The state Democratic parties work to elect local, state, and federal candidates in their states. Democrats are committed to building the party from the ground up, in every single precinct in the country.
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The Association of State Democratic Chairs’ mission is to help build strong state parties in order to elect Democrats from the statehouse to the White House. To accomplish this goal, the ASDC focuses exclusively on the current and future needs of state Democratic parties. It acts as a service organization dedicated to supporting and educating its members and state party executive directors and staff.
The Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee, or DLCC, works to win state legislative seats and chambers for Democrats. The DLCC's mission is to build and maintain winning, state-of-the-art campaign committees through a continuing partnership with legislative leaders, professional staff, and supporters.
Since its inception in 1994, the DLCC has been an integral part of the success that Democrats have had winning at the legislative level and has worked to protect and pick up legislative chambers and seats in states across the country.
The purpose of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee is to elect more Democrats to the United States Senate. From grassroots organizing to candidate recruitment to providing campaign funds for tight races, the DSCC is working hard all year, every year to elect Democrats to move our country forward.
They provide services such as designing and helping execute field operations, polling, creating radio and television commercials, fundraising, communications, and management consulting.
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee serves as the official national Democratic campaign committee charged with recruiting, assisting, funding, and electing Democrats to the U.S. House of Representatives. They provide services that include designing and helping execute field operations, polling, creating radio and television commercials, fundraising, communications, and management consulting.
The Democratic National Committee, or DNC, was created during the Democratic National Convention of 1848. For 167 years, it’s been responsible for governing the Democratic Party and is the oldest continuing party committee in the United States.
The Committee, which plans the Party’s presidential nominating convention and promotes the Democratic Platform, the statement of core principles at the heart of our Party, is governed by its Charter and Bylaws.
The DNC also raises money, hires staff, and coordinates strategy to support candidates throughout the country for local, state, and national office.
Additionally, the Committee works with various constituencies to respond to the needs and views of Democrats across the nation.
Under the leadership of Chair Tom Perez, the DNC is composed of the chairs and vice-chairs of each state Democratic Party Committee and over 200 members elected by Democrats in all 50 states and the territories.
Founded in 1983, the Democratic Governors Association, or DGA, is an independent voluntary political organization organized to support Democratic governors and candidates across the nation.
As the only organization dedicated to electing Democratic governors and candidates, the DGA participates at all levels of campaigns, from providing resources to fund operations to helping articulate and deliver their messages. The DGA also provides expert advice in policy areas to Democratic governors and candidates, with several policy conferences a year on topics such as biotechnology and life sciences and the new energy economy.
DWA Programs The Democratic Women’s Alliance will be a central hub to mobilize, engage, and train Democratic women in politics. Looking forward, we know we have tough elections ahead, and the Alliance will be crucial in helping us win. Under the leadership of DNC Chair, Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the Democratic Women’s Alliance will build on our strong support from women voters to accomplish strategic objectives that will ensure electoral success in 2014 and 2016, and promote women's leadership within the Democratic Party. The Democratic Women’s Alliance will work with women in all 50 states through state parties to engage our network of grassroots supporters to make sure women nationwide are ready and equipped to actively support Democratic values and help elect Democrats up and down the ballot. As we gear up for the 2014 midterm elections, the Democratic Women’s Alliance will focus on three central goals: mobilizing, engaging, and training women. Mobilize Women represent a strong base a support for the Democratic Party, but we must continue to expand this base by reaching out to more women through targeted, data driven initiatives. The Alliance will invest in research, polling and analysis centered on women voters and the issues they care about most. Engage Locating new Democratic women and bringing them into the political process is only the beginning. The Alliance will ensure that this network of supporters is armed with the information they need to successfully fight for the causes they care about. Train The Democratic Women’s Alliance will provide training opportunities to women in all 50 states, and provide an infrastructure for continued training at the community level through the establishment of neighborhood teams, town hall meetings and round tables. The DWA will also work to recruit more Democratic female leaders who can actively lead our state parties, become party delegates, and run for elected office.