Press Release: Deleon Unanimously Elected President of DC College Democrats

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: On Monday, April 10th, Walter Deleon was unanimously confirmed as the next President of the DC Federation of College Democrats. In a statement to supporters Deleon said: “I’m excited to enter this new role as President of DC College Democrats, one of the largest and most politically engaged DNC branches in the country. With …

I’m in! Are you?

Dear fellow DC College Democrats, I'm excited to announce that I'm running for President of the DC Federation of College Democrats. I look forward to bringing proven leadership to the table not only as the current Political Director for DC College Dems and as a campaign operative, but as a former Commissioner and the youngest …

Commissioner Deleon Announces Endorsements for the 2016 General Election

At this critically important time for the District, we need forward-thinking leaders who are able to deliver results for our great city. In less than two weeks almost half of the DC Council, SBOE seats, and all ANC seats in the District will be up for election. Now more than ever, we need leaders who are willing …

Remarks at the Teach for America Corps of 2016 Reception

Walter Deleon made the following remarks to the Teach for America Corps of 2016 Induction Dinner. He talked briefly about the value of public service, the capacity of everyone to foster change in their communities, and the issues he tackles everyday as Commissioner. Good evening everyone, Thank you so much to Teach for America for hosting me, …

Commissioner Deleon Announces Endorsements for the June 14th Democratic Primary

At this critically important time for the District, we need progressive leaders who are able to deliver results for our great city. In two weeks almost half of the DC Council will be up for election and now more than ever, we need leaders who are willing to fight inequality, stand up for the District's …