Archive for the ‘Community Events’ Category

Virtual Meeting with Commissioner Dianne Williams-Cox

Join the Capital Equality Democratic Caucus for a Virtual Meeting featuring one of Tallahassee’s city commissioners, Dianne Williams-Cox! Log on to Zoom and join us to hear more about Dianne’s perspectives on issues important to residents of Tallahassee. Dianne will also discuss the recent launch of her campaign for re-election. The event will stream live […]

SUNDAY: Tallahassee Day of Action for Trans Youth

Republicans in the Florida Legislature successfully implemented a last-ditch effort to pass the Trans Sports Ban in the House and Senate. This anti-LGBTQ legislation will now move to Governor DeSantis to be signed into law. Equality Florida is holding Virtual Days of Action in which you can take action to encourage Governor DeSantis to veto […]

April Membership Meeting and Legislative Update

With the second half of Florida’s legislative session underway, several initiatives that threaten the well-being of LGBTQ+ Floridians continue to advance through the process. Here are a few bills to watch: HB 545 / SB 410: Oppose Limiting Access to Sex/HIV Education Last Action: 4/2/2021 House – Added to Education & Employment Committee agenda HB 1465 […]

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 […]

Save the Date: 2021 Winter Conference

March 6, 2021 | 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM ET | Virtual Event Our 2021 Winter Conference is right around the corner and it will be a fully virtual event. Be on the lookout for more info on our lineup of exciting speakers and panels that will get us ready to support President Biden’s pro-equality […]

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, […]

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 […]

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