Senate Democrats

Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC)

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DPCC Quick Facts
Established in January 1947
Formerly the Democratic Policy Committee (DPC)
Senator Debbie Stabenow, Chairwoman
Senator Joe Manchin, Vice Chairman


The Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC) serves as an advisory board to the Democratic Leadership and as a research, policy-formulating, and communications arm of Senate Democrats. While the DPCC’s role has evolved through the years, the thread that unifies its long history is the key role it has played in facilitating communication among Senate Democrats and enhancing their ability to formulate and advance their agenda.

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