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After two successful cycles that culminated with the election of Delaware’s Joe Biden to the White House, Erik Raser-Schramm will be resigning his position as Chairman of the Delaware Democratic Party to join the administration of New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer.

Today, the battle for the soul of our nation was won with the only weapon that truly works in a democracy: our votes.

These have been dark days in America, but there is new light on the horizon. Delaware kick-started the American experiment 233 years ago, and now it’s our own Joe Biden – buoyed by record turnout – who has beaten back the biggest domestic threat to our democracy we’ve ever seen.
The Delaware Democratic Party is excited to announce a unique and interactive approach to Election Day that is mindful of the need for responsible social-distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Instead of hosting its traditional election night party in a hotel ballroom, the Party is excited to be partnering with Wilmington's Short Order Production Hous
Delaware Democratic Party Chairman Erik Raser-Schramm has released the following statement on today's presidential primary election here in Delaware: 

Today, voters sent a clear message that Delaware is Biden Country. And with the First State’s enthusiastic voters and volunteers, we are going to do our part to make America Biden Country this fall.

A statement from Delaware Democratic Party Chairman Erik Raser-Schramm on Delaware GOP calls for civil discord in the face of COVID-19:
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Today, 51 State Democratic Party Chairs from across the United States, the Territories, and Democrats Abroad released a letter urging swift action from federal and state elected officials to protect our voting infrastructure in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak.