Former CIA Operations Officer running for Congress to represent Virginia's 7th District

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  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
March 1, 2024 at 12:17 AM

I’m not going anywhere.

The more we raise, the stronger a message we’ll send to any would-be opponents that I’m not going anywhere.   John, It’s Abigail. Tonight’s February fundraising deadline serves as a valuable reminder that every month brings us one step closer to the 2025 Virginia Governor’s election. In …
  Whitney Holt · [email protected]
February 29, 2024 at 5:57 PM

As strong a campaign as possible

To make sure Abigail wins in 2025, we need to run as strong a campaign as possible – and your support makes that goal possible.   John, It’s Whitney, Abigail’s Finance Director. Believe it or not, today is the last day of February, so we’re coming up on our internal monthly fu…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 28, 2024 at 9:51 PM

before we say goodbye to February

I am tremendously grateful for the support our campaign has received from thousands of supporters across Virginia and beyond.   John, Virginians sent an important message in November 2023 when we flipped our House of Delegates and held our State Senate, and we have built on tha…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 27, 2024 at 9:32 PM

$2

Our February fundraising deadline is in just two days, and in a race as competitive as ours, every deadline matters. Your support shows we have the resources to win in 2025.   John, Our February fundraising deadline is in just two days, and in a race as competitive as ours, ev…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 26, 2024 at 10:10 PM

Protecting reproductive healthcare

As Governor, I’ll make sure that Virginians and women from neighboring states can continue to safely and legally access reproductive healthcare.   John, Since the overturning of Roe v. Wade, lawmakers throughout the country have introduced and passed dangerous legislation to restrict w…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 25, 2024 at 6:34 PM

The secret to our success

We’re only 4 days away from our final 2023 filing deadline for this campaign. This moment is our first major deadline since I launched my campaign for Governor, and soon our numbers will go public for everyone to see.   John, We’re only 4 days away from our February fundraisin…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 24, 2024 at 7:28 PM

Democracy under attack

I want you to know that as Governor of Virginia, I will continue to defend our democracy, uphold our institutions, and protect our rights.   John, Last month, I sent out a campaign survey to hear from people like you on which issues matter most to you and what you hope our cam…
  Samson Signori · [email protected]
February 23, 2024 at 9:42 PM

Introducing myself

As campaign manager, my job is to coordinate all the moving pieces of our campaign so that Abigail can dedicate her energy to engaging with voters, championing critical issues for Virginians, and continuing to do her important work in Congress.   John, I wanted to take a momen…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 22, 2024 at 9:44 PM

ICYMI: Trump’s comments on NATO

Upon returning from Ukraine, I joined CNN’s Wolf Blitzer to discuss former President Trump’s abhorrent comments about abandoning our NATO allies.   John, Upon returning from Ukraine, I joined CNN’s Wolf Blitzer to discuss former President Trump’s abhorrent comments about abandoning our NA…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 21, 2024 at 8:57 PM

representing the entire Commonwealth

To win in this competitive race, people need to know who I am, how hard I am working for them, and why I’m running to be the next Governor of Virginia.   As I look ahead to November 2025, there’s no doubt my race will be a close one — just like my races in 2018, 2020, and 2022.…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 20, 2024 at 10:47 PM

a time to remember and uplift

Black History Month is a time to uplift leaders like Booker T. Washington and also remember the stories of those who came before him.   John, As we celebrate Black History Month this February, I’m recognizing prominent Black Virginians who’ve made a mark on our country and move…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 18, 2024 at 8:11 PM

re: $1

Even $1 has an immediate impact on our campaign and will make a significant difference in our efforts to win next year.   John, While the Virginia elections may seem far off, the foundation we build now will have a serious impact on the success of our campaign. There are two …
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 17, 2024 at 7:58 PM

re: gun violence prevention

We have some promising news coming out of Richmond – a number of gun violence prevention bills have advanced, including one that would ban assault-style weapons and one that would require safer storage of firearms.   BREAKING NEWS: Major Gun Violence Prevention Legislation Passes …
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 16, 2024 at 7:16 PM

🚗 Criss-Crossing our Commonwealth

While I’ve been hard at work, I’m happy to know that my campaign team is here, making sure that we have the necessary resources to drive this campaign into our election year.   John, We’ve had a terrific start to 2024, thanks to supporters like you. Building momentum early is …
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 15, 2024 at 7:09 PM

Last night on MSNBC

Last night, I joined Lawrence O’Donnell on MSNBC to discuss Donald Trump’s repeated promises to abandon our NATO allies and threaten America’s national security.   John, Last night, I joined Lawrence O’Donnell on MSNBC to discuss Donald Trump’s repeated promises to abandon our …
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 14, 2024 at 9:25 PM

My love for Virginia

One thing I’m also thinking about today is my love for Virginia.   John, Happy Valentine’s Day! Today is a day to remind those around you, family and friends and neighbors, how much you love and appreciate them. One thing I’m also thinking about today is my love for Virginia. …
  Team Spanberger · [email protected]
February 13, 2024 at 9:09 PM

