Lori Berman

It Was a Very Good Week for Democrats in Florida

Florida Democrats saw the largest vote share for any Democrat in the state in over a decade this week with the victory of Senator-elect Lori Berman in the SD 31 Special Election. Following her victory, GOP Congressman Dennis Ross announced his retirement, giving Democrats new hope to win another open congressional seat, while a new poll shows Senator Bill Nelson with a six-point lead over Rick Scott. In the same week, yet another Democrat, Annisa Karim of Collier County, announced her candidacy for Congress.

Club Donkey Democrat

Come Hear From FSW College Democrats at Next Meeting of the Collier County Democratic Club

Autumn Crosely and Kai Williams of Florida SouthWestern State College will be the guest speakers at this month’s meeting of the Collier County Democratic Club. Autumn and Kai will be discussing the FSW Democrats including the club’s goals. They also will report on their recent trip to Washington, D.C. The meeting is April 16. It begins at 6 p.m.

Rep. Vern Buchanan

Florida Rep. Vern Buchanan Helps Himself Get Richer With Tax Bill

A new report from the Associated Press details how Congressman Vern Buchanan helped “craft” the tax law to make himself even wealthier, providing even further evidence how the GOP tax law stands to benefit the top 1 per cent, not hard working Florida families. The article shows Buchanan, already worth at least $80 million, will get a bigger tax break under the GOP tax law.

Guns Greed and the NRA

Scenes From the Democratic Party Fundraiser and Screening of ‘Guns, Greed and the NRA’

On March 29, 2018, dozens of Democrats gathered at a special dinner and fundraiser at Bill’s Steak and Seafood Restaurant Restaurant in Naples for a screening of the documentary “Making A Killing: Guns, Greed and the NRA.” It was an opportunity for Democrats to mingle and to learn more about the threat of gun violence in America. The event sold out well in advance. Check out this video for scenes form the event.