SARASOTA COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY RESOLUTION ON CELERY FIELDS LAND SALES

SARASOTA COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY RESOLUTION ON CELERY FIELDS LAND SALES   Whereas the Celery Fields is an internationally recognized bird sanctuary and wildlife habitat located on Palmer Road due east of Apex Road in Sarasota County, Whereas the Audubon Society has constructed a popular visitors’…

Sarasota County Democratic Party Resolution on President Donald Trump’s Muslim Ban

Whereas, the Sarasota County Democratic Party unequivocally repudiates the actions of the Trump administration in banning travel from seven predominantly Muslim countries, and we call upon President Trump to rescind his January 27 Executive Order immediately. This ban targeting specific Muslim-majority countries is illegal, immoral,…

News from your State Committee Representatives

News from your State Committee Representatives Mike Shlasko, Sarasota Democratic Party State Committeeman Mary Clupper, Sarasota Democratic Party State Committeewoman The holidays were a very busy time for your new State Committee representatives. From the day that we were elected on December 14 to the…

Sarasota County Democratic Party Sides with Neighborhood Residents on Siesta Promenade Concerns

  Sarasota County Democratic Party Sides with Neighborhood Residents on Siesta Promenade Concerns Kevin Griffith, Vice Chairman of the Sarasota County Democratic Party presented a major statement today to the Sarasota County Board of Commissioners on behalf of the Party related to the “Siesta Promenade”…

Keep Guns Out of Public Places

  The Fort Lauderdale airport shooting should be a wake-up call. We must keep guns out of public places like airports. But Greg Steube - our state senator - is pushing his bill, SB140, to do the opposite. It would allow the open carry of…

Florida Medical Marijuana Amendment Passes

Florida Medical Marijuana Amendment Passes: This amendment allows medical use of marijuana for individuals with debilitating medical conditions as determined by a licensed Florida physician. Now, the Legislature must determine the rules on how this process will work. The Florida Department of Health, Office of…