Polk County Florida Dems News : Florida Politics

Seeking Community Organizers, Various Locations

Tue, Jun 13, 2017

Florida Politics

June 13, 2017 Hello Polk County Democrats: Community Organizer, Various Locations Polk County, Alachua County, Hillsborough County,  Pinellas County, & Pasco County Source:  http://www.orgfl.org/employment_opportunities Reports to: Regional Director Background: Organize Florida is a progressive, community-based organization engaged in and committed to building power to effect change in times of injustice, maintain and protect our existing rights in the

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Gubernatorial Forum June 17 in Hollywood, FL

Sat, Jun 3, 2017

Florida Politics

The Democratic Progressive Caucus of Florida is thrilled to host the first candidate forum for the upcoming 2018 race for Florida Governor! Please join us at 3:15 PM on Saturday, June 17th at The Diplomat Hotel in Hollywood. The event is being held as part of the Florida Democratic Party's

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Tags: Democratic Progressive Caucus of Florida

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CBO RELEASES AHCA SCORE

Thu, Jun 1, 2017

Florida Politics

For Immediate Release: Friday, May 26, 2017Contact: Sonia Lindell, Florida Policy Institute, 407.459.8658 x 106 or lindell@fpi.institute  ***CBO RELEASES AHCA SCORE, BILL REMAINS CATASTROPHIC IN TERMS OF COVERAGE LOSS***   Congressional Budget Office score shows latest version of American Health Care Act passed by the U.S. House would result in massive loss of vital

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Tags: healthcare, insurance

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Reception for Senator Bill Nelson in Lakeland on June 1st

Sat, May 20, 2017

Florida Politics

There will be a reception for Senator Bill Nelson at the home of Diane and Bobby Baum located at 1045 Cumberland Street Lakeland, Florida 33801. The reception will take place on Thursday, June 1st from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM. To RSVP for the reception click here. There is a

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Tags: Sen. Bill Nelson, Polk County Florida

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Soto to attend Winter Haven City Commission Meeting

Sat, Apr 22, 2017

Florida Politics

Congressman Darren Soto will be attending the Winter Haven City Commission meeting on Monday, April 24, at 6:30 p.m., at Winter Haven City Hall, 451 Third St., NW.  He will be hearing the vote by the City Commissioners to approve a satellite location for CD 9 office in Winter Haven. All

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Democratic Progressive Caucus Passes Resolution in Support of State Attorney Ayala

Tue, Mar 21, 2017

Florida Politics

Tampa, FL - Susan Smith, President of the Democratic Progressive Caucus of Florida, released the following statement: At the annual conference in Tampa this past weekend, the Democratic Progressive Caucus of Florida passed the following resolution in support of Orange/Osceola State Attorney Aramis Ayala. "State's Attorney Ayala was duly elected by

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Act Now to Stop Medicaid Changes

Sun, Mar 19, 2017

Florida Politics

On February 22, 2017, the Florida House Subcommittee on Healthcare Innovation passed this Memorial calling on the White House to change the current Medicaid system to a Capitulated Block Grant system.  Among other things, this Memorial calls Medicaid a “stigmatizing welfare program” and asks for more (unspecified) freedom to make

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Lake Ashton Forms New Democratic Club!

Sun, Mar 12, 2017

Florida Politics

Congratulations to our Democratic friends in Lake Ashton. They are in the process of getting their club certified by the Florida Democratic Party. After several organizational meetings, with help of the Polk County DEC Chair Shawn Kinsey and Polk Statecommitteeman David Jones, the following are the elected officers of the

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2016 Political Hob Nob by the Lakeland Area Chamber of Commerce

Mon, Jun 6, 2016

Florida Politics

The 2016 Political Hob Nob presented by the Lakeland Area Chamber of Commerce and SUN 'n FUN – the biggest event of the political season - on Tuesday, August 2, 2016, from 5:30-8:00pm, at the Aerospace Discovery at the Florida Air Museum at SUN ‘n FUN!The Hob Nob is an

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Polk County Democrats to Host Open House/Democratic Candidate Forum Monday, May 9th

Thu, Apr 21, 2016

Florida Politics

As a celebration of the first year of their year-round office opened in Polk County, Democrats are hosting an open house to thank all of the volunteers that have donated their time to contact voters across the county. This event will replace the normal May DEC meeting in Bartow. The highlight

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