Become a Member of the VPA Paid Party Membership is NOT required, except by Elected National Party Officers, State Chairs and Federal Office Candidates. It is avaliable to Active Party Voters that wish to show their loyalty or do more than just vote. Party Members are able to hold office within the party, be a party candidate for public office, and vote on the internal functions of the party. State Memberships are reciprocal with each other, but not with National, under Federal Election Commission laws. Annual Membership will need to be renewed by the 15th of January, each year, to maintain membership. Membership is not pro rated. Annual Membership can be purchased for $25, per person.