Tag: elections

VADC Meeting – Guest, Supervisor of Elections Ron Turner – Vote-By-Mail

Even before the pandemic, voting by mail here in Sarasota County was by far the preferred method of voting. Supervisor of Elections Ron Turner will explain how our Vote-By-Mail system is safe, secure and ready to determine the winners in this year’s General Election. From how many stamps you need to how to register to…

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FUNDRAISER: Dragging Out The Vote for David Fairey

The Stonewall Democratic Caucus of Sarasota County and the Manatee LGBTQ Caucus invite you to join local drag queens, Beneva Fruitville and Genesis Glamoura, as we celebrate the LGBTQ+ community, and David Fairey’s campaign for State House, District 73. We will also be joined by Representative-elect Michele Rayner-Goolsby, and Chris Gilbert for Manatee County Commission…

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Environmental Caucus Meeting- Margaret Good and Legislating Climate Change

Join the Environmental Caucus of Sarasota County Democrats, on Monday, September 14th for an environmental discussion with Representative Margaret Good. There, you will have the opportunity to hear from and interact directly with Margaret Good. During this event, Margaret will discuss why climate change is a top priority, how she has fought for our environment…

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Democratic Club of Sarasota- Meet the Candidates for FL House and Senate

Join us on September 12th to meet our Florida Democratic House and Senate candidates. Learn about their platforms, campaign strategies, and how you can help them win in November. The panel will be moderated by former Democratic Club of Sarasota President Nancy Feehan. As we continue to cope with COVID-19, the meeting will be held using…

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A Conversation with Terry Turner, Candidate for Sarasota City Commission, District 2

Join us for conversation with Terry Turner, candidate for Sarasota City Commission, District 2. The primary is over. Terry’s in the general election and is interested in talking with you about your concerns and issues that are important to YOU. The registration link is below. https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMocuGgrjIpH9aKf_AhwHs0lc8nOhh8QKH9

Sarasota County Democratic Veterans Caucus – Guest Speaker, Phil Giorno- President of FL Dem Vets Caucus

GUEST SPEAKER, PHIL GIORNO, PRESIDENT of the DEMOCRATIC VETERANS CAUCUS OF FLORIDA. Register Here: https://www.mobilize.us/sarasotacountydec/event/295414/     Come and join the Sarasota County Democratic Veterans Caucus for our monthly meeting each 3rd Monday. All events will be held on Zoom for the foreseeable future. This event is open to all Active Military, Veterans, families, and…

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SCDJC – “Nosh and Knowledge” – The Justice Department as a Political Weapon

The Sarasota County Democratic Jewish Caucus presents, in it’s “Nosh and Knowledge” series, a talk by Robert Gary, JD, LLM and Gary Massel, Ph.D. There will be discussion following the talk with ample time for questions. Register for Zoom link here: https://www.mobilize.us/sarasotacountydec/event/291705/

ENGLEWOOD CAR CARAVAN FOR SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATES

Come join the fun! We will be riding thru two Englewood events (Car Show & Farmer’s Market) at 20-25 mph promoting our school board candidates, David Graham and Tom Edwards. Car decorations will be provided. Saturday: Car Show – gather at Big Lots parking lot at 3:45 pm, drive to Dearborn St via Old Englewood…

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All Four Sarasota School Board Candidates Virtual Forum

Register for the Zoom Meeting Here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAuce2pqTsqG9Rve9cnTOG5XIya2EOIUba0%20 All four Sarasota School Board Candidates- -District 2 candidates, Karen Rose and David Graham -District 3 candidates, Tom Edwards and Eric Robinson will discuss the critical issues facing Sarasota Public Schools now and in the years ahead.  This is the first time all four candidates can be heard…

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Sarasota County Democratic Veterans Caucus – Meet the Candidates – Zoom

  All Veteran, Active Military, Friends and Families of Veterans are welcome to attend! Mark Pienkos, Candidate for County Commission #1; Cory Hutchison, Candidate for County Commission #3; and Alice White, Candidate for County Commission #5 will be speaking about their platform and ideas for serving the community on the Sarasota County Commission Board. RSVP…

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Caravaning for School Board candidates!

Twice a day at 12:45pm and 5:45pm, we will meet in a different part of Sarasota County, then ride in a caravan in high visibility areas to promote our school board candidates. Car decorations will be provided. Contact Monica Balicki if you have any questions! mjbalicki@yahoo.com 248-225-7637 North Side of Sarasota: https://www.mobilize.us/sarasotacountydec/event/290801/ East Side of…

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Englewood ENVIRONMENT Town Hall with Alice White

Hands Across the Water President Samantha Gentrup moderates a Town Hall with Dr. Steven Suau and Candidate Alice White, County Commissioner Dist 5. Ms. Gentrup is an educator and advocate focused on rectifying the current environmental disaster of toxic algae blooms occurring in the Gulf of Mexico.  Dr. Suau has long been involved in innovative…

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Political Partay Happy Hour – Jewish Caucus

RSVP HERE: https://www.mobilize.us/sarasotacountydec/event/281234/ Jewish caucus members are invited to socialize, share memories of their political involvements in the past and to show campaign memorabilia if they have some. Do you have memorabilia from past political campaigns? Pins, signs, t-shirts, or photos? Let’s have a Show and Tell. Come prepared to share a bit about your…

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Sarasota County Democratic Veterans Caucus

Click here for details on this Zoom meeting: https://www.mobilize.us/sarasotacountydec/event/272281/ Come and join the Sarasota County Democratic Veterans Caucus for our monthly meeting via Zoom. This event is open to all Active Military, Veterans, families, and advocates. Our Guest Speaker will be  Betsy Young, candidate for State Attorney. Betsy has a strong interest in the Veterans…

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CANCELLED – Trumping Justice, Truth, and Our Democracy

We will reschedule for a later date Does our President now have boundless powers?   What damage has he inflicted on our justice system?  Former U.S. Department of Justice attorney Robert Gary will speak on the implications of Harvard Attorney Allan Dershowitz’s outrageous assertion at the impeachment trial  that if a President believes he is indispensable…

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