Laura Sonnenmark, a great Democratic activist who always does an amazing job putting together the Mt. Vernon Dems Mardi Gras party!
Pledge of Allegiance ably led by Daniel Lagana
Rep. Don Beyer reads his list of top 10 things Donald Trump really REALLY needs to give up for Lent.
Justin Fairfax, running for Lt. Governor, delivers his stump speech.
Susan Platt, running for Lt. Governor, delivers her stump speech.
Gene Rossi, running for Lt. Governor, delivers his stump speech.
Ralph Northam, running for Governor, is fired up.
Tom Perriello, running for Governor, also fired up.
Tilly Blanding, running against Del. Dave Albo (R), sings and speaks (both very skillfully).
Kathy Tran, also running to take on Del. Dave Albo, introduces herself and explains why she’s running.
Ralph Northam and Justin Fairfax easily win the Mt. Vernon Dems 2017 Mardi Gras straw poll…Fairfax 186-Platt 30-Rossi 21; Northam 179-Perriello 55