Virginia Democrats Jefferson-Jackson Dinner Weekend (Feb. 10th- Feb. 12th)

Join the Arlington Young Democrats for the annual Virginia Democrats Jefferson-Jackson Dinner Weekend!

A link to the facebook event is here

If you are interested in attending, please RSVP on facebook AND/OR complete the following google form:

(Update 2/8/12) SPACE IS LIMITED.  If you are wishing to join AYD for Friday and/or Saturday, and are interested in getting lodging through AYD (up to four per room), and/or transportation, you must RSVP USING THE GOOGLE FORM ABOVE by 5PM on Wednesday, February 8th.

RSVPing on facebook only will not qualify as an RSVP.

Click here to see the agenda for the weekend.

The festivities will begin on Friday, February 10th with a reception that night for Young Democrats.  Brian Bond, who is the Democratic National Committee’s Director of Constituency Outreach will be the special guest.

To RSVP for the Welcome Reception on facebook, click here

Click here to visit the website for the Welcome Reception

Saturday morning is the Women’s Caucus Breakfast. If you are interested in attending the breakfast ($60), please email Lauren at

You can purchase your tickets for the Young Democrats Welcome Reception, and/or the Women’s Caucus Breakfast by clicking here.

During the day, you will have the opportunity to participate in some great trainings and info sessions!

  • Open House with DPVA, OFA, and Tim Kaine for Senate
  • Technology for Obama Panel Discussion, panelists include: Aneesh Chopra, Co-Chair Technology for Obama
  • “Delegate Selection Process” State & National Convention
  • “DPVA Strateg for 2013 and Beyond”: What the DPVA can do now to begin planning future elections

Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer


The dinner on Saturday will feature the Hon. Brian Schwetizer, who is the Governor of Montana.  Governor Schweitzer was elected in 2004 and re-elected in 2008.  In 2008, he was mentioned by many to be the short-list for vice-president.

AYD is in the process of finalizing partial sponsorships and lodging for CURRENT MEMBERS who have paid their dues in full, and are interested in attending. If you are not currently a member, or haven’t renewed your dues in the last year, please visit

Please direct any questions to Gordon at

About Vice President
Gordon has been a member of the Arlington Young Democrats (AYD) since December 2007. He was elected AYD President for 2010 and won the AYD Member of the Year Award. In 2011, Gordon was appointed to be the Chair of the Northern Region for the Virginia Young Democrats and was also appointed for a two-year term to serve as the Young Democrats of America Deputy Membership Director. Gordon now serves as AYD's Vice President, is a Co-Chair of the Arlington Democratic Committee Joint Campaign, a precinct captain in his neighborhood of Arlington View, and is ready to help AYD re-elect President Obama, Rep. Jim Moran and send Gov. Tim Kaine to the US Senate! @gordonsimonett