Mission Statement

  • To be a voice in Venango County for a responsible and effective, people-centered government.
  • To increase the visibility of Democrats by participating in and supporting community, civic, and media events.
  • To encourage and support Democrats seeking elected offices at each level of government.
  • To be constant watchdogs to hold politicians of all parties accountable to the people.

What are Democratic Ideals and Values:

The Venango County Democrats bring together the political aspirations of a diverse group of people who share a set of core values.  What is a Democrat? Democrats are people you see in your community: at work, at church, at the store, and at the ballpark.  We come from all walks of life, but our shared beliefs and values help shape a strong state and nation where every citizen has the opportunity to succeed.

  • Equal Opportunity for ALL Citizens
  • Rewarding, honest, hard work with a living wage and fair tax system
  • Quality education that gives all citizens the opportunity to reach their potential
  • Freedom from government interference in our private lives and personal decisions
  • Security in our homes and safety on our streets
  • Separation of church and state to preserve individual freedom, as set forth in the Constitution
  • A Strong United States – morally, economically, diplomatically, and militarily
  • Laws that protect and preserve our environment, including common-sense reforms for cleaner and safer air and water
  • An honest and open government that is accountable to the American people
  • Access to affordable and quality healthcare to all Americans