January 2018 Monthly Meeting

The first general monthly meeting of the 2018-2019 Culpeper County Democratic Committee was held on January 29th at Old House Vineyards!   Thank you town councilwoman Jamie Clancey for speaking to us!   We also heard from our four great candidates to defeat Dave Brat! Abigail Spanberger Dan Ward Helen Alli Diane Fraser   Agenda Minutes

Inaugural Meeting of the 2018-2019 CCDC Executive Committee

On January 17th, the newly elected Change Slate – Ben Hixon, Tristan Shields, Laura Bynum, Pam Novy, Meroë Dawson and Nancy Dailey – held their first Executive Committee Meeting. These executive meetings are historically administrivial and boring, but boy was this one well-attended! Minutes to this meeting and all other executive committee meetings can be […]

Is America still a country of laws?

By: Mike McClary Published by:∫ Culpeper Star-Exponent Date Published: December 30, 2017 David McCullough, in his excellent biography of John Adams, who was one of those whose ideas were enshrined in the Constitution, discusses how the founding fathers constructed their vision of government. One of the seminal ideas to the balance of power of the three […]

A Good Deal for the Common Man?

By: David Reuther Published by: Culpeper Star-Exponent  Date Published: December 17, 2017 I grew up in the West.  Every family vacation, we would collect our gear and head off to the National Parks.  We camped and explored the incredible beauty and majesty of Yosemite, Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, Zion, and others.  Along the way, we took […]