JUPITER, FL - The following is a statement from former U.S. Navy Lt. Commander and Congressional candidate Pam Keith in Florida’s 18th District, on news that President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the coronavirus:
MIAMI, FL. – Tonight, Dennis C. Moss, candidate for District 9 School Board seat released the following statement regarding the emergency complaint filed against Luisa Santos in the Circuit Court of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit in Miami-Dade County. The complaint requests a temporary injunction on Luisa Santos as a candidate for District 9 School Board. It is alleged that Santos is not a resident of the district.
MIAMI, FL. Today, the South Florida AFL-CIO (SFL AFL-CIO), the coalition of more than 40 local unions in Miami-Dade, Collier, and Monroe counties, announced that it has once again endorsed Debbie Mucarsel-Powell for Florida’s Congressional District 26 seat. The organization collectively represents more than 136,500 workers in the public sector, education, communications, first responders, transportation, construction, hospitality, and healthcare, among others.
JUPITER, FL - The Planned Parenthood Action Fund (PPAF) today endorsed former Navy Lt. Commander and Democratic candidate for Florida’s 18th District, Pam Keith. Keith, who would be the first Black woman veteran in Congress if elected, is a lifelong advocate for sexual and reproductive health and rights.
Washington, DC - United States Senator Elizabeth Warren said the following on Donald Trump's nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court:
Washington, D.C. – Twelve former State Attorneys General, including eight elected as Democrats, Robert Abrams, D, NY, George Jepsen, D, CT, Tony Troy, D, VA, Drew Ketterer D, ME, Chris Gorman D, KY Kentucky, Jerry Diamond D, VT, Drew Edmondson, D, OK, Peter Kilmartin D, RI, Jahna Lindemuth, Independent, AK Betty Montgomery R, OH, Jerry Kilgore R, VA, and Tom Corbett, R, and former Governor, PA have newly endorsed the "Keep Nine" Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
ORLANDO, FL – Rep. Demings (FL-10) has joined U.S. Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) and Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) and a coalition of grassroots groups to introduce a bold plan for economic renewal known as the Agenda to Transform, Heal, and Renew by Investing in a Vibrant Economy, or THRIVE Agenda.
Hollywood, FL, – The Caribbean Democratic Caucus of Florida, Inc. and the South AsianAmerican Democratic Caucus (SAADC) are combining their resources to deliver the win for former Vice President Joe Biden and Senator Kamala Harris in the 2020 presidential election. The initiative will launch on Thursday, September 10, 2020, followed by a Zoom-based fundraiser on Sunday, September 20, 2020, 4-6p.m. The two organizations have a history of advocacy in the political arena, and will pool their resources, experience, and strong grassroots connections to elect Biden and Harris.
On Wednesday, Biden for President Senior Advisor and Chief of Staff to Senator Kamala Harris Karine Jean-Pierre participated in several interviews with prominent Haitian radio programs in Miami-Dade, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, and Broward counties. Jean-Pierre, the campaign's highest ranking Haitian-American staffer, addressed key issues to the Haitian community, including Joe Biden and Kamala Harris’ COVID-19 recovery plans, legislative immigration reform, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), and family reunification.
MIAMI-DADE, FL: The Miami-Dade Democratic Party unanimously passed a resolution at its General Body meeting on September 15th calling on Miami-Dade County to dramatically expand voting opportunities. The resolution was sponsored by the Miami-Dade Democratic Party’s General Counsel, Marc Burton.
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MIAMI, FL – Today, Transportation Workers Local 291 (TWU Local 291), the union of more than 2,600 Miami-Dade County transportation workers in bus and rail, announced its endorsement of Daniella Levine-Cava for Miami-Dade County Mayor. Leadership cites Levine Cava’s comprehensive plan and bold vision for transportation expansion, connectivity, and operations as leading driver behind their support.