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10/23/2020 Rashid will be joining a Todos Con Biden car parade in PWC  STAFFORD, VA. - Qasim Rashid, Democratic nominee for Congress in Virginia’s First Congressional District, will be joining a Todos Con Biden car parade around Prince William County from 3:00 to 5:00 PM on Saturday, October 24. Delegate Elizabeth Guzmán (HD-31) and other Virginia leaders will join Rashid. The event will begin at 3pm at Grant Avenue Shopping Center - Parking Lot, La Jarochita, 9612 Grant Ave, Manassas, VA 20110.   The car parade will end

10/23/2020 "Game on,” says Qasim Rashid STAFFORD, VA – Today, Qasim Rashid, human rights lawyer and Democratic nominee for Virginia’s First Congressional District, will take part in a virtual game night with actors Jay Ellis (best known for HBO's Insecure, with an upcoming role in Top Gun: Maverick) and Lamorne Morris (best known for starring in the hit sitcom New Girl and the new Hulu series Woke). "Game on,” says Qasim Rashid. “I'm honored to have the support of these two amazing actors. Especially Lamorne, who has

10/23/2020 ** HAPPENING 3pm ** STAFFORD, VA. –  Democratic candidate for Virginia’s First Congressional District, Qasim Rashid will go live on Instagram with the Sunrise Movement to discuss climate change and environmental issues relevant to the First District.  Who:  Qasim Rashid and the Sunrise Movement  What: Facebook Live  When/Where:  3pm ET Today Qasim Rashid and the Sunrise Movement’s Instagrams 

10/22/2020 Rashid: “I will fight for working families in Congress and I look forward to partnering with the Working Families Party to deliver the results every American deserves.” STAFFORD, VA – Today, Qasim Rashid's campaign for Congress in Virginia's First District announces an endorsement from the Working Families Party, an organization made up of individual members, unions, community organizations and activists. Their goal is to “to build a multiracial working-class movement that can meet this historic moment.” Read more about the Working Families Party here.  “The Working

10/21/2020 Qasim Rashid accesses healthcare through his campaign in compliance with FEC  STAFFORD, VA – The Virginia Republican Party is spending the last 13 days before the election talking about Qasim Rashid. Their bogus allegation that Qasim is engaging in financial impropriety is easily debunked. Rashid is running for congress full time and under full compliance with FEC he is accessing healthcare through the campaign. Republicans in Virginia and all over the country are currently accessing healthcare through their campaigns as well. They are hopefully also

10/20/2020 “The majority of essential workers are women, people of color, and immigrants. Our society would be unable to function without them,” says Rashid STAFFORD, VA – Today Qasim Rashid, Democratic nominee for Congress in Virginia’s First District rolls out the campaign’s Compassion for Working Families Plan. This plan centers the unique needs of working families and essential workers during this pandemic.  “Our teachers, eldercare givers, nurses, hospital workers, grocery store workers, meatpacking workers, and warehouse workers are getting us through this difficult time,” writes Rashid in

10/20/2020 “Qasim Rashid is a human rights lawyer with a passion for justice,” says Sen. Markey STAFFORD, VA – On Sunday, October 18th, Qasim Rashid, Democratic nominee for Congress in Virginia’s First District, was endorsed by Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.). “Qasim Rashid is a human rights lawyer with a passion for justice,” says Sen. Markey. “He focuses on the issues that matter to people in his district, like closing the digital divide. Qasim’s bold and visionary leadership is exactly what we need on Capitol Hill to usher

10/17/2020 The Rashid Campaign has outraised Rob Wittman for the third straight quarter STAFFORD, VA – The Rashid Campaign has outraised 13 year incumbent Rob Wittman for the third straight quarter.  Since launching the campaign in January of this year, Team Rashid has outraised Rob Wittman without taking a single dime from corporate PACs. In the third quarter alone Rashid’s campaign brought in 12,212 contributions. The campaign has received over 23,000 contributions this year, raising over $1.1 million since January 2020, the most ever raised by

10/17/2020 “By November 3rd, the Rashid campaign will have successfully completed 20 events in 60 days” says Campaign Manager Ayodele Okeowo STAFFORD, VA. - Qasim Rashid, Democratic nominee for Congress in Virginia’s First Congressional District, will be holding a rally in Middlesex County at 865 General Puller Hwy Saluda, VA 23149 from 3-5pm. Masks and social distancing will be required; hand sanitizer will be provided.  Attendees will be able to meet with Qasim, get information about voting, and learn about how to get involved in the last

10/16/2020 “Most of the electorate isn’t on Twitter. That’s why I’m accessible online and offline” says Rashid  STAFFORD, VA – This election, there’s a politician who’s addicted to Twitter, and his name is Rob Wittman. Much of Congressman Rob Wittman’s negative campaign advertising and messaging centers around Democratic Candidate Qasim Rashid’s Twitter account. Rashid responds:  “Rob Wittman must have a lot of time on his hands,” says Qasim Rashid, Democratic Nominee for Congress in Virginia’s First District. “He’s paying a lot more attention to my Twitter account