VIRGINIA IS …
To nurture connections between communities of people who may, or may not yet, vote Democratic in Virginia’s non-urban areas, to engage local people to determine the issues and priorities that matter to them, and to ensure sustainable rural life and progressive values throughout all of Virginia.
What Is Rural
“Rural” encompasses all population, housing, and territory not included within an urban area. According to the U.S. 2010 Census Bureau there are two types of urban areas: Urbanized Areas (UAs) of 50,000 or more people and Urban Clusters (UCs) of at least 2,500 and less than 50,000 people. More …
Who We Are
Anyone who supports the mission of the Rural Caucus. Our leadership is drawn from the members of the Central Committee of the Democratic Party of Virginia, with representatives on each of Virginia’s 11 Congressional District Democratic Committees.
We welcome support at any level of participation you desire. Subscribe for updates, check back for latest news, see what’s happening on our calendar, get involved with your local Democratic committee, especially if you’re interested in becoming a candidate.
Become A Member
Statewide half of all voters support the Democratic Party, yet the composition of the General Assembly does not reflect that distribution. Only by engaging Democratic voters in every part of Virginia can we address that imbalance. Rural Democrats have found their voice. Be a part of the solution, become a member – join today! Memberships available for a mere $20/year: online – click here, or download the membership application – click here.