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Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus Lobby Days 2021

As a statewide organization with 21 chapters, our strength lies not only in the size of our organization, but also in our members’ stories. Each and every day we fight for equality and advocate for policies that strengthen our LGBTQ+ community. Lobby Days is an annual event when we have an opportunity to engage directly […]

Virtual Meeting with Leon County Commissioner Carolyn Cummings

Join the Capital Equality Democratic Caucus for a Virtual Meeting featuring one of Leon County’s newest commissioners, Carolyn Cummings! Log on to Zoom and join us to hear more about Carolyn’s perspectives on issues important to residents of Leon County. We’ll also be hearing from Eddie De La Vega, Director of Veteran Outreach for the […]

Virtual Meeting with Commissioner Brian Welch

Join the Capital Equality Democratic Caucus for a Virtual Meeting featuring one of Leon County’s newest Commissioners, Brian Welch! Log on to Zoom and join us to hear more about Brian’s perspectives on issues important to residents of Leon County. The event will stream live on Zoom on Wednesday, February 10, 2021, beginning at 6:30pm, […]

Virtual Meeting with Commissioner Jack Porter

The Capital Equality Democratic Caucus is kicking off the new year with a Virtual Meeting featuring Tallahassee City Commissioner Jack Porter! Jack was one of the first candidates we spoke to at an early candidate forum during the 2020 election cycle. Log on to Zoom and join us to hear more about Jack’s experience in […]

Today is ELECTION DAY! Get out and vote!

According to the Leon County Supervisor of Elections office, voter turnout in Leon County has already surpassed 60%! But the fight isn’t over until pro-equality Democratic candidates win! If you haven’t already voted, make sure you get out today and VOTE! Polling locations in Leon County will remain open until 7pm. If you are in line by 7pm, […]

Primary election day nets big wins for Democrats!

As Democrats on the national stage officially nominated Joe Biden for President of the United States, a number of local races resulted in big wins for Democrats in Leon County and throughout Florida. Here’s a recap of last night’s primary election results: WINNERS Jessica Yeary clinched a win against incumbent Andy Thomas in the race for Public Defender, […]

Virtual Candidate Forum – Leon County Commission, At-Large

Capital Equality is proud to partner with the Leon County Democratic Party and local Democratic clubs and caucuses to share a summer series of Virtual Candidate Forums every Saturday afternoon through August 25th! These virtual events will provide you with an opportunity to learn more about the Democrats hoping to secure your vote! The fifth candidate […]

Virtual Candidate Forum – Tallahassee City Commission, Seat 2

Capital Equality is proud to partner with the Leon County Democratic Party and local Democratic clubs and caucuses to host a summer series of Virtual Candidate Forums every Saturday afternoon through August 25th! These virtual events will provide you with an opportunity to learn more about the Democrats hoping to secure your vote! The fourth candidate forum […]

Virtual Candidate Forum – Tallahassee City Commission, Seat 1

Capital Equality is proud to partner with the Leon County Democratic Party and local Democratic clubs and caucuses to host a summer series of Virtual Candidate Forums every Saturday afternoon through August 25th! These virtual events will provide you with an opportunity to learn more about the Democrats hoping to secure your vote! The second candidate forum will […]

Virtual Candidate Forum – Leon County Sheriff

Capital Equality is proud to partner with the Leon County Democratic Party and local Democratic clubs and caucuses to host a summer series of Virtual Candidate Forums every Saturday afternoon through August 25th! These virtual events will provide you with an opportunity to learn more about the Democrats hoping to secure your vote! The second candidate forum will […]

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