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 … Continue reading Press Release: Deleon Unanimously Elected President of DC College Democrats
Here is everything you need to know regarding voting in the DC College Democrats Election! Please share this information with friends. Remember to exercise your right to vote & vote for Walter Deleon for President, Jose Fontanez for Vice President, & Basira Knight for Political Director. ELECTION DAY You can cast your ballot at the American University … Continue reading DC College Dems Election Info
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 … Continue reading I’m in! Are you?
Dear Neighbor -- Before this year ends, I want to thank you again for your continued support & trust over these past two years. Together, we've achieved a safer and more livable community. We've welcomed two new great schools, a 3-year ban on new nightclubs (alongside the closure of the most notorious nightclub in DC), … Continue reading Thank You & Happy Holidays
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 … Continue reading Commissioner Deleon Announces Endorsements for the 2016 General Election
In response to Commissioner Deleon's calls for a moratorium on Club Class C liquor licenses along Queens Chapel Road, and decades of community petitions for a limit on certain liquor licenses in the Woodridge South neighborhood, the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board has finally approved proposed rules for a limit on certain liquor licenses in the … Continue reading ABRA Proposes Moratorium Zone in 5C02
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Commissioner Walter Deleon was recently featured in BeVisible piece as one of eight "latinx men to watch." Read the full article here. https://twitter.com/DeleonForDC/status/747542861613240322
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, … Continue reading Remarks at the Teach for America Corps of 2016 Reception
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 … Continue reading Commissioner Deleon Announces Endorsements for the June 14th Democratic Primary