❤️ Sign the Card

Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day, so we want to wish you all a Happy Valentine’s Day from all of us at Team Spanberger!   John, Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day, so we want to wish you all a Happy Valentine’s Day from all of us at Team Spanberger! We hope you’re able to spend the day sho…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 12, 2024 at 10:31 PM

traveling throughout the Commonwealth

Up until November 2025, I will be traveling throughout the Commonwealth, engaging in conversations with voters, meeting community leaders, and leaving no stone unturned in my efforts to earn Virginians' votes.   John, I know you hear a lot from our campaign about our fundraisin…
  Team Spanberger · [email protected]
February 11, 2024 at 7:16 PM

We’ll keep this short

A successful fundraising month not only helps put together a winning campaign but also has a deeper meaning for this campaign.   John, We’ll keep this short – February is the shortest month of the year, and this year, even with one extra day, we only have 29 days to hit our f…
  Adam Spanberger · [email protected]
February 10, 2024 at 8:07 PM

A moment to tell you how proud I am

I wanted to take a moment to tell you how proud I am of Abigail and her run for Governor of Virginia.   John, It’s Adam Spanberger, Abigail’s husband. I wanted to take a moment to tell you how proud I am of Abigail and her run for Governor of Virginia. From serving and protecting our co…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 9, 2024 at 9:36 PM

Setting our kids up for success

As Governor, I will work to address the teacher shortage, contend with learning loss, and make effective investments in Virginia’s public schools.   John, As a mom of three school-aged children here in Virginia and a proud product of Virginia public schools, I know that our pu…
  Joy · [email protected]
February 8, 2024 at 9:38 PM

why I’m supporting Abigail for Governor

Your support allows us to organize events, send Virginians out to knock on doors, and introduce Abigail’s work to new voters.   John, My name is Joy, and I’m helping Team Spanberger as the volunteer coordinator. I’m proud to call Virginia home, and I can’t wait to elect Abigail…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 7, 2024 at 11:54 PM

Reflecting on Black History Month

Each year, Black History Month serves as an important time to reflect on, uplift, and learn from the stories of Black Americans.   John, Each year, Black History Month serves as an important time to reflect on, uplift, and learn from the stories of Black Americans. One Virgini…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 2, 2024 at 11:58 PM

A quick update on our campaign

I want to take a moment to thank you for your support. With your help, we hit our January fundraising goal and are starting the year off strong!   You may be receiving this email because of your past support for Democrats in Virginia and across the country. We need your support to elect …
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
February 1, 2024 at 12:40 AM

early moments in the campaign

These early days in the campaign are vital in building a strong foundation and our campaign’s momentum.   You may be receiving this email because of your past support for Democrats in Virginia and across the country. We need your support to elect Abigail Spanberger as Virginia’s next gove…
  Whitney Holt · [email protected]
January 31, 2024 at 2:47 PM

laying the groundwork for our campaign

I wanted to personally send you a message to let you know about the early investment plans for our race and how our internal fundraising deadlines factor into this plan.   You may be receiving this email because of your past support for Democrats in Virginia and across the country. We nee…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 30, 2024 at 11:30 PM

re: democracy under attack

I want you to know that as Governor of Virginia, I will continue to defend our democracy, uphold our institutions, and protect our rights.   You may be receiving this email because of your past support for Democrats in Virginia and across the country. We need your support to elect Abigail…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 30, 2024 at 2:16 PM

protecting reproductive healthcare

Last week, on the 51st anniversary of Roe v. Wade, I helped introduce legislation in Congress to protect abortion access in Virginia and support providers.   You may be receiving this email because of your past support for Democrats in Virginia and across the country. We need your suppor…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 29, 2024 at 9:39 PM

re: $5 ask

Our campaign is coming up on our first internal fundraising deadline of 2024, and we could use your support.   You may be receiving this email because of your past support for Democrats in Virginia and across the country. We need your support to elect Abigail Spanberger as Virginia’s nex…
  Team Spanberger · [email protected]
January 28, 2024 at 6:51 PM

Become a Founding Donor Today

As we start making preparations for the 2025 election, your support is crucial to our success.   John, As we start making preparations for the 2025 election, your support is crucial to our success. We know from past elections that this race won’t be easy, and we’re relying on g…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 25, 2024 at 10:07 PM

$1

Even $1 has an immediate impact on our campaign and will make a significant difference in our efforts to win next year.   John, While the Virginia elections may seem far off, the foundation we build now will have a serious impact on the success of our campaign. There are two …
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 24, 2024 at 8:02 PM

planning ahead

Grassroots support is critical to our success, and people like you are the fuel that will drive this campaign towards November 2025.   John, With 2024 underway and preparation for next year taking shape, my campaign team is hard at work building out the strongest campaign foun…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 22, 2024 at 6:39 PM

Roe v. Wade

Even with extreme bans in place across the South, some lawmakers are going even further to punish and threaten women and doctors with jail time for performing or receiving an abortion.   John, Today marks the 51st anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court case that protect…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 21, 2024 at 7:33 PM

