “red state revolt” against Republicans’ draconian cuts to education funding and are now running in record numbers for elected office themselves.

  • State Democrats Continue to Lead National Resistance

    Tuesday, August 21, 2018

    In the 651 days since Trump was elected President, Democratic state legislators across the country have stepped up to lead our nation forward. They have passed policies to preserve the progress made on critical issues from health care and the environment, to education and equal rights, despite the administration and its allies in statehouses working overtime to reverse decades of progress.