CC Democratic Club reschedules Labor Day Picnic

CHARLOTTE COUNTY DEMOCRATIC CLUB IS HAVING A LABOR DAY REDO Date: Saturday, September 28th Time: 1:00 to 4:00 P.M. Where: Democratic Club Headquarters Sunnydell Plaza 3596 Tamiami Trail, Pt. Charlott Cost: $15…$10 if you’re under 18 Food: Grilled Hamburgers & Brats, Salad Beverages & More Come on out. Bring Family & family and friends and…

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Trump’s Rejection of Waiving Visas for Bahamian Evacuees is “Petty”

On September 9, Donald Trump dismissed the idea of granting the people of the Bahamas documentation waivers for various reasons including that the U.S. is “also recovering from the hurricane.” Terrie Rizzo, chair of the Florida Democratic Party, hit back: “Donald Trump’s hostility to granting temporary protection status and documentation waivers to the people of the Bahamas…

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A Peace Plan For A Safer America.

Editor’s note: The following update on initiatives by “March for our Lives” was submitted by Charlotte County Young Democrats Chair Daniel Schwarz Following the horrific shooting tragedies in El Paso and Dayton, it felt like our lawmakers were finally willing to strengthen our pathetically weak gun laws. Tough talk by President Trump and other elected…

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Florida 2020 Legislative Days

  New legislation for the 2020 Legislative session is being introduced in both Chambers of the Florida Legislature. You can find them here:  Florida House and Florida Senate.  Please feel free to make appointments with your representatives in local District offices this fall. Other documents you might find useful are bills we supported from 2019…

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Be Prepared for Hurricane Dorian

The National Hurricane Center predicts that Hurricane Dorian will make landfall in Florida as at least a Category 3 major storm. We are closely monitoring the path of the storm and have prepared some storm resources. Florida Democratic Party offices will close this afternoon in anticipation of Hurricane Dorian. Normal hours of operation will resume…

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Florida Democrats Respond to Donald Trump’s Attacks on Puerto Rico and Diverting Funds from FEMA

Florida Democrats slammed Trump after his recent attacks over Puerto Rico officials as Hurricane Dorian approaches the island, and his decision of redirecting money from FEMA to build his useless border wall. Congresswoman Val Demings sent a statement declaring: “There’s a storm approaching land that may kill American citizens and the President of the United States…

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