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 excitedContinue reading “A letter from DCCD President Walter Deleon”
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. WithContinue reading “Press Release: Deleon Unanimously Elected President of DC College Democrats”
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 theContinue reading “ABRA Proposes Moratorium Zone in 5C02”
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 25th Anniversary Summit. 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.
Thank you Lilian Maz from Univision for the Interview!