Polk County Florida Dems News

Alma Gonzalez endorsed by the Democratic Hispanic Caucus of Florida

Thu, Dec 7, 2017

Florida Politics

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECONTACTNoemi McGregornoemipbchc@gmail.com561-414-8752DNC Member and Hillsborough Committeewoman Alma Gonzalez endorsed by the DemocraticHispanic Caucus of Florida.The Democratic Hispanic Caucus of Florida (DHCF) has announced that they have endorsed DNCMember and Committeewoman Alma Gonzalez for Chair of the Florida Democratic Party.We are proud to endorse Alma. She is the most

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Tags: politics, DHCF, Alma Gonzalez, FDP Chair

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Help elect Democrat Jose Vasquez, HD-58 Special Election in Hillsborough County

Sat, Dec 2, 2017

Florida Politics

Democrats - This is notice of a special election on Dec. 19.  They need our help in flipping that seat to BLUE Let's pull together to elect Democrat Jose Vasquez in the HD-58 Special Election in Hillsborough County & #FlipThe58thBlue, too!  19,076 VBM ballots dropped on November 14 & getting them in is

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Tags: phonebank, special election, Hillsborough

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Rep. Darren Soto joins Sens. Sanders & Warren with Rebuild Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands Now Bill.

Wed, Nov 29, 2017

U.S. Politics

Rep. Darren Soto is proud to join Sen. Bernie Sanders, Sen. Elizabeth Warren and others in presenting their "Rebuild Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands Now Bill." This is a comprehensive Marshall Plan style proposal to rebuild the grid, promote renewables, protect environment, deal with the debt and put locals back

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Tags: Soto, Warren Sanders, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands

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Democratic Women's Club of Lakeland at First Friday downtown Lakeland!

Wed, Nov 29, 2017

Florida Politics

For the next 10 months, the Democratic Women's Club of Lakeland will have a table at First Friday downtown Lakeland! This is going to give us the perfect opportunity to recruit new members, register voters and get to know each other better while working on our common goal of turning

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Tags: first friday, Lakeland, DWCF, women

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Federal Tax Bills 2017 Update November 20, 2017

Tue, Nov 28, 2017

U.S. Politics

Federal Tax Bills 2017UpdateNovember 20, 2017On November 16, 2017, the Republican led U.S. House of Representatives passed a tax bill that will increase taxation on low and middle income Americans and will provide a large tax cut for corporations. The Republican led U.S. Senate plans to vote on their version

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Tags: Federal Tax Bills, Tax Scam, cut-cut-cut, GOP Tax Plan

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DWCF-EPR Date Change!

Mon, Nov 27, 2017

Installation of DWC East Polk Ridge Officers Program and LuncheonWHEN: WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6TIME: 11:00 am - 1:00 pmPLACE: Carlton Arms Clubhouse (back clubhouse), 9335 Oxford Drive, Winter Haven, FL 33884 (located off Cypress Gardens Blvd, across from State Farm) Special Guests: Patty Farley, President DWCFDr. Maureen McKenna, Immediate Past President

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Polk Democrats to Support Rudolph Toy Round-Up

Fri, Nov 17, 2017

The Rudolph Round-Up process works like this: Each child in out of home care submits a wish list with two to three items with a maximum total value of $100.00. Also noted are their likes and interests (favorite color, sports team, sizes) to help the donor shop for the wishes

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Brevard Democrats win big!

Fri, Nov 10, 2017

Florida Politics

 If you haven't seen it yet, Sammie Brown Martin became the first Black woman elected to Rockledge City Council, and will be the only woman on the current Council. Angela Raymond defeated a former Republican Councilman in Cape Canaveral. Danny White won in Malabar, where Democrats are outnumbered by Republicans by nearly 80%. Across

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Polk Dems Holiday Party/Fund Raiser Details Announced!

Fri, Nov 3, 2017

Florida Politics

Our holiday party will be at the home of Patty Muller, 2407 East Lake Hartridge Drive, Winter Haven, FL, on Monday, December 18th. Congressman Darren Soto will be our special guest along with the President of the Florida Democratic Party, Sally Boynton Brown. This is a fund raiser for the Polk County

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Positive Legislative Progress Being Made

Thu, Nov 2, 2017

U.S. Politics

We have good news to report. When I saw Dianne Krumel at the FDP this past weekend, she excitedly reported that Senator Nelson had pulled his co-sponsorship of the bill she and her group were fighting against in order to "save the beaches" - Read on - http://www.pnj.com/story/news/politics/2017/10/10/gaetz-nelson-adjust-senate-beach-ownership-bill/750625001/ While Senator Nelson said he was withdrawing support

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