About the Lancaster County Democratic Committee

We are the Lancaster County Democrats.

We are fighting for a better, fairer, and brighter future for every person in Lancaster County. We’re rolling up our sleeves, empowering grassroots voters, and organizing in every corner of the county.

Authority & Structure

The Lancaster County Democratic Committee (LCDC) is authorized by the Pennsylvania Democratic State Committee to represent the Democratic Party in Lancaster County.

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Welcome from Chair Topakian

We’re turning the corner into a new era for the Democratic Party in Lancaster County. With thousands of working families counting on us to do right by them, it’s time to put people first.

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Officers & Subcommittees

The Executive Board, charged with administering the functions of the County Committee, is comprised of the elected Officers, State Committee persons, District Leaders, and Subcommittee chairs.

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Districts are subdivisions of the county created by the Executive Board to administer the County party at local level. With some exceptions, Lancaster County is divided by school district boundaries.

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Constituency Caucuses

LCDC has six Constituency Caucuses which help organize voters within their respective communities.

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News & Updates

Read announcements, press releases, and action alerts from the Lancaster County Democratic Committee

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Bloody Sunday, the Voting Rights Act, and the Future

56 years ago today, future Representative John Lewis lead a group of activists on a march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama. The unarmed.. Read More →

Making Redistricting Fair for All Voters

Another census has come and gone, and that means it’s time for redistricting. Each state legislative district must contain the same number of.. Read More →

Municipal Primaries – They Matter!

Voter turnout is, of course, highest for presidential general elections and lowest for municipal primaries. In Lancaster County, municipal primaries rarely see more.. Read More →