What’s happening this week–the week before Election Day

Tuesday October 29th

Last day to request an absentee ballot to be mailed to you.  Call 540-675-5380 M-F 8 am to 4 pm See https://www.elections.virginia.gov/casting-a-ballot/absentee-voting/  Email: vote@rappahannockcountyva.gov 

Saturday November 2nd

Last day for in-person absentee voting. The Registrar’s office (262A Gay Street, Washington, VA) will be open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday.

Saturday November 2nd

CANVASSING to GET OUT THE VOTE in Rappahannock! Morning and afternoon shifts, 9 am and 1 pm & Sunday November 3. Come to the Dems Office, 1047 Zachary Taylor Hwy, Huntly VA. Bring a cellphone. Questions? Contact Cathy Zimmerman: cpzimmerman@verizon.net or ‭(703) 298-0371‬

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Be in the know this week…

This next week in local Rappahannock political action includes two more chances to meet and support our candidates:

—Wednesday, October 23, a meet and greet for APRIL MOORE, Democratic candidate for Senate, at the Chester Gap Cellars, 4615 Remount Rd, Front Royal VA 22630, from 6-8pm. https://www.facebook.com/events/398281944417396/


—Thursday, October 24, a candidates’ forum, 220 N Commerce Ave #100, Front Royal VA, featuring APRIL MOORE and LAURA GALANTE, Democratic candidate for House of Delegates. Sponsored by the Warren County chamber of Commerce. Come out to support our candidates! https://www.facebook.com/events/2275902992531773/


And an URGENT CALL to reach out to our neighbors in the days before November 5:
We need your help.  Get-Out-To-Vote canvassing for Laura Galante and April Moore starts this weekend. Democratic doors knocked these last critical days may bring that winning vote. Please join us.
Sign-up now to work shifts any Saturday or Sunday, and on Monday Nov. 4 and Tuesday Nov. 5:

  • Knock on doors –  Pick your shift time.  We especially need you Oct 26, Oct 27, Nov. 2, Nov 3, Nov. 5
  • Election Day Phoning – Call our neighbors to the polls on election day.
  • Office Coordinator –  Coordinate field activities during half-day shifts at Rapp Campaign Headquarters in Huntly.  

To sign-up for above, email Cathy at cpzimmerman@verizon.net.
Please.  Sign-up today!

Cathy Zimmerman Co-Chair, Rappahannock County Galante ★ Delegate

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This week’s pre-election events

Canvassing: Meet on Saturday at 9:30 am and 1 pm and on Sunday at 11 am and 3 pm at the Democratic Office, 1047 Zachary Taylor Hwy, Huntly VA. Bring a cellphone if possible. Questions? Contact Bob Burney at burneyrg@me.com or ‭(202) 342-0134‬; or Cathy Zimmerman at cpzimmerman@verizon.net.

Candidates forums this week:  Wednesday 10/9 at 6:30pm. April Moore will appear at the Charterhouse School, 508 Piccadilly St, Edinburg VA 22824. Carpooling available, MS Willis 540/987-8912 or maryswillis@me.com
RCDC General meeting:

The RAPPAHANNOCK COUNTY DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE monthly meeting will be on Saturday, October 12 at the Washington Town Hall, 485 Gay Street, Washington VA. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. for coffee and conversation. Meeting starts at 10 a.m. Amissville BoS candidate Ron Makella will be there. All are welcome!

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Two chances to learn

Two of them!
  • Saturday September 21, 7:00PM  Theatre in Little Washington, 291 Gay Street, Washington. Rappahannock News in partnership with the Rappahannock Commercial Association have scheduled a forum for County candidates for Board of Supervisors and more.
  • Thursday, Sept 25th, 7:00-9:00PM – Marshall Community Center, 4133-A Rectortown Rd, Marshall VA 20115
    Fauquier Chamber, in partnership with the Fauquier Farm Bureau, Fauquier Bar Association, Fauquier Now and Fauquier Times, have scheduled a candidate forum for Va House District 18 candidates Laura Galante and Michael Webert, and Fauquier Board of Supervisor – Marshall District. 
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