Meet VT’s new Sister Districts–Hala Ayala and Larry Barnett!

Let’s make VA a Blue Trifecta!

We need only 2 more seats in each the House of Delegates and the State Senate to achieve a Blue Trifecta in VA.

Hala Ayala is the incumbent in District 51 in Northern Virginia. Hala has personally experienced the challenges of single motherhood and lack of access to affordable health insurance. She understands the concerns of working families today. She has fought for raising the minimum wage, equal pay and affordable access to health care She is also a Cyber Security Expert committed to the safety and security of her constituents. Learn more about Hala.

Larry Barnett is running to flip the 27th district in suburban Richmond from red to blue! Larry is a mental health profession dedicated to public service and skilled problem-solver. He has worked for decades to improve the lives of vulnerable citizens. Learn more about Larry

Early money is key. We encourage you to plan your own fundraiser. Don’t be afraid! You don’t need to be rich or experienced to do it.  Lean Left has the ideas and will support you! It can be as simple as having friends over for a potluck, hosting a game night or as ambitious as inviting your activist community to a house concert. Lean Left can help you brainstorm and guide you through the process.  Email for help.

Phonebanking and postcarding activities will be coming later this spring.
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