Month: June 2017

What is a Primary?

​What is a Primary? A primary is one of the ways that a political party can select a nominee for the November General Election.  This year both parties chose the primary method to select nominees for state-wide offices and some local races. Virginia Beach Primary Elections will be held for Governor, Lieutenant Governor and the 21st…

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The Space Between

The Space Between: How the Democratic Platform is the Foundation of the Future for Generation X ~ by S. Martin Generation X (DOB 1961-1981) is the “Sandwich Generation.” We grew up with MTV, we wore plaid shirts and ripped jeans in college, and when we got our @#$% together we had our children later in…

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You Are Not Alone

You are not alone. ~ by Jeff Toussaint Welcome to the webpage for the Virginia Beach Democrats and my first blog post. There are times when our everyday lives may seem isolated and fragmented from others; we feel alone.  However, if we can take a step back and look at the big picture of society,…

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