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A letter from DCCD President Walter Deleon

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Fellow Democrat – Last November, our country and party suffered a major setback. Now more than ever, we ALL have a role to play in not only resisting donald trump’s regressive agenda, but in fighting fiercely for our progressive Democratic values on a local, state, and national level. That’s why I’m excited … Continue reading A letter from DCCD President Walter Deleon

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 … Continue reading Press Release: Deleon Unanimously Elected President of DC College Democrats

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 … Continue reading Commissioner Deleon Announces Endorsements for the 2016 General Election

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, … Continue reading Remarks at the Teach for America Corps of 2016 Reception

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 … Continue reading Commissioner Deleon Announces Endorsements for the June 14th Democratic Primary