I promise I’ll keep this short

I know that this moment is only the beginning. We have a long road ahead to victory, but we will do it together.   John, Do you have 30 seconds? I promise I’ll keep this short. Already, thousands of Virginians have made clear that they support our message: protecting our righ…
  Team Spanberger · [email protected]
January 19, 2024 at 9:53 PM

re: characterized by results

Abigail’s career in Congress has been and will continue to be characterized by results. Her impact on our community is clear.   John, Since 2019, Abigail Spanberger’s office has returned millions in backlogged IRS refunds, Social Security checks, VA benefits, and more to Virgin…
  Sam Signori, Campaign Manager · [email protected]
January 18, 2024 at 11:28 PM

Some exciting news to announce

Abigail and our entire team are tremendously grateful for this outpouring of support, because this early momentum demonstrates the true grassroots enthusiasm and energy for Abigail’s campaign.   John, I have some exciting news to announce: Since our launch, our campaign has been off…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 17, 2024 at 9:31 PM

Checking in

With the start of the new year, we’re one step closer to our election next year. I know from my past races that winning this won’t be easy, but I know how to win tough races.   John, it’s Abigail. I just wanted to check in with you and bump this email my team sent out the other week. With t…
  Team Spanberger · [email protected]
January 16, 2024 at 9:52 PM

re: Your early investment

Your early investment is a sign of strength that signals to everyone that we have the support, resources, and determination to win next year.   John, Our campaign is off to a strong start and a great 2024! We are working hard to keep this momentum going, and we need your suppor…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 14, 2024 at 7:48 PM

re: Asking for $3

While $3 may not seem like very much, it goes a long way in planning for the future and building out our campaign with critical infrastructure to win this race.   John, It’s Abigail. I am reaching out today to ask for your support. Today, I’m asking you to make a $3 investment…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 13, 2024 at 6:18 PM

lowering healthcare costs

I will continue to work to make quality healthcare more affordable for Virginians, and I know with your support, I’ll do just that.   FROM USA TODAY: Insulin $35 cap price now in effect, lowering costs for many Americans with diabetes John, Since I first ran…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 12, 2024 at 9:21 PM

Defending our democracy

This weekend, I joined Wolf Blitzer on CNN to discuss the 2024 election and the need to uphold and defend our democracy:   John, This weekend, I joined Wolf Blitzer on CNN to discuss the 2024 election and the need to uphold and defend our democracy: We’ve seen the threa…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 11, 2024 at 7:25 PM

re: my father

Today is my father’s birthday, and to celebrate the day and him, I continue to work hard — day in and day out — for the Virginians I serve.   Today is my father’s birthday, and to celebrate the day and him, I continue to work hard — day in and day out — for the Virginians I serv…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 10, 2024 at 9:52 PM

why I’m running

It’s now been a few months since we launched this campaign, but I wanted to remind all of you why I’m running for Governor of Virginia and what’s at stake next year.   John, It’s now been a few months since we launched this campaign, but I wanted to remind all of you why I’m r…
  Team Spanberger · [email protected]
January 9, 2024 at 9:32 PM

results-driven leader

During Abigail’s time in Congress, she’s been focused on progress. If there’s one thing that Virginians know, it’s that she’s results-driven and delivers on her promises to our community.   John, During Abigail’s time in Congress, she’s been focused on progress. If there’s one …
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 8, 2024 at 7:41 PM

2024 Campaign Survey

With 2024 here and preparations for the 2025 election underway, we wanted to reach out to our network of supporters to learn more about your most important issues.   John, With 2024 here and preparations for the 2025 election underway, we wanted to reach out to our network of s…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 7, 2024 at 8:00 PM

protecting our rights in Virginia

These attacks on choice have no place in Virginia. We have to protect reproductive rights for every Virginian in 2025.   John, Since the overturning of Roe v. Wade, lawmakers throughout the country have introduced and passed dangerous legislation to restrict women’s reproducti…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 6, 2024 at 5:59 PM

re: January 6, 2021

As I write this email to you, many extreme politicians are seeking to divide the American people, sow distrust in our elections, and destroy the very foundations of our democratic institutions.   John, Our democracy remains under attack. As I write this email to you, many extr…
  Team Spanberger · [email protected]
January 5, 2024 at 5:15 PM

Become a Founding Donor Today!

As we head into 2024 and start making preparations for the 2025 election, your support is crucial to our success.   John, As we head into 2024 and start making preparations for the 2025 election, your support is crucial to our success. We know from past elections that this race…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 4, 2024 at 8:10 PM

Thank You!!

I can assure you — we feel your support for this campaign, and I’m lucky to have you along for the ride as we inch closer to 2025!   John, I wanted to take a moment to thank you sincerely for all your support over the past year. The end of December marked one of our most cruci…
  Abigail Spanberger · [email protected]
January 1, 2024 at 12:35 AM

Before I sign off

I know my team has been in touch a few times (read: many times!), and before I sign off for the evening, I wanted to ask for your help.   John, Tonight, I’m spending time with my husband, Adam, and our three daughters. As a family, we’ll talk about the year that was, our hopes…