“Everglades Restoration…” Really?

A Rest Stop Monument Marks what Might Have Been, instead of What Really Is Next time you find yourself on Alligator Alley, a.k.a. I-75, take the exit at Mile 35 for the Broward County rest stop, where passing day trippers, tourists, and truckers can see the exhibit chronicling Everglades restoration. The display, which includes interactive…

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Charlotte County Women attend Equity Lunch

Each year many Women’s organizations, headed by the League of Women Voters, sponsor a luncheon in honor of the national holiday celebrating the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, giving Women the Right to Vote! This year the 98th anniversary was celebrated. Eight members of the Democratic Women’s Club of Charlotte County…

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DeSoto considers Mosaic mediation today

Phosphate mining’s evolution in DeSoto County rolls into this week. County commissioners today will receive choices on a request by Mosaic Fertilizer to possibly settle a dispute. Commissioners in July denied Mosaic a rezoning of 14,050 acres of farmland to industrial mining. The 4-1 denial vote on July 25 stunned mining advocates and thrilled its…

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Voter outreach gains momentum

By Jake Burbach, Charlotte Dems community organizer Hello Charlotte County Democrats! The past ten days have been very effective in our voter outreach and canvassing efforts; we have reached over 750 doors and collected 54 vote-by-mail cards. This is a fantastic start! By engaging our fellow community members in meaningful discussions about the issues that matter…

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Introducing our new community organizer, Jake Burbach

  Hi all, my name is Jake Burbach, I am a community organizer for the Florida Democratic Party, and I will be working in Charlotte County through the November elections. The purpose of my job is to recruit, train, and to continually mobilize volunteers. The FDP has taken notice of the energy, and passion for…

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Doughnuts, Coffee, and Canvassing!

Turning out Democrats to knock on doors!   SIGN UP NOW! Saturday, Aug. 25, 11:30AM-2:30PM   Where Charlotte County Democrats 3596 Tamiami Trl #202 Port Charlotte, FL 33952 Bring all your friends to socialize, enjoy doughnuts/coffee, and knock on doors! This is crucial to getting Democrats elected up and down the ballot! SIGN UP NOW!…

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