THE DEMOCRATIC PLATFORM

The Chester County (Pennsylvania) Democratic Committee believes in Freedom, Fairness, and Opportunity for all Americans, regardless of what they believe, who they are, and where they came from. Join CCDC in making Chester County a better place for all! We have a chance to fundamentally shape the future of our country. But that will only […]

Mayor Comitta, Chesco Pols Lead Gun Violence Rally

By Tom Sunnergren, West Chester Patch, 3/25/13 CeaseFirePA and a group of local politicians spoke out in favor of background checks in West Chester on Saturday. In the most recent of a series of rallies staged by area gun reform groups, West Chester Mayor Carolyn Comitta and a handful of county officials held a pointed […]

Cassandra with FLOTUS (Michelle Obama!)

“I had the most amazing experiences last week in DC. Mayors Against Illegal Guns was invited to a congressional hearing, to a White House briefing and then to a watch party for the Presidents’ State of the Union speech. So fulfilling to be a part of these national conversations on violence among our youth in […]

West Chester officials call for gun legislation

by Jeremy Gerrard, Daily Local News, 1/21/13 WEST CHESTER – Responding to the recent school shooting in Newtown, Conn., borough officials have taken aim at current gun laws by passing a resolution calling for new legislation. The 3-page resolution, brought to council by Mayor Carolyn Comitta, highlights three areas of action: the passage of the […]

President Obama: gun-violence-in-America-must-be-addressed petition

In light of ever-increasing tragic mass shootings in America, our leaders can no longer pretend that inaction is appropriate or acceptable. It is time for the president to begin a national conversation about finding the solution to this great national problem. That’s why I signed a petition to President Barack Obama, which says: “Mr. President, […]