Arlington, VA – July 31, 2018 — The Arlington County Democratic Committee (Arlington Democrats) are delighted to welcome former Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe to the Annual Labor Day Chili Cook-Off. Governor McAuliffe will join Congressman Adam Schiff, ranking Democrat on the Trump-Russia investigation at the Cook-Off, which officially launches the 2018 election season for Arlington Democrats. The proceeds of which help fund the Democratic Joint Campaign in Arlington.
The first of four Gold Card fundraising events, the Chili Cook-Off will take place at Lyon Park Community Center, 414 Fillmore St., on Monday, September 3, 2018 between 2 pm and 5 pm.
Tickets for the Chili Cook-Off and all four Gold Card events are available at www.arlingtondemocrats.org/goldcard. Other Gold Card events include: Honoring a Senior Democrat Celebration on September 30, 2018; A Fireside Chat presented by Arlington Young Democrats on Wednesday, October 17, 2018; and the Golden Gala on Saturday, October 20, 2018. We are lining up exciting speakers for each of these additional events.
Jill Caiazzo, Chair of the Arlington Democrats, said, “Chili and TMac -- there's no better recipe for a terrific Labor Day and an exciting start to this blue wave campaign season! We're honored to have the support of progressive leaders like Governor McAuliffe and Rep. Schiff as we work to flip seats blue in Arlington and beyond this year.”