Vice Chairman’s Take on Vietnam 50 Years Ago Today

Fifty years ago today, I shipped from Jacksonville aboard the USS Boxer with others from the 1st Air Cavalry Division, bound for Vietnam via the Suez Canal. We were the first full division sent to the war. Please hold off on what has become the obligatory “thank you for your service” comment. As I look […]

WC Dem officer election

Congratulations to the new and continuing officers elected by the West Chester Borough Democratic Committee at its July 21 meeting: Chair: Stephanie Markstein Vice Chair: Jim Salvas Secretary: Nathaniel Smith Treasurer: Suzanne Adams Terms are for 4 years. The Chair also serves as Zone Leader and the Vice Chair as Assistant Zone Leader. West Chester […]

West Chester Dem party June 8

Download pdf here: WCDem 2014 Roots Fundraiser 1 To prepay: donate $35 here and email to confirm purpose of donation and ask to be added to the list of pre-paid attendees.

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 […]

Spotted: at the DNC

Bill Scott, our Ward 1 Democratic Committeeman and former Borough Council President, is seen here with Chester County Commissioner Kathi Cozzone, representing us as delegates to the 2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC. At the moment captured here, Bill and Kathi were listening to President Barack Obama’s acceptance speech on Thursday, September 6. These […]


1/24/12 email from Stephanie Markstein, Chair, West Chester Borough Democratic Committee— WC Borough Committee Members, It is my pleasure to announce that our own Cassandra Jones will be seeking the endorsement of the Chester County Democratic Committee as a candidate for the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 156. We are fortunate to have her running […]