Author Archives: Ken Hirsch

13 Jul
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Sebastian’s 4th of July Freedom Festival

Democrats of Indian River had a fantastic time participating in the City of Sebastian’s 4th of July Freedom Festival. Proud Democrats marched in the parade and hosted a booth at Riverside Park. Our volunteers engaged with voters from across the county, ...

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13 Jul
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Primary Election Update

Check your mailbox! This week, the Indian River Supervisor of Elections began mailing of Vote-By-Mail ballots for the August 20 Primary Election. It’s not too late to request to vote-by-mail. The Primary Election Mail Ballot Request Deadline is August 8 ...

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13 Jul
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Senate Candidate Debbie Mucarsel-Powell

Last week, the Debbie Murcarsel-Powell campaign hosted a Meet & Greet event with Indian River County Democrat leaders. This was a great opportunity to meet Debbie, who came to the U.S. from South America at a young age, fleeing violence and ...

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13 Jul
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Voter Registration

Republicans have used every dirty trick in the book to suppress votes in Florida. From enhancing criminal penalties and fines for those who assist Floridians in registering to vote, to canceling millions of vote-by-mail requests and created extra restrictions on drop boxes, Desantis and ...

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13 Jul
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Veterans for Biden-Harris

Biden-Harris 2024 has just launched Veterans and Military Families for Biden-Harris, a national organizing program to engage and mobilize millions of veterans and military families across the country. First Lady Jill Biden kicked off the coalition launch with and event in Florida ...

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06 Jul
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We Need Truthful Leadership!

Monday’s Supreme Court ruling in Trump v. United States is deeply concerning and sets a dangerous precedent. Conservative justices, appointed in part by Donald Trump, have eliminated a crucial safeguard as Trump continues towards authoritarian rule. This ruling facilitates Trump’s stated ...

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06 Jul
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President Biden Rallies in NC

Last week, President Biden delivered a strong and forceful speech in North Carolina, energizing a fired-up crowd. He made it clear that this election boils down to a fundamental choice: Biden believes in honesty, decency, and treating people with respect, ...

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06 Jul
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Ghost Candidates

In Indian River County, ‘ghost candidates’ are robbing tens of thousands of voters of their choices by exploiting loopholes to avoid fees and signature requirements, ensuring their names never appear on ballots. Despite their low visibility after qualifying, their mere ...

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06 Jul
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Book Banning Book Banned

The Indian River County School Board recently sparked national attention by banning the book “Ban This Book.” Jennifer Pippin, president of the local Moms for Liberty chapter, led the effort to ban the book citing concerns over sexual content. However, ...

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06 Jul
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Florida Youth Summit

College Dems, High School Dems, and FL Young Dems are hosting the Youth Summit in Orlando, Florida on July 12th and 13th as we come together to empower and engage the next generation of Democratic leaders. This event will feature workshops, panel discussions, and networking opportunities ...

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