Entries by Seth Platt

Senator Cory Booker to Speak at Florida Dems 2016 Leadership Blue Gala in Hollywood, FL

Florida Democratic Party Chair Allison Tant announced that New Jersey Senator Cory Booker will speak at the 2016 Leadership Blue Gala on June 18th in Hollywood, Florida. Additional speakers and planning details will follow in the coming weeks. Senator Cory Booker said, “I’m excited to join Florida Democrats at this year’s Leadership Blue Gala. As the largest swing […]

Broward Democrats May Meeting Recap

Broward Democrats, The Broward Democratic Party held an exciting and informative monthly meeting on May 17th. Thank you to everyone who attended. BDP hosted three excellent speakers focusing on important issues in our community, and how we can TAKE ACTION to make a difference. SEIU Political Director Marcus Dixon spoke about the importance of “Ban […]

FDP Announces 2016 Democratic National Convention Delegation

Congratulations to all the Broward Democrats elected to be Delegates to the National Convention! We know you will represent Broward County and the Democratic party well. Today, the Florida Democratic Party announced the finalized 2016 Democratic National Convention delegation. Following the completion of today’s delegate selection process, Florida Democratic Party Chair Allison Tant made the following statement: “We’re […]

National Convention and Delegate Election Information

2016 Democratic National Convention The 2016 Democratic National Convention will be held the week of July 25th – 28th in Philadelphia, PA. The process to select Florida’s delegates to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, PA will work as follows: 1. The results of Florida’s March 15, 2016 presidential primary election will be used to […]

FL DEMS FACT SHEET: Affordable Care Act’s Impact in Florida

Health Care Accomplishments in Florida After Health Reform: Improved Access to Care Lowers the uninsured rate. Gallup recently estimated that the uninsured rate in Florida in 2015 was 15.7 percent, down from 22.1 percent in 2013. Prohibits coverage denials and reduced benefits, protecting as many as 7,838,642 Floridians who have some type of pre-existing health […]

Apply to be a Delegate at the Democratic National Convention

Broward Democrats, The deadline to apply to run as a delegate to the Democratic National Convention is approaching! There is still time to participate! If you would like to take part in Florida’s 2016 National Convention Delegate Selection Process, you must complete the 2016 “District Level Delegate Filing Form” and return it to the Florida […]