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LGBTQ+ Democrats Celebrate Inauguration of President Joe Biden

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 20, 2021 DELRAY BEACH FL – Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus President Stephen Gaskill issued the following statement in response to the inauguration of President Joe Biden. “Today is the day we’ve been waiting for. Joe Biden and Kamala Harris take office as the next President and Vice President of the United […]

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 […]

LGBTQ+ Dems Call for Impeachment and Removal of President Trump

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 11, 2021 DELRAY BEACH FL – Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus President Stephen Gaskill issued the following statement calling for President Trump and his enablers to face consequences for their actions that have greatly damaged our democracy. “President Trump deliberately incited a mob of extremists to attack the U.S. Capitol. Six people […]

LGBTQ+ Dems Congratulate FDP Chair Manny Diaz and New Party Leadership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 9, 2021 DELRAY BEACH FL – Today the Florida Democratic Party (FDP) elected a new chair and the following party leadership: Manny Diaz, Chair Judy Mount, Vice Chair Casmore Shaw, Secretary Francine Garcia, Treasurer Democratic National Committee Members Nadia Ahmad, Grace Carrington, Marcus Dixon, Samantha Hope Herring, Thomas Kennedy, Sanjay Patel, […]

LGBTQ+ Dems Call for Trump Cabinet to Invoke the 25th Amendment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 7, 2021 DELRAY BEACH FL – Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus President Stephen Gaskill issued the following statement in response to Congress certifying the 2020 election results after supporters of President Trump took over the U.S. Capitol. “We’ve seen an historic 24 hours for our country: Congress certified Joe Biden and Kamala […]

Time to Renew Your Membership for 2021

TIME TO RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP — AND RUN FOR OFFICE! The Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus elects its leadership every two years. Elections for Caucus officers will be held at our Winter Membership Meeting on March 6, 2021. This will be a virtual meeting and more info will be coming to you soon about that. We […]

Caucus Statement on Transgender Day of Remembrance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 20, 2020 DELRAY BEACH FL – Today is Transgender Day of Remembrance, a day to honor the memory of those who lost their lives to anti-transgender prejudice. According to the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), at least 37 transgender people are known to have been murdered in the United States in 2020 – […]

Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus on President-Elect Biden’s Victory

November 7, 2020 Delray Beach — Stephen Gaskill, President of the Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus, issued the following statement on the confirmation that Joe Biden has become President-Elect of the United States: “At last, we have confirmation of what we’ve known since Election Day: Joe Biden is the President-Elect of the United States. Once again, […]

Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus Statement on Election Results

November 4, 2020 Delray Beach, FL — Stephen Gaskill, president of the Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus, issued the following statement on the results of the 2020 General Election: “Florida is heartbreaking. As the sun rises on the day after the election, a tough reality is that the time, effort, and money Democrats put in to […]

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, […]

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