48th House of Delegates District Dem Caucus

Arlington and Fairfax Dems will host an unassembled caucus this Sunday, July 6th, to select a candidate for the special election on August 19th. This special election date has been set to replace Delegate Bob Brink in the 48th House of Delegates District after his resignation last week.

Learn more about the candidates here.

Watch Saturday’s candidates debate here.

Locations and Times:

Arlington voters – 11am to 7pm, at Yorktown High School cafeteria (5200 N. Yorktown Boulevard, Arlington)

Fairfax voters – 12pm to 6pm at McLean High School cafeteria (1633 Davidson Rd, McLean, Westmoreland Street entrance).

* Note, voters can choose either location.

Call to Caucus / Rules:

Virginia voters registered in the 48th House of Delegates District no later than July 2, 2014, will be allowed to vote. The caucus will be unassembled, meaning a “firehouse primary” style of voting (show up, vote, leave). Voting will be conducted using preference voting (ranked order balloting) as in prior Arlington Dems caucuses this year.

Click here to determine if you live in the 48th, or view a map of the 48th. You can also click here to download a spreadsheet of the included precincts.

Read the full Call to Caucus here.

Read the Draft Caucus Rules here. Rules will be finalized on July 3 by 11pm.

Candidate Filing:

Candidates wishing to seek the nomination of the caucus must be filed by 9pm on July 2nd.

Click here to download the candidacy filing form. Instructions for filing can be found in the rules.