Our 2022 Elections

2022 Candidates Ralph Smith, Sonia Vasquez Luna, Jennifer Wexton, Dheerag Jagadev, and Lisa Stevens

On November 8, 2022, voters in Manassas and Manassas Park will elect their member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Virginia’s newly redrawn 10th Congressional District. Representative Jennifer Wexton, our incumbent congresswoman, was unopposed for the Democratic nomination and is our party’s official nominee.

Locally, Manassas and Manassas Park voters will each elect three members of their respective city council, and Manassas voters will also elect three members of the City of Manassas School Board.

Our Democratic nominees for the Manassas City Council–incumbent Ralph Smith, Dheeraj Jagadev, and Sonia Vasquez Luna–were selected in a state-run Democratic primary held on Tuesday, June 21, 2022. View the Official Sample Ballot.

Our Democratic nominees for the Manassas Park City Council are incumbent council members Alanna Mensing and Haseeb Javed, the only candidates who filed for our nomination.

On August 17, 2022, our Democratic committee unanimously endorsed incumbent Manassas City School Board candidates Lisa Stevens, Jill Spall, and Alex Iqbal for the general election.

Interested in Running for Office in 2023 or 2024? 

Please contact the MMPCDC co-chairs as early as possible at or 571-358-9893.  We recommend that you study the Democratic Party of Virginia’s Party Plan to learn about nominations, the Code of Virginia section pertaining to candidates, and the State Board of Elections page about becoming a candidate.  Valuable candidate training materials and opportunities can be found at the websites linked on the right column of this page under both Candidate Resources and Other Democratic Organizations.

Feel free to contact us at or 571-358-9893 if you need more information or have any questions.

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