News and Events

1st District Candidate Debates: October 22, and October 25

Congressman Wittman will be participating in two debates with his Democrat opponent, and you’re invited! There are no tickets or RSVP required.

This is an opportunity for the people of the First District to see Rob speaking firsthand about why he is the right person to continue representing us in Washington. This is a critical time for the campaign – it is important for Rob to know you are with him at these debates.

The first debate is in Fredericksburg on Monday and the second is in Hanover on Thursday:

October 22nd –  Fredericksburg
University Mary Washington Dodd Auditorium
1301 College Ave Fredericksburg VA 22401
7PM, doors open 6:30PM

October 25th – Hanover
Hanover High School
10307 Chamberlayne Road Mechanicsville, VA 23116
7PM, doors open 6:45PM

Additional details are HERE.


New RPV Chairman Elected on September 8th

Congratulations to Jack Wilson, who was elected as the new RPV Chairman on September 8th. Jack has served as the 4th District Chairman for the past several years and has been active in Virginia politics for over a decade.


1st District Approves Resolution Opposing Medicaid Expansion in Virginia

The 1st Congressional District Republican Committee approved a resolution opposing Medicaid expansion in Virginia. The resolution was sent to all Republican state senators, and delegates who have districts within VA-01.

The resolution is here:  Medicaid Resolution_051218

You can also read about the resolution in The Bull Elephant.


Congressman Wittman Secures GOP Nomination for 1st District Seat

Congratulations to Congressman Rob Wittman, who has been certified as the Republican candidate for the 1st Congressional District election this November. If you would like to volunteer to assist with Rob’s campaign, please go to to see how you can help!


Prince William County Republican Committee Lincoln-Reagan Dinner – March 17, 2018

The Prince William County Republican Committee will hold its 29th Annual Lincoln-Reagan Dinner on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at the Heritage Hunt Golf and Country Club, Gainesville, VA. The program details and reservation information can be found at this link:

PWCRC Lincoln-Reagan Dinner


Lancaster County Republican Committee Reagan Dinner – March 18, 2018

The Lancaster County Republican Committee will hold its annual Reagan Day Dinner on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at the Indian Creek Yacht Club in Kilmarnock, VA. The flyer with the details and payment information is below.

Reagan Day Flyer 2018 _LCRC


1st District Veteran’s Forum

Who: Congressman Rob Wittman; Mike Carr, Deputy Director, VA Benefits Assistance Service; and Lawrence B. Connell, Acting Medical Center Director, Washington D.C VA

The purpose of this forum is to offer 1st District Veterans an opportunity to speak with representatives from the Veterans Administration and Congressman Wittman about VA benefits and services.

When: February 17, 2018

Where: Dale City VFW 14631 Minnieville Rd, Dale City, VA 22193 Hall B
RSVP to Karen Klotz by February 14, 2018, or 540-659-2734


 2018 1st District Convention Canceled

The 1st District Convention, which was scheduled for April 7, 2018 has been canceled. The purpose of the convention was to elect a new district chairman and transact any other business properly brought before the convention. Chairman Bob Watson was the only properly filed candidate for chairman as of the filing deadline; therefore, in accordance with the Official Call, the convention was canceled, and Chairman Watson was declared elected as the next district chairman. He will serve as Chairman for the next 2 years (2018-2020).


2017 Governor Candidate Performance by Congressional District

Below is a chart that depicts how each of the candidates for governor performed in each Congressional District. You can find this chart and other informative election statistics at