Archive for the ‘State Issues’ Category

Florida Democrats Launch “Drag Yourself to the Polls” Initiative to Encourage LGBTQ+ and Youth Voting

TALLAHASSEE — On Tuesday, The Florida Democratic Party announced that they are launching a “Drag Yourself to the Polls” Initiative with videos from drag queens to encourage Floridians to vote early, vote-by-mail, and vote for Democrats all the way down the ballot. The drag queens included are Brita Filter, LaGanja Estranja, Willam Belli, all of […]

National Coming OUT Days of Action

This year, Equality Florida Action PAC, the Human Rights Campaign, SAVE Action PAC, and the Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus are partnering together to host a weekend of action to celebrate National Coming OUT Day. We are calling on our community to join us in supporting LGBTQ and pro-equality candidates who will fight for pro-equality policies […]

2020 Get Out the Vote

Our LGBTQ Vote Center with the Biden-Harris campaign is open in Wilton Manors! The LGBTQ Vote Center is a distribution point and information source for Democratic campaigns in Broward County, from the Biden-Harris presidential ticket through down-ballot races. If you’re in South Florida, make an appointment to swing by and find out how you can […]

LGBTQ Vote Center Opens in Wilton Manors, Sponsored by Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus with the Biden-Harris Campaign

Mayor Dean Trantalis, Mayor Tom Green, Biden-Harris Florida LGBTQ Outreach Director Ella Coffee, HD-93 Candidate Linda Thompson Gonzalez to Participate The Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus opens its Democratic Vote Center in Wilton Manors on Thursday, October 8 at 4:30pm. The center has the support of the Biden-Harris campaign, and this opening event will feature Fort […]

LGBTQ+ Democrats Denounce Amy Coney Barrett’s Anti-LGBTQ Record

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 26, 2020 DELRAY BEACH, FL – President Trump is announcing today that he has selected Amy Coney Barrett to fill Justice Ginsberg’s seat on the U.S. Supreme Court. Barrett has a long history of anti-LGBTQ stances and she presents a clear and present danger to LGBTQ equality. Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus […]

Watch Live: It’s In Your Hands, Our 2020 Summer Conference

Welcome to the Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus’s first-ever virtual Summer Conference, It’s In Your Hands, featuring an exciting lineup of national, state and local Democratic and LGBTQ leaders. While there is no registration fee for this conference, will you chip in to fund our 2020 GOTV efforts? We will be turning out the LGBTQ community […]

Program Announcement: Summer Conference of the Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus

FLORIDA LGBTQ+ DEMOCRATIC CAUCUS ANNOUNCES PROGRAM FOR ITS FIRST-EVER VIRTUAL CONFERENCE ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 National Keynote Speaker Pete Buttigieg, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Rep. Ted Deutch, Mayor Dean Trantalis, Mayor Jane Castor, State Rep. Carlos Guillermo Smith and State Rep. Jennifer Webb Join Lineup Biden Campaign, Florida Democratic Party, Congressional Candidates, LGBTQ State Legislative […]

Pete Buttigieg to Keynote Summer Conference of the Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus

Caucus’ First-Ever Virtual Conference Will Broadcast Online September 12 DELRAY BEACH FL — Former presidential candidate Mayor Pete Buttigieg will provide the National Keynote to the 2020 Summer Conference of the Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus. Themed It’s In Your Hands, the conference will be broadcast online Saturday, September 12 from 10am to 2pm ET and […]

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, […]

Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus Congratulates Its Endorsed Candidates

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 18, 2020 DELRAY BEACH, FL – The Florida LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus congratulates its endorsed candidates who won their primaries or advanced to the general election in November: Shevrin Jones, Florida Senate, District 35 Angie Nixon, Florida House, District 14 Omari Hardy, Florida House, District 88 Michele Rayner, Florida House, District 70 […]

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